Fraser-Pauls Reaches Impressive Milestone

Reporter Mike Sullivan provides an update on the season of New Jersey underclassman Chandler Fraser-Pauls, who recently achieved a very impressive point total in his high school basketball career ...

Chandler Fraser-Pauls, a 6-foot, 160-pound basketball/soccer player from the Pennington School in Pennington, New Jersey, surpassed the 1,000 point mark in the sport of basketball. Chandler topped this number in only his junior year.

Fraser-Pauls scored 24 points and had six assists to help The Pennington School defeat Steinert, 77-50.

Chandler achieved this milestone in the first quarter of play.

PREVIOUS ACHIEVEMENTS THIS SEASON;

Chandler helped his team defeat a very talented Trenton Catholic program, 40-37. Chandler scored 10 points in this key in state victory for the Pennington High School basketball program.

He was also named the Most Valuable player in the Solebury Tip Off Classic.

Chandler ripped off 29 points in the first game and produced another 19 points on Saturday to help The Pennington School claiin the final in a 52-39 victory over Solebury in the championship game.

*The two-sport prospect already has serious recruiting interest in the sport of soccer from Boston University, Cornell, and Bucknell.

**Columbia, Brown, Lafayette, and Vermont have recruiting interest in Chandler in the sport of basketball.

PREVIOUS THOUGHTS ON CHANDLER'S INDIVIDUAL GAME:

Chandler has an above average perimeter shot, more effective when shooting within the flow of a setup offense. He's also tough and possesses confidence, including taking on the bigger bodies near the rim.

An accomplished soccer player as well as being a very good student will open up many avenues of opportunities for this underclassman. He'll get stronger and his perimeter game will become more consistent too.

HIGH SCHOOL HEAD COACH: Bernie Gurick at The Pennington School.

AAU TEAM: Team NJABC

CAMPS ATTENDED: Columbia, Penn, Cornell, Bucknell and St. Joe's of Philadelphia.

COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES OF INTEREST: In addition to the schools mentioned above, we previously reported that Penn was also showing some interest.

SOCCER - COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES OF INTEREST: Amherst, NYU, Wesleyan, Emory, Kenyon, Ohio Wesleyan and Middlebury have indicated that Chandler could play both sports at its respective schools.


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