High School: Thomas Jefferson
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
Position: Point Guard
Summer Program: NY Lightning
Committed: St. John's
Ponds is a scoring point guard with a quick trigger and the ability to shoot from anywhere. Ponds, a lefty, throws defenders off with his shifty moves and tricky ball-handling ability.
Strengths: Excellent vision, solid right-hand, and unselfish.
Needs to improve: Shot-selection