Posted On: 09/8/19 2:32 PM
Coming in as the #4 ranked player in the 2020 Class, DePaul-bound Darrione Rogers is as electric as they come. This summer the First Team All-Stater showed once again why she is one of the most dominant players in Illinois.
When asked about this past AAU season, Darrione said “I think this AAU season was the best one I’ve had throughout my whole career, for a number of reasons. The team I played with (Mac Irvin Fire) was an amazing group on and off the court. We pushed each other to be one of the top teams in the country, and we all believed in one another. Also, my coach, Mac, had a major part of my accomplishments this summer. He allowed me to play my style of basketball and trusted me as a player.”
The 5’11’’ Guard from Lake Park is a natural scorer at all levels. Her ability to knock down shots from deep, both off the dribble and spotting up, is as good as anyone in the area. When driving the ball, she uses a great combination of strength and control to take advantage of any and all defenders.
I asked Darrione what she saw as the