Javon Eleby 6'5 185 2019 Walsingham Academy (Williamsburg VA)

Javon is a bouncy and active wing forward with a nose for the basketball and a tremendous motor.' He
had 13 double/doubles last year in 13 games for First Colonial High School after transferring from Lake
Taylor HS.' Javon had dominant stretches against some very good teams'scoring with an array of moves
including impressive footwork with his back to the basket and a very good face up game where he can
knock down the mid range jump shot with good consistency or get to the rim off one or two dribbles.
Javon has very good shot mechanics and a soft touch, uses the glass nicely around the rim. He combines
his powerful frame, ample quickness and hard hat style aggressiveness to beat opponents to the basketball
in pursuit of rebounds and is often simply the athletic superior.' Javon runs the court hard demonstrating
excellent agility beating opposing forwards up and down the floor regularly.' He can hit the trail jumper
and has good shot consistency 15 to 18 feet from the rim and can also handle and get to the rim using his
strong frame and powerful strides to muscle his way into the paint.' Javon can knock down the middle
jumper when set, and is a capable passer demonstrating sound court awareness and decision making skills
with the basketball.' While he has proven his ability to create for himself off the bounce, Javon gets most
of his touches pounding the offensive glass relentlessly and finishing with nicely timed stick backs'or
using his explosive repeat jumping ability,'gathering himself and erupting to the rim and finishing in
punishing style.' He gets a lot of effort points around the rim, an opportunistic scorer. His athleticism and
mobility serve him well defensively as he can defend the paint but also step out to the perimeter and
defend either forward position. He does a great job staying locked in defensively and does a nice job
containing the dribble in space.' Javon gets low in his defensive stance and has quick feet and very good
lateral movement.' He can switch ball screens effectively and does a good job patrolling passing lanes.
Javon can rip a rebound off the glass or get a steal and go coast to coast and score demonstrating alot of
versatility on both ends of the floor.' Suiting up for state VIS power Walsingham Academy on a team
with state championship potential Javon will certainly elevate his profile and will no doubt see a spike in
his recruiting as the season progresses.' College coaches will find his skill, athleticism and versatility
enticing, his nonstop high motor effort is difficult to match. He is a prospect capable of producing
consistently on both ends of the floor.

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