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Reporter Mike Sullivan takes a free look at the individual game and summer progress of Eaat Coast backcourt prospect Dylan Moody, who is competing for the Team Phenom AAU boy's basketball program ...

Dylan Moody, a 5-foot-10, 166-pound guard prospect from Abington Friends School in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, scored 10 points in a second round loss in a tournament held in Arizona.

His AAU team, Team Phenom of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lost 71-68, to the Texas Assault in the Desert Duel.

Previously, Dylan scored 11 points in round one of the Platinum Bracket of an event held in Las Vegas. Team Phenom fell 77-72.

Moody came off a very successful season for his boy's basketball team in 2010-2011 by making progress in all aspects of his individual game. It gave him more confidence too, and helped him make adjustments playing both backcourt positions.

WHERE DYLAN MOODY MADE THE MOST INDIVIDUAL PROGRESS IN HIS BASKETBALL GAME:

Dylan improved in the area of leadership, showing he has the mental skill level handle an offense and make smart choices when directing his team.

Moody averaged over nine points per game and also produced four assists per contest.

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

Dylan produced 111 points and ahd five assists in one of his best efforts of the season, helping his boy's basketball team defeat Shipley. He did not have one turnover too, showing the marked improvement in his lead guard skills.

OTHER GAMES OF NOTE:

Dylan scored eight points and had 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 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."


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