Best of the Midwest: Class of 2015
August, 14, 2013
By Brad Bournival | ESPN Insider
Brad Bournival/ESPNHjalte Froholdt, the No. 14 player in the ESPN Junior 300, will be playing his junior season in his native Denmark but will have plenty of suitors waiting for his return to the United States.There are currently 34 Midwest prospects -- 15 from Ohio -- within the ESPN Junior 300. Not a single one of them has pledged an allegiance to a school as of yet.
That means the dogfight is already on, as Big Ten schools and others around the country prepare for an 18-month battle for some of the best.
As is usually the case, the Midwest will bring some interesting storylines over the next few years as the focus will shift to the heartland for some of the biggest names at the high school level.
In keeping with Tuesday’s theme, here are the top 11 prospects out of the Midwest and where they’re at in the process.