Rick Bolus' High Potential® Basketball Recruiting Service, Inc.
 
Boys ~ December 2008 Edition
 
 
Including January-February 2009 Updates
 

Illinois Preseason Positioner

NAMEHTCLASS  POS   SCHOOL
Top 12
Brandon Paul 6-3    Sr CG Gurnee Warren Twp. (Illinois)
Jereme Richmond 6-7    Jr WF Waukegan (Illinois)
Mike Shaw 6-8    So PF Chicago DeLaSalle Institute
Chris Colvin 6-2    Sr PG Chicago Whitney Young
Diamond Taylor 6-3    Sr CG Bolingbrook (Wisconsin)
Joe Bertrand 6-5    Sr CG Sterling (Illinois)
Crandall Head 6-3    Jr 2G Chicago Crane (Illinois)
Donovine Stewart 6-0    So PG Bartonville Limestone
Lenzelle Smith 6-3    Jr SM Zion Zion-Benton (Ohio State)
Anthony Johnson 6-3    Jr 2G Chicago Whitney Young (Purdue)
Meyers Leonard 6-10    Jr C Robinson (Illinois)
Jack Cooley 6-9    Sr C-F Glenview Glenbrook South (Notre Dame)
Top Player On The Rise
+Angus Brandt 6-9    Sr F-C Lake Forest Academy
Second 12
Wayne Blackshear 6-5    So WF Chicago Curie
Marcus Jordan 6-3    Sr 2G Chicago Whitney Young
Matt Vogrich 6-4    Sr 2G Lake Forest (Michigan)
Jordan Prosser 6-8    Sr C-F Eureka (Bradley)
Nik Garcia 6-4    Sr SM Evanston
Darius Smith 6-2    Sr PG Chicago Marshall
Cully Payne 6-0    Sr PG Schaumburg (Alabama)
Drew Crawford 6-5    Sr SM Naperville Central (Northwestern)
2Eric Dragicevich 6-6    Jr SM Northbrook Glenbrook North
Alexi Rossi 6-5    Jr SM Winnetka New Trier
Ryan Boatright 5-10    So PG Aurora East
Brandon Spearman 6-3    Jr WF Chicago Simeon
Second Player On The Rise
+Michael Haynes 6-6    Sr PF Chicago Fenger
The Next 25 Best
(Listed alphabetically)
David Brown 6-3    Sr 2G Rockton Hononegah (Western Michigan)
Stanford Brown 6-7    Sr PF Chicago Whitney Young (Lamar)
Ben Brust 6-2    Jr 2G Mundelein
Paul Bunch 6-9    Jr C Chicago North Lawndale
3Brian Conway 6-3    Sr SM Chicago Hts. Bloom Twp. (Northern Iowa)
D.J. Cooper 5-9    Sr PG South Holland Seton Academy (Ohio U)
Davaris Daniels 6-2    So 2G Vernon Hills
Lavonte Dority 6-0    Jr PG Chicago Foreman
Antonio Drummond    5-10    Fr PG Peoria Central
Dyricus Edwards 6-1    Sr PG Washington
Seth Evans 6-0    Sr PG Seneca (Wisconsin-Green Bay)
1Terrence Johnson 6-0    Sr PG Chicago St. Rita (Illinois State)
Isiah Jones 6-1    Jr CG Mounds Meridian
Mike McCall 6-0    Jr PG Chicago Foreman
Deandre McCamey 6-1    Jr PG Westchester St. Joseph
Jonathan Mills 6-5    Sr CF Chicago North Lawndale
Colin Nickerson 6-3    Sr 2G Waukegan (Fairfield)
Anton Nixon 6-5    Sr WF South Holland Seton Acad. (Northern Illinois)
Shaun Pratt 6-7    Sr PF Oak Lawn Richards (Eastern Illinois)
D'Mitri Riggs 6-2    Sr CG Bloomington
Luke Scarlata 6-7    Sr PF Berwyn Morton West
Reggie Smith 6-0    Jr CG Harvey Thornton
Ahmad Starks 5-8    Jr PG Chicago Whitney Young (Oregon State)
Zeke Upshaw 6-5    Sr SM Chicago University Lab (Illinois State)
Marcus Yarbrough 6-7    Sr C Zion Zion-Benton (Tennessee State)
Other Signees of Note
(Listed alphabetically)
+Mike Black 6-0    Sr PG Oak Park Fenwick (North Florida)
Chris Eversley 6-5    Sr WF Chicago Walter Payton (Rice)
Louis Green 6-8    Sr C Westchester St. Joseph (Illinois-Chicago)
James Kinney 6-0    Sr PG Champaign Centennial (Ohio U)
Conrad Krutwig 6-6    Sr C-F Algonquin Jacobs (South Dakota)
+Dani Lopez 6-9    Sr C South Elgin (Sacramento State)
Derrick Needham 5-1l   Sr PG Chicago DeLaSalle (Fairfield)
David Smith 6-3    Sr 2G Lake Forest Academy (Drake)
Troy Snyder 6-5    Sr WF Bolingbrook (Wisconsin-GreenBay)
4Stephen Walker 6-5    Sr PF Crete Crete-Monee (Northern Illinois)
+Nick Washburn 6-8    Sr PF Mahomet Mahomet-Seymour (Hillsdale)
Eric Wilde 6-5    Sr 2G Downers Grove South (Army)

 

+ denotes first time listed in 2008-09 newsletters


 

January 2009 Newsletter Update


1Terrence Johnson transfers to Chicago North Lawndale, IL


 

February 2009 Newsletter Updates


2It's Alex Dragicevich


3Brian Conway is no longer playing for Chicago Hts. Bloom Twp. IL


4Stephen Walker is now at Chicago Simeon, IL


 

 

PREPHOOPS Note:  Rick Bolus player rankings are based on college potential and players can move up or down in rankings over a period of time.


 

Player Rankings are provided by Rick Bolus bolus@insightbb.com

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