Ramses"RJ"

Melendez

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About "RJ"

  • Hometown: Arecibo, P.R.

  • School Central Pointe Christian Academy

  • Travel Team: Team FL (Adidas 3SSB)

  • Height: 6'7" (measured on 4/23/20)

  • Wing Span: 6'7.5"

  • Weight: 185 lbs

  • Position: Shooting Guard

  • Class: 2021

  • GPA: 3.90

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Strengths

  • Very Athletic

  • High IQ (offense and defense)

  • Midrange and 3pt game

  • Long active defender (blocks, deflections, and steals)

  • Draws many offensive fouls on and off the ball

  • Tough, Physical Player (Not afraid of contact)

  • Knows how to play without the ball in his hands.

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Recruiting

  • Offers:

    • Florida, Oklahoma State, St. John's, UCF, USF, FAU, FIU, Rhode Island, Umass, Mercer.​

  • Interest:

    • Virginia Tech Villanova, Georgia Tech, Maryland, Iowa, LSU, Northwestern, Arkansas, amongst others.​

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Weaknesses

  • Over agressive at times on defense with his reads and knack for the ball.

  • Needs to continue to develop his handles to become a legitimate primary and secondary ball handler.

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THE FILM DOESN'T LIE:

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Highlights:

Full Games:

Central Pointe vs Word of God (Full Game 26 pts, Free Link)
Central Pointe vs Potter's House (Full Game 27pts Baller TV)
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NBA Analyst

This kid is special, people will be paying a lot of money to watch him in the future!

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College Coach

He reminds me of a young Francisco García

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Pro Scout 

He is definitely one of the top SG in high school basketball