Posted On: 05/24/22 10:47 AM

Prep Hoops Missouri takes a look at some of the top underclassmen who were in action at last weekend’s Arch Elite Showcase at the Center of St. Louis Sports. The event was presented by Premier Hoops.


Iziah Purvey Iziah Purvey 6'4" | PF Webster Groves | 2024 State MO (JRock Ballers 17U): The 6’4" 2024 forward from Webster Groves was a matchup nightmare with his strength and overall skill set. In the one game I watched him, he scored 18 points in one half and he did it in a variety of ways. The big lefty was creating off the dribble to hit mid-range jumpers, knocking down 3-pointers off the pick and pop and using his nifty footwork to outmaneuver bigger defender to score in the low post. He is just a bucket who is difficult to defend with his versatility.



Darrion Sutton (Hardwood Elite 17U): A very slender and talented 6’9" lefty with good length and a skill set that rivals most guards. He has slick handles and he uses them to tantalize defenders before blowing by them with his long stride. He

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