East Coast Backcourt Prospect Has Solid Game

Reporter Mike Sullivan provides a look at the individual game of an East Coast guard prospect who is working hard to attract some college interest in his skill level ...

Dylan Moody, a 5-foot-10, 167-pound backcourt guard prospect from Abington Friends School in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, has gotten off to a good start in the 2010-2011 regular season. He produced 16 points, part of a very balanced offense in helping his team upend Mercersberg, 72-43.

We previously told you that Moody has been working hard on his overall individual game in an effort to attract some college recruitoing interest.

Last season Dylan averaged a little over double digits in scoring last season for a the balanced offensive attact from Abington Friends School in Pennsylvania.

THOUGHTS ABOUT DYLAN MOODY'S INDIVIDUAL GAME:

Dylan is a hard worker, competes effectively on both ends of the court, utilizing speed and quickness. He uses his fast hands to get steals.

DYLAN MOODY'S ROLE:

Moody is sometimes called upon to help run the offense when the team's top lead guard, Joey Gripper, is taking a rest. At other times, they are paired in the backcourt to put even more pressure speed wise on the defense.

THOUGHTS ON DYLAN MOODY FROM THE COACHING STAFF AT AFS:

"He is a very good shooter, possessing good speed. He's also a very capable defender.

"Dylan is still working on polishing his skills but he does a nice job complimenting Gripper when they play together in the backcourt.

"Dylan does a great job with on the ball defense and this allows Gripper to get his hands in the passing lane, leading to more steals."

EARLY COLLEGE INTEREST IN MOODY'S INDIVIDUAL GAME:

Low division one programs, some high division two programs are currently involved.


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