Posted On: 07/7/21 9:55 AM

On the July 4th weekend, the Global Grassroots Nationals didn’t wait for the city of Birmingham to give a fireworks show but provided spectators with a show over the weekend that parallels any fireworks show that was on display in the city. Here are a few standouts that I saw at the event.


Peyton Kemp Peyton Kemp 5'7" | PG MI / 5’9 / Point Guard / D5 Global 2026 / Grosse Pointe Academy (Grosse Pointe MI)

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There was not a more impactful player at the Global Grassroots Nationals than Peyton. I would venture to say that in all classifications represented that he was the best player in the building the entire weekend. If I was to be debated, I could accept it, but one thing that could not be debated is that he put on a show every time he stepped onto the court. If you have not heard by now, he made the shot of the tourney by nailing a three at the buzzer to lift his team over a feisty NYBA Elite team in the Final 4. He is listed as a PG and is a score-first PG that can light

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