Dayton offers scholarship to 2021 recruit from Florida

Wesley Cardet is a freshman at Northeast High School near Fort Lauderdale


Recruiting for the 2021 class has already begun for the Dayton Flyers.

Wesley Cardet, a 6-foot-5 guard from Northeast High School in Oakland Park, Fla., just north of Fort Lauderdale, received a scholarship offer Wednesday, according to multiple reports. He’s the first player in the class of 2021 to receive an offer from Dayton.

» LOOK AHEAD: What the roster looks like now

Cardet received an offer from the Florida Gators on Tuesday.

Dayton coaches are also at work on the 2020 class, offering scholarships earlier this year to Zeb Jackson, of Maumee Valley Country Day School in Toledo, Posh Alexander, a 6-2 guard from New York City, Devontae Blanton, a 6-4 guard from Lakewood St. Edward, and Andre Curbelo, a 6-0 point guard from Long Island Lutheran.

» SPORTS TODAY: It’s a guard, guard world for Dayton (and everyone else)

Dayton has made numerous offers to the 2019 class, most recently to Joshua Pierre-Louis, a 6-3 point guard from North Arlington, N.J.

Among the other players in the 2019 class Dayton is recruiting or has recruited are:

• Andre Gordon, a 6-1 guard from Sidney.

• Tyler Bertram, a 6-3 guard from Vermont Academy.

• Tyson Etienne, a 6-3 point guard from Long Island Lutheran.

• Jovan Blacksher Jr., a 5-10, 160-pound point guard from Shadow Mountain High School in Phoenix, Ariz.

• Diante Smith, a 6-6, 195-pound small forward from Choctawhatchee High School in Fort Walton Beach, Fla.

• Toumani Camara, a 6-6, 200-pound small forward from Chaminade-Madonna College Preparatory in Hollywood, Fla.

• Kira Lewis, a 6-foot-3 junior guard from Hazel Green High School in Hazel Green, Ala.

• Tre Mann, a 6-4 point guard from The Villages Charter School (Fla.).

• Joe Toussaint, a 6-1 point guard from Cardinal Hayes in Bronx, N.Y.

• Tyrell Jones, a 6-1 point guard from West Oaks Academy in Orlando, Fla.

Dayton has two scholarships open in the 2018 class after signing Frankie Policelli, Ibi Watson and Rodney Chatman in recent weeks and will have one scholarship opening after the 2018-19 season.


Reader Comments ...


Next Up in Sports

HS Scores 10/16: Girls soccer, volleyball sectional results

Boys Soccer Sectional Tournament Monday’s Results Division I Lakota East 3, Sycamore 2 Loveland 8, Edgewood 0 Hamilton 4, Middletown 2 Colerain 3, Fairfield 1 LaSalle 3, Lebanon 1 Lakota West 1, Harrison 0 Centerville 9, Franklin 0 Springboro 5, Wayne 0 Carroll 4, Belmont 0 Northmont 2, Xenia 1 Sidney 3, Fairborn 2, OT Miamisburg 2, Tecumseh...
Cincinnati Bengals Week 7: First look at the Kansas City Chiefs
Cincinnati Bengals Week 7: First look at the Kansas City Chiefs

If Patrick Mahomes wasn’t already turning heads while leading the Kansas City Chiefs’ offense through a 5-0 start, he gained even more attention going toe-to-toe with Tom Brady on Sunday Night Football. The Chiefs’ first-year starting quarterback threw for a career-high 356 yards and four touchdowns to rally Kansas City (5-1) in Foxborough...
Schiano on Ohio State’s loss of Bosa: ‘You have to go and move on and play with who you have’
Schiano on Ohio State’s loss of Bosa: ‘You have to go and move on and play with who you have’

Nothing appeared different about the Ohio State Buckeyes as they left the practice field Tuesday. They headed to the locker room at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center without one of their best players and captains, junior defensive end Nick Bosa, but they’ve been doing that for weeks. What was different Tuesday was the Buckeyes knew they would never...
Dayton players show off new home uniforms in photo shoot

17th annual Premier Health Flyin’ to the Hoop game schedule
17th annual Premier Health Flyin’ to the Hoop game schedule

It’s 20 games, 37 teams and four days over the Martin Luther King holiday weekend on Jan. 18-21, 2019. For ticket information see flyintothehoop.com. Here’s the schedule. Crestwood Prep (Canada) vs. Fairmont, 6:30 p.m. IMG Academy (Fla.) vs. Huntington Prep (W.Va.) Minster girls vs. Carroll, 11:30 a.m. First Love Christian (Pa.) vs. Xenia...
More Stories