LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga., – The Elite Basketball Academy Super 64 Camp is designed to bring some of the nation’s top prospects together to compete and showcase their skills in front of BrandonClayScouting.com and OTRHoopsReport.com evaluators.
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Darius Lue #G9 (Tampa, Fla.), Seffner Christian/ Tampa Titans – 2017
Lue is a shooting guard with solid athleticism and size for the position. Standing at 6-foot-1 he has the ball handling skill to spotlight at the point guard position as well. At camp he showed good activity moving without the basketball to find scoring opportunities in the lane. He has a lot of potential to become a play creator in the mid-range especially when using the ball screen. Gaining strength and confidence will be important areas of development in upcoming months.
Nick Stuck #G7 (Lithia, Fla.), Newsome HS / Tampa Titans – 2017
The 6-1 point guard literally Stuck out at camp with his fundamental play and solid decision making. The Florida native showed his ability to both facilitate the action for his teammates or make a play for himself when the opportunity presented itself. His quick first step and knockdown shooting ability from the arc make him a tough cover for many defenders. In terms of complete players, Stuck ranked near the top of the camp roster with his performance this weekend. Continuing to develop a defensive presence will make Stuck a very recruitable athlete in upcoming months.
Reid Walker #G15 (Lithia, Fla.), Seffner Christian/ Tampa Titans – 2017
Walker is a wing forward who embraced the role of finishing on the interior this weekend. Standing at 6-3 his future will be playing facing the basket in upcoming years. However, it is not be understated how effective Walker was at gaining position in the lane finishing in traffic. Matching his paint presence on the offensive end was his ability to hit the spot up jumper. Walker is a multi-tooled player who can use his versatility to impact the game in a number of ways. Becoming more fluid with his ball handling and developing a more consistent arc on his shot will be areas of focus for Walker in future skill sessions.
Elite Basketball Academy Series
***Designed for evaluation purposes, these are great opportunities for upperclassmen and underclassmen alike to get valuable game broadcasts that can be sent to college coaches with a single email message. For underclassmen, it also serves as the gateway for prospects with remaining high school eligibility to play in front of our National Evaluators.
Jonathan Hemingway is a National Evaluator for the OTRHoopsReport. Hemingway serves on the Board of Selectors for the Naismith Trophy. also He is also the publisher of CoachHemi.com. He has been involved in the community since 1996 as a coach, camp director and evaluator. You can reach him via email at JonathanHemingway@PeachStateBasketball.com and follow him on twitter @JLHemingwayPSB