Conference Preview

Posted On: 12/1/21 8:55 AM

The Garden State was hit with big news yesterday as Ziare Wells transferred from St. Benedict’s to Hillcrest Prep in Arizona. His move will be a loss for the Grey Bees, but they have a lot of talent on the perimeter. Junior  Ty-Laur Johnson Ty-Laur Johnson 6'1" | PG St. Benedict's | 2023 State #201 Nation NJ  returns to run the show and is one of the top floor generals in New Jersey.

The 6’0 point guard excels at pushing the tempo and knows how to get his teammates involved. Johnson is a skilled passer and can finish in a variety of ways around the rim. He is complimented nicely by  Everton Browne Everton Browne 6'0" | PG St. Benedict's | 2022 State NJ , who provides St. Benedict’s with a knockdown shooter in the backcourt, along with a secondary ball-handler.

Newcomers  Omarion Jett-Dobbs Omarion Jett-Dobbs 6'2" | CG St. Benedict's | 2022 State NJ and Jalijah Grant will be key contributors for the Grey Bees on the perimeter as they provide the team with different skillsets. The former is a tough on-ball defender, who can also attack the basket with a purpose. Grant is a good shooter as he has a nice release on his jumper and can knock down jumpers in bunches.

Sophomore  Khalid Bakare Khalid Bakare 6'5" | SG St. Benedict’s | 2024 State NJ is a name to watch as he should get more minutes on the perimeter. The 6’6 wing

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