Rodney Harenton (prephoopsIL photo)
Whitney Young is usually a school that adds talented transfers. However, recently 4 current players and one incoming freshman have decided to transfer to other schools.
Brothers Rodney Harenton(sr to be)), Willie Harenton(jr), and Samuel Harenton(incoming freshman) announced they will be transfering to Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire. Rodney was a starter on the Dolphin varsity and has a Dartmouth offer. Willie played off the bench and was an occasional starter.
Skyler Nash(6-5, 205lb,sr) announced he will be transferring to Riverside Brookfield. Nash is a 6-5 shooting guard and has garnered some D1 college interest including from Kansas State.
David Hunt(6-5,215lb, PF, jr) decided to transfer to Kenwood.
Whitney Young won state 2 years ago, Stevenson won state last year, and Riverside-Brookfield lost to Stevenson in the state supersectionals last year. Kenwood has a chance of earning a top 3 pre-season ranking.All four teams are expected to be ranked in the top 20 (if not higher) at the start of the basketball season.