Posted On: 05/22/22 9:08 PM

I spent the second day of my trip to Daytona watching 16u action and found myself impressed with a number of prospects. Below I’ve listed the rising juniors I think showed great upside.

6’0 Jermaine Council  Guard
This weekend Jermaine Council put the state of Florida on notice and made a name for himself on the Prep Hoops circuit. Council walked into this weekend unknown to many scouts.

He burst onto the scene with his opening game dropping an astounding 30 points. The shifty guard shot the ball well, got to the paint and finished tough layups with both hands against a tough AOI squad. The Ball 4 Lyfe guard also played up for their 17u squad. He boasts a muscular frame and proved to be a strong defender. I will be looking for this guard to make large strides in his stock this summer.

6’3 Trevor Gillis Guard
Gillis had dominate performances all weekend, a  physical player with a solid frame that can flat out shoot the ball. He rebounded well as a guard, boxed out every time a shot went up and was a physical

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