STATE CHAMPS! SCOUT TEAM: Summer basketball notebook >> UP hoopster heat index
Checking In With Some of The UP’s Best Boys Hoopsters
Foster Wonders (Iron Mountain 6-foot-5 Sr. G/F) — One of the top college prospects to ever come out of the UP, Wonders had a big spring on the recruiting trail, gathering offers from UW-Green Bay, Wright State, Miami (OH), Southern Illinois, South Dakota State, Toledo and Oakland University, and committed to SIU on Monday.
Kameron Karp (Marquette 6-0 Sr. G) — Best point guard in the UP, a complete playmaker and the epitome of a leader.
Justin Nelson (West Iron County 6-8 Sr. C) — Best big guy in the UP, monster in the middle.
Zach Carlson (Ishpeming Westwood 6-0 Jr. G) — Grit-laced, high-energy competitor, fearless floor general.
Jaden Borseth (Ewen-Trout Creek 6-3 Jr. G) — Top D4 college recruit in the UP, run-and-gun lethal weapon.
Other crafty cagers from the UP to watch for this summer:
Rane Castor & Cam Ballard (Gladstone)
Ty Lotterman (Marquette)
Jake Kugler (Ishpeming)
Pablo Salgado (Houghton)
James Harnick (Gwinn)
Logan Parolini (Norway)
— SCOTT M. BURNSTEIN