Jack Jewell, son of John and Lannie Jewell, is our Jet’s Pizza Male Athlete of the Week.
He is a member of the varsity boys basketball team and plays the positIon of shooting guard. This season, he averaged 15 points per game, four assists per game and five rebounds per game.
One of the most recent highlights in Jewell’s career was scoring his 1,000 career point. He was also selected for the All-District Basketball Team and the All-District Basketball Tournament Team.
Jewell said that his father was the driving force behind him starting the sport and one of his biggest role models.
“He has shown me everything I know today,” he said.
When asked what continues to inspire him when training and competing he said that the “love of the game and a chance to win a championship” with his best friends are the main motivators.
After graduating from BGA this year, he plans to attend College of the Holy Cross and continue playing football there.