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Dynasty? Girard College’s John Johnson is only a sophomore but already college recruiters have him on the big-time radar.

He and junior Torrel Candelaria, another top prospect, have the Cavaliers looking like a dynasty in the Constitution Division of the Bicentennial League.

Last season, Girard won the division crown with a 17-1 record and finished the season with a 25-3 overall mark.

The Cavaliers won their second straight Distict 1 Class A championship. Johnson was named to the small schools state championship team after averaging more than 20 points a game. If he should continue to make the all-state team through his career, he would be only the second area player to do it all four years.

“He’s certainly an exceptional player,” said Girard coach Tyrone Morris.

Johnson is the Cavaliers’ point guard; Candelaria is the shooting guard.
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