Player of the Week: Michael Jara

Michael Jara has been awarded the ABL Player of the Week after catching fire for 38 points on Wednesday, to go along with 6 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals. His performance helped seal the win for his number two side (now 9-2) over the number three County Upper School (now 8-3). The game was a neck-to-neck, highly anticipated match-up that lived up to its hype, as both teams came out ready to play, in a fast-paced and high scoring affair.

Jara was in close competition with New City College’s Aaron Badibo for the award, who had another monster double-double performance of 48 points and 10 rebounds in his game against Three Rivers Academy.

Michael’s commented on his award saying: “I’m happy we were able to win the game and keep our playoff hopes alive.”

Coach Jamison added: “We are very proud of Micheal for this great accomplishment. He has put in the work and it has paid off.”