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International Spotlight: Dynamic Firepower with Defensive Swagg

Aleks @Alek98570074, 6'4 , 150 ,c/o 25 from Mount Waverly Seondary College, Melbourne, Victoria is a dynamic combo guard that has a high offensive IQ looking for the best available shot whether it's for himself or others. As a pass first guard if you are open Aleks will find you. Aleks strongest assests are his shooting and his speed. With a wicked first step Aleks blows right by defenders for easy layups. As a triple threat scoring option with a lethal midrange game he can punish a defense in more ways than one. But don't sleep on his defense and he is known fir shot blocking and steals. That hustle and energy iare always a part of Aleks game. Fearless diving fir lo9se balls or annoy his opponent with scrappy play. Aleks loves facilitating from the perremiter so he can feed posting bugs easily. However Aleks can play off ball just as well. Always a treat from 3 point range keeps the defense guessing.

In the AAU session Aleks played fir multiple teams but shined bright for them all. Fir the big Chill (Australia) Aleks averaged 18 points, 5 rebounds, 6 assists, 1.2 blocks and 3.8 steals. For Spring Estravaganzia Aleksaveraged 12 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists , 3 steals and .5 blocks while going 48% from three. With grassroots Aleks averaged 13 points, 6.5 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 2.2 steals and1.2 blocks while shootinga blistering50% from three. Last season Aleks averaged 8 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists, 2 steals and 2.5 blocks. Aleks biggest improvement is his mentality and his confidence. Aleks knows exactly what he can do and what he brings to the court. Aleks biggest accomplishment was being able to play in the US receiving 2 high school offers. The best two weeks of his life. Getting noticed fir his standout play was very fulfilling. And getting offers was the icing on the cake.

What separates Aleks from the pack is his winning mentality and willing to accept any challenge. Aleks never quits or gives up but with a warrior spirit will face anyone with purpose and passion to win. With a confident swagger Aleks knows he can play next level even if that begins with a JUCO opportunity. Aleks also takes great pride in his education. Keep a close eye on this young star as he will only get better.


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