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AthElite Memorial Day Challenge: 17u Players To Watch

Owensboro, Kentucky will be the site for over 100 high-level basketball games this weekend. Teams from Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Ohio, Kansas, Arkansas, and Tennessee will be on display at the Owensboro Convention Center for the AthElite Memorial Day Challenge on May 28th-29th. With championship rings up for grabs, teams will bring their best to battle it out at the state of the art facility.

Top players from the classes of 2030 up through 2022 will be on display all weekend long. Here are 20 players to watch for in the 17u Boys Division.


Gerard Thomas - SI Select 17u

6'2" Guard

Jack McCune - SI Select 17u

6'5" Forward

Cole Nichols - SI Select 17u