Junior – Guard
5’9 – 155
2017-18 Preview: Elijah is a quick and intelligent guard who can finish around the basket and step out to hit a variety of shots. His intensity and verbal leadership propels his game as well as his teammate’s games. Eli is a fiery defender who dedicates all of energy on every play. He doesn’t take any plays off and demands the same of his teammates. His hard work and effort will be important to the overall success of the Wildcats.
Past Seasons: Eli is entering his first season on the varsity level. Last year on the junior varsity level, he was a floor general leading the team to a 17-5 record. Whatever Coach Keys needed, Eli took care of it with the JV team. He even earned a spot on varsity as a sophomore where he appeared in 3 games averaging 7 points per game in those games.
Personal: Elijah was born on 2/24/01. He is the son of Angelique Johnson and Brian Ransaw. He attended Hi-Mount Community School for middle school where he played for Coach Young. His favorite subject at Hamilton is English with Ms. Del Mundo. Carmelo Anthony is Elijah’s favorite basketball player and if he could pick any food to eat, it would be spaghetti.