Posted On: 04/5/19 10:18 PM
Kansas Elite 17U puts two teams on the floor that includes players from Missouri as well as Kansas. Some were fortunate to enjoy appearances in state tournaments this past year. While experienced at the varsity level, some will have more opportunity to shine next year due to graduation. Here's a look at some of the Kansas team members.
Sophie Reed, 2020, 5'10", SG/F -- The Olathe South guard makes strong and consistent use of head and shoulder fakes to get to the basket from either side off the dribble drive. She is able to finish athletically with either hand and has shown strong inside post up ability. She also has the speed in transition to get her easy baskets. Her threat to drive is especially effective given her three point range. Defensively her hand speed, quickness, and ability to anticipate enable her to jump passing lanes, work over ball handlers, and challenge and block shots.
Dani Winslow, 2020, 6'1", C/F -- The Olathe South post is hard to type fit because she has a diverse talent set and is able to play every position. The Missouri State bound, KBCA 6A first team all-state player is also rated on GirlzHoops a