2023 High Rise Elite 17u


High Rise Basketball was founded in 2011 by two former collegiate players from Fairfield County, CT. It is now a full service, year-round player development organization featuring over 20 programs for boys and girls ages 5 and up, being directed by former professional player, Nate Jean-Baptiste. Through camps, clinics, leagues, travel and AAU teams, private and group training, High Rise has been able to not only introduce and teach the game to tons of young players, but has also helped to develop players to play at the high school, college and professional level.


The High Rise Elite 17u team is coached by former college player, Brandon Butler, and his roster is as follows:

Ejai Presley (2025) 6’2 guard, Stamford High (CT)

Jonathan Niv (2025) 6’4 wing, King School (CT)

Davion Pinn (2024) 6’3 wing, Stamford High (CT)

Nasir Pettigrew (2024) 5’11 point guard, King School (CT)