Posted On: 09/10/19 8:11 AM
After our inaugural rankings last spring, the staff at Prep Girls Hoops Ohio saw plenty of great basketball action this summer, including several of the best travel teams, along with a month of June full of high school hoops, and various events.
Over the next several weeks, we will take a look at some of the players who saw their ranking rise since the first release back in April. The next few days, a look at 2020 kids.
2020 rising guards/forwards part 2
Destiny Leo (Eastlake North) – Coming in at #8 on our 2020 rankings, this Cleveland State commit had a season to remember in 2018-2019. Destiny was the sole member of the Class of 2020 to be named to the Division 1 All-Ohio 1st team by the state’s writers. Leo averaged over 29 points and 8 rebounds a night for Eastlake North – who finished 25-2 on the year.
Nyam Thornton (Africentric Early College) – Another high school basketball season meant another state championship for Columbus Africentric. Nyam Thornton (pictured above - Photo Credit: Shane Flanigan - ThisWeek News) was certainly one of the key contributors for the Nubians’ title group. The athletic point guard comes in at #12 in