Posted On: 09/14/21 7:06 PM

One of the most promising big men I saw this past summer from the 2025 class was Malachi Moreno of Indiana Elite. Moreno played a huge part in helping Indiana Elite become the top team on the adidas circuit this summer and showed why he is already considered one of the more elite post players in the country from the 2025 class. Prep Hoops Next caught up with Indiana Elite coach Mike Ertel to talk about the progression Moreno made this summer and what the future holds for him...

“Well for a kid his size, he has to be probably the most skilled for a kid 6’9, 6’10 that I have ever been around. His body has grown so fast and his skillset has really been able to get better. His body has really been able to catch up to his skillset. I really think the sky's the limit for Malachi.”

Basketball runs in the Moreno family as Ertel knows Malachi's brother and family fairly well.

“He has an older brother Michael that was really skilled but he was a different type of player but very skilled, he was highly recruited, got hurt during his senior

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