U of L signee Aaron wins MVP honors

University of Louisville basketball signee Shaqquan Aaron was named MVP of a prestigious West Coast holiday tournament, leading his Seattle Rainier Beach High School team to the title. Cardinal Authority has the latest from Aaron.

University of Louisville basketball signee Shaqquan Aaron had a nice holiday season.

Aaron led his Seattle Rainier Beach team to the championship in the Les Schwab Invitational, earning MVP honors along the way.

Rainier Beach went 4-0 in the event with Aaron averaging 21.5 points and 4.8 rebounds, hitting 43 percent from three-point range.

Aaron scored 20 points in a semifinal win over Chicago Whitney Young and then had 16 points in the title game, a 95-67 romp over Las Vegas Bishop Gorman High School.

Rainier Beach is 9-0 this season and is expected to vault in the national rankings after the impressive performance.

Aaron is averaging over 20 points a game.

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