Player Profile Update: LI Based Big Man

A look at the individual game of Johnathan Edwards who is based on Long Island ...

PLAYER PROFILE: Johnathan Edwards

HEIGHT: 6-foot-8

WEIGHT: 195 Pounds

POSITION: Power Forward

HIGH SCHOOL: Living Faith Christian Academy and Apex Academy in Cherry Hill, N.J.

HOMETOWN: Elmont, New York

KEY SUMMER MOMENT FOR JOHNATHAN EDWARDS: Johnathan was voted the MVP of the 21-40 All-Star game at the second session of the Eastern Invitational Camp at the College of New Jersey, and also participated in the camp's top level all-star game. Edwards' camp performance, coupled with his play with Team Jersey Elite at the Triple S Shootout, signalled new interest. -- Brian Towey

COLLEGE OFFERS FOR JOHNATHAN EDWARDS: James Madison, Iona, Fordham, Siena, L.I.U., and Boston University.

MORE SCHOOLS OF INTEREST: Rhode Island, St. Bonaventure, Old Dominion and George Washington.

BRIAN TOWEY'S VIEW OF JOHNATHAN EDWARDS' INDIVIDUAL GAME: Edwards is a long, angular lefty. Johnathan runs the floor well and wants to face you up on the offensive end. He is more of a finesse-oriented player and boasts an intriguing skill set as an active four-man.


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