"Offers going out like candy on Halloween!" - Kurt Stubbs (JJ Huddle).
There may not be a better way to describe the number of kids who have received scholarships following the first of three live periods. With Division One schools now able to get out on the road, the levels of competitive spirit across the nation are running high as student-athletes attempt to show up and show out.
NEO Spotlight, along with a number of AAU clubs from the area, made the trip to Chicago this past weekend to soak in some of the action. Keep reading to see who from the area stood out along with a quick rewind back to the top stockrisers from June.
|Shaker Heights||James Madison|
|Bay||Fairmont State, Tiffin|
|Strongsville||Maryland Eastern Shore, Central State|
|Cornerstone Christian||Charles Southern|
Final: Shaker Heights - 64 Rhodes - 57
After 3: Shaker Heights - 48 Rhodes - 37 Danny Young Jr. gets a tough pullup jumper to drop just shy of the buzzer.
Halftime: Shaker Heights - 28 Rhodes - 27
After 1: Shaker Heights - 11 Rhodes - 10
Final: Cleveland Heights - 69 Brush - 64 Last game of the night is Shaker vs Rhodes, tipping off in about 20 minutes.