NJ Tip-Off Showcase Player Spotlight | Kyle Cuffe Jr of Blair Academy

By Kaitlyn Fedor

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Q: How would you describe yourself as a player to someone who has never seen you play?
A: I am an aggressive guard that competes non-stop, and I favor playing defense.
Q: What role do you play on your team?
A: On Blair I feel like my role is to bring energy and toughness. I can hit open shots when kicked to me, but I can also create for myself which helps the team out a lot.
Q: What do you think is most intriguing about you as a prospect?
A: What’s most intriguing about me is my athleticism. Nobody thinks I can jump as high only being 6’1.
Q: What's the ultimate goal that you are looking to achieve?
A: The ultimate goal I am trying to achieve is helping my team win another league championship as well as a state championship.
Q: What are we going to see different from you this year? 
A: This year I want people to see that I am not only a slasher, that I can hit open shots and shots in traffic. I’ve been in the gym finding my touch while shooting 
Q: Which schools have been the most active in your recruitment?
A: Just recently picked up a SJU offer as well an Hofstra, holy cross, stony brook, and Manhattan.  Many other schools have shown interest like Uconn
Q: What is something you would like people to know about you?
A: Something I would like people to know about me is that I will never give up on anything. I will continue to push and help the ones dear to me.