Posted On: 07/31/19 3:23 PM
With many of the Indiana teams traveling cross-country for different events during July's second "live" period, I remained in the Midwest and attended USJN's Midwest Summer Showcase in Westfield July 21st & 22nd, and then went to Cincinnati for Certified Basketball's The Finale on July 23rd and 24th. I saw several teams from Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, and Illinois, but below is a look at the first eight of sixteen 2021 prospects specifically from Indiana who had nice performances when I was able to watch them.
Gracie Adams, 5-9 F, Lanesville H.S., Indiana Flight Grey/South 16U
I have seen Gracie play a number of times over the last couple of grassroots seasons, and the show she put on last Monday was impressive. Gracie scored 29 points in a number of different ways, to help her Flight team blow past a very solid Truth team from the Chicagoland area. Gracie is a fairly strong, physical, and quietly tough forward who can play in the mid-post or around the perimeter. In this game, she did a lot of damage inside of 15-feet, attacking the defense off the dribble, and finishing around the basket or at the free throw line. She plays with