Before CCSU: Comes to New Britain after playing his high school basketball at Pickering High School for coaches Mike Gordenski and Jim Barklay. Averaged 17 points, six rebounds and five assists in his senior season. Named his team’s player of the year. Named the Eastern Commerce Classic most valuable player and made the Beach Ball Classic all-tournament team. Played in the All-Canadian game and was named the All-Canada defensive player of the year. Named Mr. Basketball by the Toronto Star.