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Baylor Youth Foundation 2019 Graduates

We would like to Congratulate all of our 2019 Graduates who will be continuing their careers in college with all receiving an athletic basketball scholarship! Baylor Basketball Signed the Follow Student Athletes for 2019 Kaye Clark, 5’9, Trinity Valley CC Taiyanna Jackson, 6’5, Trinity Vallery CC Alea Marks, 5’7 Miami Dade CC Nazlah Morrow, 6’2,…

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MAC player 3 years in a row!

Lauren Dickerson has started in all 32 games for 3 years in a row! She has been named … All-MAC First Team 3 years in a row! She has been named Academic All-MAC . And named MAC East Player of the Week countless times. MAC Female Scholar Athlete of the Week on Feb. 27 ……

Michal Miller Horizon Champs

Horizon Conference Champs & Several MVP Awards

Michal Miller leads her team to Horizon Conference Championship and now will advance to the NCAA Tournament to play against Texas A &M. Miller had a tremendous seasons. She had eighth-highest single season three point in the program history. She also received the several accolades. 2019 MVP of the Manhattan Classic Tournament 2019 All tournament…

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Lauren Dickerson is named First-Team All MAC

Not only is she extremely talented on the basketball court. She was named MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete. She was selected to the Academic All-American Team in 34.9 mpg, averaged a team high 19.6 ppg and 5.3 apg while also posting 3.7 rpg. She was featured on Sports Center with scoring 42 points against IUPUI. Lauren…

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Dejah Joshua is a graduate!

Dejah Joshua was our first Division I female student athlete. Dejah came to us her sophomore year in high school. Dejah had a very hard work ethic. I never met such a fierce female competitor. She had a terrific summer season her junior year. She really finished out strong her junior year going into her…

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Kyisha is head to France!

Kyisha Hunt came to Baylor Youth Foundation her sophomore year. Kyisha was a duo sports athlete. Kyisha was a 2014 graduate from Bishop McNamara in Kanakakee, Illinois. She played volleyball and basketball. She was so athletic and dominant in both sports. She was offered a D1 scholarship for basketball and volleyball. She was a tremendous…

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Lauren Dickerson is Mid-American Conference Freshman of the Year

Baylor Youth Foundation’s Lauren Dickerson started her first season out with a bang! She started 32 games as a freshman. She led with 16.3 points per game. She scored double digits in 27 out of 32 games. Lauren had to deal with a torn ACL our last season of traveling basketball. She had ten offers…

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Zion Griffin CHICAGO SUMMER JAM

Zion Griffin 2018 WF Hinsdale South/Hoopers One of the biggest attractions of the weekend was Zion Griffin. The 6’5 wing had a breakout spring and has continued to build on that momentum. Griffin was doing it all. Knocks down outside shots, although he tends to fall in love with the 3 pointers at times. Deadly in…

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Zion Young CHICAGO SUMMER JAM

Zion Young 2018 SG Simeon/Young & Reckless ELITE level athlete. That’s the first thing that anybody thinks when the name “Zion Young” is said. Young has a solid, muscular body with huge calves, and he is out there trying to dunk everybody. The man has no fear as he attacks the rim relentlessly. Young put…

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Sean Sutherlin CHICAGO SUMMER JAM

Sean Sutherlin 2017 PG Irondale (MN)/MN Phenom Sutherlin impressed with his relentless approach to the game of basketball. Everything he does is with great intensity and hustle. He recklessly attacked the rim time and time again. Dove on the floor for loose balls. Locked up his man on D with an enthusiastic approach to said…

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Tyler Cochran CHICAGO SUMMER JAM

Tyler Cochran 2019 SG Bolingbrook/Hoopers Cochran’s contributions to the team often go unnoticed. He is a sneaky stat sheet stuffer. The 6’2 guard’s game starts with defense. One of the best on-ball defenders in the state, Cochran forces countless turnovers and bad passes every game. Makes good passes, finds open players, blocks shots. Rebounds extremely…

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Traveon Maddox CHICAGO SUMMER JAM

Traveon Maddox 2018 SG Novi (MI)/Michigan Warriors Maddox was going up against Sutherlin in a highly anticipated match up of teams and star players. Maddox is an elite athlete with easy lift off the floor who has the size and skill to play either the 1 or the 2. His has solid handles and displayed…