East Coast Prospect Has Some D-1 Looks

Reporter Mike Sullivan takes a detailed free look at an East coast guard prospect who is coming off a very good season for his boy's basketball team in 2010-2011 ...

Dylan Moody, a 5-foot-10, 169-pound guard prospect from Abington Friends School in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, made some solid progress in his individual game over the past basketball season.

WHERE HE IMPROVED:

Dylan made improvements in the area of leadership skills, especially for the lead guard slot, showing the ability to distribute the basketball.

Moody scored nearly nine points per contest while handing out four assists per contest coming off the bench for a very balanced offensive team.

DYLAN MOODY'S BEST PERFORMANCES DURING THE 2010-2011 SEASON FOR AFS:

Dylan scored 11 points and handed out five assists in one of his best efforts of the season, helping his team upend Shipley. The most impressive part of this game was Dylan didn't turn the ball over despite have many touches during the contest.

OTHER GAMES OF NOTE:

Dylan also scored eight points and handed out four assists to help his high school team defeat Trenton Catholic, 59-48.

Dylan also had three rebounds and one steal. This was an average type of game for Dylan Moody this past season.

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.

THOUGHTS ON DYLAN MOODY FROM THE COACHING STAFF AT AFS AS WELL AS HIS AAU TEAM:

"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 have expressed the most interest in the guard's skill level.


Scout NY Preps Top Stories