Hometown: Business Management
Brings a load of talent and potential to the Buccaneers ... Like many players on the team, has the ability to play multiple positions ... Uncanny abilty to get to the basket ... Will be a key to the success of the team ... An explosive offensive player ... Reminiscent of former Buccaneer star Clifford Smith ... Has the potential to be an All-Conference type of player.
JUNIOR (2005-06): Played in all 30 games, making one start ... One of seven players to average at least seven points per game as the Bucs featured a balanced attack ... Scored in double figures 10 times, including a career-high 16 points against Palm Beach Atlantic on Feb. 15 ... Led the Buccaneers to the championship game of the Sunshine State Conference Tournament ... One of six players who combined to play all but nine minutes in the tournanent ... Averaged 7.7 points and 5.0 rebounds per game in the tournament.
COLLEGE (Anne Arundle CC): An All-American selection under coach Henry Downs, Jr., at Anne Arundle Community College ... Garnered several accolades: First-Team All-Conference, First-Team All-Region, AACC Male Athlete of the Year ... Led all Maryland junior college players in scoring ... Averaged 27 points , seven rebounds and five assists as a sophomore.
HIGH SCHOOL: Led his team to a Maryland 4-A Championship in 2002 ... A two-year standout player for Glenn Farello at Eleanor Roosevelt High ... As a senior, was a First-Team All-Conference selection ... Averaged 14 points and five rebounds in his senior year.
PERSONAL: Son of Vance and Nanci Young ... Has one older sister, Briana ... Majoring in business management.