Under Armour Menís Basketball Athlete of the Week Ė Week 12
MAGNUS JESPERSON • EVERETT
FRESHMAN • CENTER
Magnus Jesperson, Aarhus Business College / Aarhus, Denmark, averaged 15.5 ppg on 73.7 % shooting and 23.5 rebounds per game to go with 5 assists, 4 steals and 2 blocks in wins over Shoreline and Edmonds.
Jesperson is currently 2nd in the league is rebounds per game (13.7), 2nd in total rebounds (287) and 8th in FG% (59.5%).
"Magnus is a force on both ends of the floor as he leads the NWAC in defensive rebounds, said Trojan head coach Mike Trautman. "He also plays with a high basketball IQ , is a great passer and shoots a very high FG% from the floor. Magnus is a leader and a very good student and well liked and respected by his teammates, teachers, and the school administration."