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Boys basketball players to watch 2012

RYAN HICKEY Smithtown West, Guard, Senior A 5-11

RYAN HICKEY
Smithtown West, Guard, Senior
A 5-11 shooter with range who scored 41 points in an upset of Brentwood. Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

10 boys basketball players on Long Island to keep an eye on this season, listed in alphabetical order.

JEREMY ARTHUR Kellenberg, Forward, Senior Athletic 6-5 swingman
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

JEREMY ARTHUR
Kellenberg, Forward, Senior
Athletic 6-5 swingman averaging 22 points, 8 rebounds, 6 assists.

AARON CUST Uniondale, Guard, Senior Six-footer has quick
Photo Credit: James Escher

AARON CUST
Uniondale, Guard, Senior
Six-footer has quick feet, quick hands and runs the show for Knights.

KENTAN FACEY Long Island Lutheran, Center, Senior A
Photo Credit: James Escher

KENTAN FACEY
Long Island Lutheran, Center, Senior
A 6-9 shot-blocker with improved shooting touch committed to UConn.

MIKE GUZZARDI Mt. Sinai, Center, Senior This 6-7
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

MIKE GUZZARDI
Mt. Sinai, Center, Senior
This 6-7 inside force already has two 30-point games this season and is a double-double machine.

RYAN HICKEY Smithtown West, Guard, Senior A 5-11
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

RYAN HICKEY
Smithtown West, Guard, Senior
A 5-11 shooter with range who scored 41 points in an upset of Brentwood.

GARRETT JOHNSON Jericho, Guard, Senior This 6-0 sharpshooter
Photo Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy

GARRETT JOHNSON
Jericho, Guard, Senior
This 6-0 sharpshooter averaged 20.6 last season; already has games of 37 and 36.

TIM McKENZIE Central Islip, Forward, Senior Athletic and
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

TIM McKENZIE
Central Islip, Forward, Senior
Athletic and versatile at 6-4; scores, rebounds and is disruptive on defense.

DALIQUE MINGO Farmingdale, Guard, Senior The versatile 6-2
Photo Credit: George A. Faella

DALIQUE MINGO
Farmingdale, Guard, Senior
The versatile 6-2 guard also is skilled scorer. He has three eight-assist games already this season.

JOHN PATRON Harborfields, Forward, Senior At 6-3, he
Photo Credit: Pat Orr

JOHN PATRON
Harborfields, Forward, Senior
At 6-3, he averaged 16 points, 10 rebounds for state Class A champions.

KYLE WILLIAMS St. John the Baptist, Center, Junior
Photo Credit: James Escher

KYLE WILLIAMS
St. John the Baptist, Center, Junior
The 6-8 post man had 34 points, 32 rebounds in CHSAA title-game win last season.

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