'18 Angola PF - Valdir Manuel (Offer)

Talk about future recruits and scouting efforts in this forum.
Forum rules
If you start a recruit thread and don't set up a profile, make a blank post first so a profile can be added later.

Place whatever you were going to post in the second post.
URIRecruitingInfo
Jeff Kent
Posts: 192
Joined: 11 months ago
x 70

'18 Angola PF - Valdir Manuel (Offer)

Postby URIRecruitingInfo » 8 months ago

Valdir Manuel - PF
From: Elizabeh, Angola
School: St. Patrick (NJ)
Travel/AAU: NJ Playaz

Ht: 6'8"
Wt: 210

RANKINGS:
Rivals: 3 Stars
ESPN: 4 Stars, 81 Grade, #22 C
247 Sports: 3 Stars, 89 Grade, #136 in 2018, #37 PF
Future 150: 4 Stars, #99 in 2018



OFFERS:
Rhode Island
DePaul
Memphis
Rutgers
Seton Hall
Temple

INTEREST:
Butler
Illinois
New Mexico

https://n.rivals.com/content/prospects/107059
http://www.espn.com/college-sports/bask ... dir-manuel
http://247sports.com/Player/Valdir-Manuel-90021
https://future150.com/hs/basketball-pro ... ta-ks-2018
http://www.verbalcommits.com/players/valdir-manuel
0 x

sevegny7
Frenchy Tomlin
Posts: 10
Joined: 1 year ago
x 6

Re: '19 Angola PF - Valdir Manuel (Offer)

Postby sevegny7 » 8 months ago

I think there might be typo in that tweet about the class for Valdir. Every site says 2018. I found no signs of him declaring 2019.
0 x

User avatar
ace
Tyson Wheeler
Posts: 5487
Joined: 5 years ago
x 931

Re: '18 Angola PF - Valdir Manuel (Offer)

Postby ace » 2 weeks ago



0 x
“... playing for one another. We’re like a brotherhood. Everybody has each other’s back. If somebody’s down, we pick them up. If someone gets beat off the dribble, we step in. If somebody’s hot, we feed them the ball.” - Jeff Dowtin, 1/16/18

Billyboy78
Ernie Calverley
Posts: 8711
Joined: 5 years ago
x 1189

Re: '18 Angola PF - Valdir Manuel (Offer)

Postby Billyboy78 » 2 weeks ago

Didn't we offer him a long time ago? (I know that's not the point of this post. I was just wondering)
0 x

Billyboy78
Ernie Calverley
Posts: 8711
Joined: 5 years ago
x 1189

Re: '18 Angola PF - Valdir Manuel (Offer)

Postby Billyboy78 » 2 weeks ago

Billyboy78 wrote:Didn't we offer him a long time ago? (I know that's not the point of this post. I was just wondering)

This is from last May. Another 4 star forward....yes, please.


Pat Lawless @PatLawless_
Valdir Manuel, a class of 2018 PF playing for the NJ Playaz, just picked up an offer from Rhode Island.

1:39 PM - May 15, 2017
0 x

CT Rhody
Tom Garrick
Posts: 1167
Joined: 5 years ago
x 261

Re: '18 Angola PF - Valdir Manuel (Offer)

Postby CT Rhody » 2 weeks ago

It looks like his national rankings have been dropping on all the sites. Wonder why and maybe that’s why we think we have a better shot at landing him.
0 x

rhodyblue12
Michael Andersen
Posts: 66
Joined: 5 years ago
x 22

Re: '18 Angola PF - Valdir Manuel (Offer)

Postby rhodyblue12 » 2 weeks ago

He's had a shoulder injury. That may have led to his fall in ranking.
0 x


Billyboy78
Ernie Calverley
Posts: 8711
Joined: 5 years ago
x 1189

Re: '18 Angola PF - Valdir Manuel (Offer)

Postby Billyboy78 » 2 weeks ago

ramster wrote:http://highschoolsports.nj.com/game/score/4356905/

We just recently offered Dawes.
0 x

URIRecruitingInfo
Jeff Kent
Posts: 192
Joined: 11 months ago
x 70

Re: '18 Angola PF - Valdir Manuel (Offer)

Postby URIRecruitingInfo » 2 weeks ago

ST. PAT’S BIG MAN VALDIR MANUEL PLANNING VISITS
HILLSIDE, N.J. — Valdir Manuel, the 6-9 forward from The Patrick School, didn’t sign with a school in the fall and plans to wait until the spring, when he could be one of the most attractive uncommitted big men in the nation.
“He’s going to be the best available big in the country,” Patrick School assistant Ayton Branch said. “He’s the most efficient offensive big man in New Jersey and top five in the country when he wants to play that way.”
Manuel listed Rutgers, Rhode Island, New Mexico, Illinois and Butler among the schools recruiting him now.
“I will take [visits] to Illinois, New Mexico and Rhode Island after my high school season,” he said. “I want to just focus on my season.”
Rhode Island offered him recently and also features former St. Pat’s big man Cyril Langevine.
“Cyril’s my guy, they got Cyril,” he said. “I want to go someplace that I can develop as a basketball player.”
As for Rutgers, where he took an unofficial visit about a month ago, he said, “The coaches say they like the way I play. They want me to go there and play. They like how I compete and they say I can be the next best big man on their team….Yeah, I like the message.”
Manuel will bring a diverse offensive game to college.
“I’m a big who can score on the block, can face up, can block shots and can play outside/inside,” he said.


http://www.zagsblog.com/2018/01/09/recr ... ir-manuel/
0 x

User avatar
RhowdyRam02
Sly Williams
Posts: 4217
Joined: 5 years ago
x 1225

Re: '18 Angola PF - Valdir Manuel (Offer)

Postby RhowdyRam02 » 2 weeks ago

So it doesn't seem like we're definitely holding the scholarship for a transfer.
0 x
“We’re going to get better in the future. Coach Hurley’s history speaks for itself. I came here because I wanted to be part of his program, to help get things rolling, to help build a program," E.C. Matthews

Ramulous
Carlton Owens
Posts: 2139
Joined: 5 years ago
x 273

Re: '18 Angola PF - Valdir Manuel (Offer)

Postby Ramulous » 2 weeks ago

That game recap shows that Manuel had 2 points in the game where Dawes did all the scoring.....?????
0 x
F*ck Alacki, DarthFriar, DirtyBeanFriar94, xCoachK, and Boxworth!

reef
Sly Williams
Posts: 3650
Joined: 5 years ago
x 592

Re: '18 Angola PF - Valdir Manuel (Offer)

Postby reef » 2 weeks ago

Any video of this kid ??
0 x


Return to “Recruitment Corner”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot], PeterRamTime and 2 guests