Junior – Guard
6’2 – 160
2018-19 Preview: Derrick is a skilled wing player who can play multiple positions. He is a vocal leader who is always looking to improve his game. He wants to get better and has a lot of potential. As the only junior on this team, he is looking to find his way with the second unit off the bench.
Past Seasons: Derrick is entering his first season on varsity. Last season, he started every game on junior varsity. He was one of the primary scorers and defenders. Derrick was very focused on making varsity this year and coaches anticipate his season.
Personal: Derrick was born on 11/08/01. 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.