My journey at Gil St. Bernards has been amazing. I met coach Sina in the 7th grade while playing for his AAU team. I decided to come over to Gil in the 8th grade and see if I could handle the commute. The adjustment was one of the hardest parts of my experience, but it was worth it. Gil as a whole has given me opportunities I probably wouldn’t have ever had if I had decided to go to another place. I’m extremely grateful to have played here. Gil has changed my life.
My freshman year I started with Shaq, Adam Mitola who is at George Washington, Connor Klementowicz who is at Hofstra and Jake Betlow. I really found my way as the season progressed and I found myself playing the best in the games that mattered the most.
I started my High School career playing for the Tim Thomas Playaz. I played 15u there and coach helped me a lot. I’m cool with all the coaches and it’s truly a family. I still have a group chat with a collection of players on that 15u team. We may not play together now, but some of those guys are really some of my best friends. My freshman year of AAU was a great experience. We won a couple tournaments. We came in 3rd at Peach Jam at the buzzer to a team that won it all.Read More