Trailblazers Elite 16U forward Jeremiah Barnes.
WILMINGTON, DE - DMVelite made its first ever stop in Delaware last weekend, as Session III of the 2021 DMVelite Super Circuit took place at the impressive Chase Fieldhouse in Wilmington.
Here’s a look at some of the standouts from the 16U Division:
JEREMIAH BARNES, TRAILBLAZERS ELITE
The 6-foot-5 Gwynn Park (Md.) 2023 forward was dominant in a 57-35 win over Impact on Saturday, posting 19 points on 8-of-10 shooting while grabbing 8 rebounds and blocking 4 shots. He’s got an impressive blend of size and athleticism, and can defend effectively on the perimeter as well as on the block. He is averaging 12.2 points and 6.2 rebounds on the circuit.
CHALI TAYLOR, TRAILBLAZERS ELITE
The Sidwell Friends (DC) product was consistent all weekend, opening with 13 points and 11 rebounds in a 48-32 win over Maryland Movement Red, and following it with 14 points and 9 boards in a 57-35 win over Impact.
HAROLD TAYLOR, THE CITY ELITE
Taylor went off in a 68-58 win over NOVA Unified, posting 26 points on 6-of-11 shooting while going a perfect 12-for-12 from the free throw line. The DeMatha (Md.) 2023 guard has been The City’s most consistent offensive performer throughout the Super Circuit, averaging 16.1 points per game.
MARTIN SOMERVILLE, THE CITY ELITE
A 2024 guard from Georgetown Prep (Md.), Somerville was a key factor in The City’s 2-1 mark in Wilmington, posting 12 points per game.
PETER MANGAN, GERMANTOWN BASKETBALL CLUB
Mangan (Damascus 2023) impressed with his offensive efficiency all weekend. He opened with a game-high 16 points in a loss to Maryland Movement Black, followed it with 10 points on 4-of-5 shooting in a win over Team Shooters, and finished with 13 on 5-of-6 shooting in a tight 49-48 win over Germantown Basketball Club.
JACK MURPHY, NOVA 94 FEET ORANGE
The 6-foot-1 Murphy did a little bit of everything while helping NOVA 94 Feet to a 3-1 mark in Wilmington. The St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes (Va. ) guard led his team in scoring (8.0), assists (2.5) and steals (2.3), while finishing second in rebounding (3.5).
DEVIN BRACKENRIDGE, MARYLAND MOVEMENT BLACK
The Watkins Mill (Md.) 2023 guard was strong for Movement Black, averaging a team-high 13 points per game on 73 percent shooting from the field while also pulling down 5.7 rebounds and collecting 2 steals per game.
JAYCE PIPER, MARYLAND MOVEMENT RED
Piper has been Movement Red’s leading scorer throughout the Super Circuit, and that remained true in Wilmington. The Buchanan 2023 guard averaged a team-high 12.6 points per game in Wilmington.
CASH HERNDON, TEAM SHOOTERS
Herndon has been a standout through all three Super Circuit sessions, leading the team in both scoring (8.6 points per game), rebounding (4.2 per game), assists (1.5) and steals (6 total). He showed his versatility again in Session III, posting a team-high 10.3 points per game while going 7-of-14 from 3-point range.
CAMRIN CATTERTON, TEAM SHOOTERS
Catterton (South River) came up big in the Shooters’ 46-45 win over NOVA 94 Feet Orange, posting a game-high 15 points on 5-of-6 shooting from the field, including 5-for-5 from 3-point range. The Shooters trailed by 12 points at the half but outscored NOVA 94 36-23 after the break to pull out the victory.
Jabari Bookman, Team Silk
Joseph Chalabi, NOVA 94 Feet Orange
Jaden Codlin, Germantown Basketball Club
Tony Hart, Team Silk
Xavier Hyman, Impact
Logan Luis, The City Elite
Davon Mosley, Team Silk
Andrew Nields, NOVA 94 Feet Orange
Gavin O’Malley, NOVA UNFD
Isaac Page, Maryland Movement Red
Ben Rossiter, NOVA UNFD
Rashard Samuels, Trailblazers Elite
Reece Samuels, Trailblazers Elite
Jordan Scott, Impact
Kristian Tate, The City Elite
Trashaun Timmons, Team Shooters