Productive Wingman Ready For All Star Event

Reporter Mike Sullivan provides a look at the individual game of productive wingman Eric Fanning, who is going to play in this weekend's all star event held at The Pennington School in New Jersey ...

Eric Fanning, a very hard-working and talented 6-foot-5, 200-pound power forward/small forward prospect from The Perkiomen School in Pennsburg, Pennsylvania, is hoping to have a big weekend.

Eric, who had a brilliant junior campaign this past season, will play in the Mary Kline Memorial All Star game to be held at the Pennington School in New Jersey on May 28th. There will also be a slam dunk contest during the early evening.

PREVIOUSLY REPORTED:

Eric had a terrific 2010-2011 boy's basketball producing over 24 points per contest for his boy's high school basketball team. He was solid on both ends too, grabbing nearly 11 rebounds per game.

ERIC FANNING'S TREMENDOUS GAMES THIS SEASON:

His biggest game was eye opening. He ripped off 53 points to help his team defeat Mercy Academy.

According to his AAU coach Matt Pauls of Team NJABC, Fanning also pulled down 16 rebounds in his best game of his career.

RECRUITING INTEREST:

Cornell, James Madison, Boston University, Georgia Southern, Quinnipiac, Stony Brook, Army, Citadel, St. Francis (PA), Colgate, and Drexel.

WHAT TEAM NAJABC HEAD COACH MATT PAULS PREVIOUSLY SAID ABOUT ERIC FANNING AND HIS INDIVIDUAL GAME:

"He practices hard all the time, always looking to make improvements in his game."

PREVIOUS EVALUATION OF ERIC FANNING'S INDIVIDUAL GAME:

Eric is a solid student too, opening up some academic options if he wishes to explore them over the next two seasons.

Eric competes very hard on both ends of the court, working hard on every possession.


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