WDEL Athlete of the Week

Wilm. Friends' Thurman - WDEL Male HS Athlete of the Week

By Tom Lehman Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - 5:17pm
Interview with Larenz Thurman
Wilmington Friends Basketball's Larenz Thurman is this week's WDEL Male High School Athlete of the week.

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The junior point guard scored 41 points in two games last week, and though he might not be a senior, Thurman wants to be a leader to help keep the Quakers rolling after a 6-1 start.

Thurman scored 22 points in last week's loss to St. Elizabeth--the Quakers' first loss of the season, but he says a strong passing game will help get the team back to winning.

When he's not on the court, one of the biggest challenges to being a student athlete is keeping up with classes, he says.

Thurman says the top-ten ranked Quakers have their eyes set on competing for a championship--but there's still work that needs to be done to reach that goal.

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