Lee having his best year

Name: Marcus Lee

School: Bishop Carroll

Age: 17

Grade: Senior

Sport: Basketball

Athlete of the week achievement: Lee recorded 23 points and 11 rebounds in a victory over Penn Cambria and scored 19 points in a win over Central Cambria.

Season update: Lee is averaging 17.6 points and 7.5 rebounds for the undefeated Huskies.

Coach Cosie Aliquo’s quote: “He is having a real good senior year. He’s improved his game every year since we brought him up as a freshman. He’s a big part of our team on and off the court.”

Favorite teacher: Miss McAneny

Favorite subject: Anatomy and physiology

Favorite movie: “Above the Rim”

Favorite food: My grandma’s baked macaroni

Favorite music: Rap

Outside interests: Track and field, hanging out with friends, playing video games, drawing

Favorite professional team: Boston Celtics

Favorite college team: Notre Dame

Pro athlete most admired: Kevin Durant

Best athlete I ever played with: “All of my Bishop Carroll teammates.”

Best athlete I ever competed against: Vincentian Academy’s Ryan Wolf

Most influential person on my athletic career: “My grandfather [Terry Bills], my coach and my teammates.”

Proudest athletic achievement: “Making it to the state quarterfinals last year and scoring my 1,000th point.”

How I got my start in basketball: Playing for St. Benedict in the Parochial League

Future goal: Attend a four-year university and play collegiate basketball