Posted On: 01/7/22 1:31 PM

The season is in full swing and has already had a ton of fabulous performances. While technically it’s still early, several players have stepped up to steal the spotlight. Perhaps the story of the year has been the emergence of young players. Several freshmen have not only contributed but have had an impact on their club. In this article, we take a look at our midseason impact freshmen. 

Chris Nwuli Chris Nwuli 6'7" | SF Bishop Gorman | 2025 State NV 6’6 SF Bishop Gorman 2025 (#2) - As good as Nwuli is, there was no way I thought he would have an impact this early on a loaded Gaels squad. I was wrong. Despite seeing limited minutes the freshman has been sensational. Nwuli is the epitome of the phrase "That’s what they look like" However he is much more than a physical specimen. He has impacted games with his defense, rebounding, and overall energy and effort, en route to exceeding the expectations put on him. 

Conner Sheets Conner Sheets 6'1" | CG Spanish Springs | 2025 State NV 6’1 CG Spanish Springs (#16) - IMO Kyle Penny is one of the best coaches in the state, so when he speaks highly about a freshman, I listen. Sheets has been that freshman for him this year. His skill

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