ESPN Announces Updated National Rankings
ESPN updated their national prospect rankings in the classes of 2019, 2020 and, 2021 on Wednesday and as usual, New England was well represented.
The ESPN 100 of 2019 featured eight local products beginning with the Brewster Academy trio of Jalen Lecque (34), Alonzo Gaffney (35), and Kai Jones (49). Putnam Science Academy alum Akok Akok checks in at 57 while MacDuffie guard James Bouknight and Woodstock Academy big man Tre Mitchell both made jumps to 65 and 73 respectively. St. Andrew's guard Brycen Goodine held firm in the top 75 while Northfield Mount Hermon forward Chris Ledlum made his debut at 93 overall.
Brewster Academy's Terrence Clarke remains a top three national prospect in the ESPN 25 of 2021 and he isn't the only familiar name on the list as former MacDuffie big man Frank Kepnang, who is now at the Westtown School in Pennsylvania, made his debut at number 19.