The Boys JV Basketball Boys faced Elkins at Bush High School, February 8th, at 11:30 a.m. The JV Boys had a win of 61-54.
Sophomore Jv Basketball Player Zion Bourgeois, #1, calls his dad for motivation before each game.
“I call my dad before every game, he helps see what to take advantage of and gives me motivation,” Bourgeois said.
Bourgeois is going to play basketball for his next two years of high school.
“Yes, I look forward to the next two years. I want to improve and move to the next level as in Varsity,” Bourgeois said.
During games Bourgeois keeps himself motivated.
“I keep myself reminded of my goals of what I am playing for,” Bourgeois said.
Bourgeois’s family, friends, and his love for basketball keeps him motivated to do better.
“My great grandma passing away a few years back it motivated me to work harder,” Bourgeois said.
Bourgeois’s dad and cousin teach him new skills to succeed.
“I look up to my dad and my cousin. They both teach me new things and just want to see me succeed. Basketball has always been a family talent. I’m blessed to have the love for basketball,” Bourgeois said.