With high school basketball season here, one of the most authoritative voices on the game in the Capital Region, joined Big Board Sports to break down the scene in Section II.

There are household names like Joseph Girard III (Glens Falls) and Isaiah Moll (Colonie) and Olivia Owens (Niskayuna) and Cam Tooley and Alex Tudor (Shenendehowa). There are the usual suspects when it comes to the teams favored to win sectional titles, but what is it that makes these players (many more than the ones listed above) and teams as special as they are?

The premier trainer in the Capital Region has worked closely with countless players and teams and has the insider type of perspective you won't get anywhere else: