This week, Rivals released its initial class-of-2025 rankings for basketball, and the top two young players in the Pittsburgh area both earned five-star status.
Alier Maluk, Imani Christian’s 6-foot-10 forward came in at No. 12 in the class with a five-star ranking. Maluk holds offers from Pitt, West Virginia, NC State, LSU, Auburn, and others, and recently took unofficial visits to Pitt and West Virginia. Keep an eye out for potential upcoming visits to Cincinnati and Michigan for Maluk.
Meleek Thomas, Lincoln Park’s 6-foot-3 guard, was ranked right as the No. 13 player in the class, also a five star. Thomas holds offers from Pitt, St. John’s, Kansas State, and Bryant, and recently visited Pitt as well.
To learn more about the recruitments of all of the top players in the WPIAL, check out Pittsburgh Sports Now’s WPIAL recruiting board at the link below.