Athlete of the Week

Matthew Brown

Award
Athlete of the Week
Award Date
Apr 8, 2013
School
Ross L. Gray School
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This 6’1” post player led his team to another Provincial “A” Basketball Championship title this year. Over the course of the season he averaged 23 points, 8 assists, and 9 rebounds a game. At provincials he was averaging 24 points a game leading his team in scoring and was selected Game Star in their semi-final win. Coach Jared Baines states, “I’ve had the tremendous pleasure of coaching this fine young man for the past four seasons. Within this time, Matthew has been on a team that has won four Provincial Titles. He has been a team captain for the past three years. He is a quiet leader with an exceptional work ethic, on and off the floor. He is one of the most consistent players that I have ever coached”. This grade 12 student maintains an 90% average, while also participating in cross country and track & field.