Photo: Ethan Vahl

Posted On: 10/8/21 12:42 PM

Prep Hoops Next has gotten to get their eyes on a handful of prospects from the 2028 class and one prospect that had a really good summer in front of us at multiple events was Ethan Vahl from Illinois. Vahl is a 5'5 combo guard that plays for Illinois Flight. Vahl is coached by Titcus Pettigrew who was able to speak to us about coaching Vahl.

“It is a pleasure coaching Ethan. He is a special young kid that is a hard worker and always listens. He is an ultimate competitor and is one of those kids that you know what you are going to get out of him during games because of the way he practices. What you see in practice is what you get out of him during games.”

Because of the different tools Vahl has at the guard position, he is used as a combo guard for Illinois Flight and Pettigrew spoke on that.

“He is used in a variety of ways because there is so much he can do while on the court. He is such a good shooter but he can also handle the ball very well. He can really play

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