2017 G Ethan Linder of Wayne Trace High School has committed to the University of Findlay. He is the third prospect from Northwest Ohio in his class to commit to the area D2 program.
2017 F Rob Brown formerly of Bowsher High School has transferred to Walnut Hills High School in Cincinnati.
Former Start High School guard Deonte Henderson (2016) has committed to play at Mount San Antonio College (CA), a JUCO in southern California. Henderson was previously committed to play at Heidelberg University.
2017 PG Ethan Linder of Wayne Trace High School is one of the top floor generals in Ohio that not many have heard of to this point. After a strong summer playing with a talented Northwest Ohio Basketball Club on the AAU circuit, people are starting to take notice. Coming into his senior season Linder commented on his recruitment to this point saying, “everything is still wide open.” While he is still determining which visits to make, Findlay, IPFW, and Wright State are most involved along with a number of others.
2018 F Vincent Williams of Toledo St. Johns High School has received an offer from Oakland University, his fifth offer to date.
The annual Hidden Gems Fall Showcase is set to take place once again at Thomas Worthington High School on the north side of Columbus, on Saturday, September 24th. Check in time is set for 11:00 a.m. with games set to tip around 12:00. The showcase is open to Grades 6th to 12th. Pricing is $70 for High School and $55 for Middle School. Over 15 college programs from all levels, D2 to JUCO have already RSVP’d with many more to follow. NBA players such as Jared Sullinger and Trey Burke have played in the event over the years, as well as dozens of others that went on to play at the D1 level.
For more information check out the Hidden Gems website: http://www.leaguelineup.com/miscinfo.asp?menuid=35&url=hiddengems&sid=102909956