IL Athlete of the Week (Week of March 9, 2020)


Jontell Washington, Lincoln Blue Tigers

Senior guard Jontell Washington is the Interscholastic League Athlete of the Week for his performance in Lincoln’s District Championship overtime win. Washington recorded a double-double as he led the Blue Tigers with 20 points and 10 rebounds, 4 of which came on the offensive end of the court. Washington also displayed veteran leadership as he was clutch down the stretch, ending the game 5 of 6 from the free-throw line and 3 of 4 from 3-point range as he played 36 minutes. (Photos by Kevin Bair)