Player Profile Update: New Jersey Guard

Reporter Mike Sullivan has player profile update on Scott Machado ...

PLAYER PROFILE: Scott Machado

HEIGHT: 6-foot-2

WEIGHT: 185 pounds

HIGH SCHOOL: St. Benedict's in Newark, New Jersey

HIGH SCHOOL HEAD COACH: Danny Hurley

PREVIOUS HIGH SCHOOL: St. Mary's High School in Manhasset, New York

POSITION: Point Guard

CLASS: 2008, A current senior

COLLEGE INTERESTS: Machado has previously stated Iona is among his top schools but wanted to spend more time thinking about his recruiting process. So far he has. He also includes Florida Atlantic, Charlotte, South Florida, Central Connecticut State, and Norfolk State. This list could change depending upon how well Machado plays this season at St. Benedict's.

DECISION: March -- May of 2008

STRENGTHS: Machado has been impressive when given the responsibility to run the floor show for the teams he competes with as demonstrated by his success over the summer and at IS8.

Scott also has the ability to score with his dribble on drives to the basket or shaking his defender along the perimeter.

AREA TO IMPROVE: Consistency in his perimeter game


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