BrandonClayScouting: Player Card – Tre Jones

The stage was set for class of 2018 guard Tre Jones of Apple Valley, Minn., to show and prove. *Jenny Johnston / USA Basketball

The stage was set for class of 2018 guard Tre Jones of Apple Valley, Minn., to show and prove.
*Jenny Johnston / USA Basketball


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COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - October 3: USA Basketball MJNT October Minicamp at the US Olympic Training Center on October 3, 2015 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Photo by Bart Young/USAB)

(Photo by Bart Young/USAB)

Tre Jones (Apple Valley, Minn.), Apple Valley HS / Howard Pulley
Height: 6′
Position: Point Guard
Committed College: Undecided
Star Grade:
5-star

 


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By: @JLHemingwayPSB & @BrandonClayPSB

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Date: October 4, 2015
Evaluator: Brandon Clay
Location: USA Basketball Mini-Camp (Colorado Springs, Colo.)

Jones was good again in this elite setting. He does a great job of playing his role. Make an extra pass to a teammate, hit the open jumper or help get a stop on defense: Jones does it all. He continues to grow and fill out as well.

Date: December 6, 2014
Evaluator: Brandon Clay
Location: Breakdown Classic (Minneapolis, Minn.)

Jones is starting to mature physically and has grown at least two if not three inches since we saw him last year. He’s finishing on the break and setting teammates up. His style right now reminds me a lot of Derryck Thornton (CA-16).

Date: December 7, 2013
Evaluator: Brandon Clay
Location: Breakdown Classic (Minneapolis, Minn.)

The fact that Jones saw any time in a game with 4,000 fans versus DeLaSalle is impressive. An eighth grader, he’s not a physically imposing prospect by any means but was effective in his minutes here playing both on and off the ball. The younger brother of Duke signee Tyus, he gets it honestly.

Highlights of Jones courtesy of BallisLife Midwest


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Staff-Pic-B-ClayBrandon Clay is the owner of Peach State Basketball, Inc., and BrandonClayScouting.com. He serves as the Executive Camp Director for the Elite Basketball Academy Camps. Clay is a McDonald’s All-American Game Selection Committee member. He also votes on the Naismith Trophy Men’s / Women’s College Player of the Year Academy and is the HS Boys / Girls All-American Team Board of Selectors Chairperson. He has been involved in the community since 2001. You can reach Clay at BrandonClay@PeachStateBasketball.com

Coach Hemi-100-100Jonathan 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