Jabari Parker Announces College Choice
Chicago’s top basketball prospect, Jabari Parker, has just announced that he will be attending Duke next year to embark on his collegiate basketball career. The 17-year-old Simeon High School star has had an incredible run during the first three years of his prep career; being named 2010 National Freshman of the Year, 2011 National Sophomore of the Year, 2012 National Junior of the Year, 2011 USA Basketball’s Male Athlete of the Year, three time IHSA state champion (2010, 2011 & 2012), 2012 CPL city champion, 2012 Gatorade National Player of the Year, 2012 Mr. Basketball (Illinois) and 2012 First team All-American (ESPN HS, SLAM, USA Today). We look forward to watching Parker continue to excell during his senior season at Simeon, his days at at Duke and his inevitable NBA career.
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