Well the rumors and the wait is officially over as Cameron Byers has formally committed to and enrolled at the John Carroll School in Bel Air, Maryland.
John Carroll 28-11last season finished their season on a high note coming in 2nd in the prestigious Alhambra Catholic Invitational Tournament and finishing near the top of the MIAA; the Baltimore Catholic League. John Carroll returns multiple starters and has added one of the top guards in the country in Montez Mathis to go along with Olympian Immanuel Quickley in the backcourt. The addition of Cameron Byers to an already solid core makes John Carroll one of the favorites to win the league title and a possible local team with national ranking possibilities.
Cameron Byers will play varsity and will be looked upon to contribute immediately as a member of the rotation and a possible starter. Byer’s who is one of the top players locally also boast a very strong national profile having already competed against high school level competition playing this summer in the 15U division of the UA Association. Having added a few inches over the summer as well as explosion and an improved face up game Byers in a player that will garner attention from college level immediately; with a very talented cast of players expect Byers to get plenty of looks throughout the year and once his size skill package is on display for recruiters expert doors to open. We anticipate a very successful season for Byers and John Carroll who will introduce a new coach with the departure of Tony Martin.
Check Cameron Byers below in his summer mixtape from Hoop Nation and in person in his final Middle School contest on August 26th at St. John College High School in the Coach Francis Classic where he will compete with the top rising freshman in the DMV.
Byers is being sought out by many local programs already for spring play and rumors have surfaced that the talented forward may be heading down south to Team Loaded and the Adidas circuit. A fluid situation according to a source close to the family is one that will be monitored by many – as there are not many players with the size skill package that Byers possesses.