Posted On: 09/15/15 9:00 AM

September 15, 2015

Last season Eric Degelos and the Mandeville High School Skippers won a district title and made it past the first round of the playoffs. This year he is the only returning starter and must take on a much bigger role as the team’s leader. Eric is a left handed slasher whose three point shot has improved drastically over the last few years.

The Skippers still have a playoff caliber team but Eric must step up to the occasion. St.Paul’s is the favorite to win the district title but that has been the case many times before and Mandeville has found ways to keep up at the top of the district standings.

Eric prides himself on being able to deliver a basket when called upon.

“I consider the strongest points in my game to be the ability to create offensively. When my team needs a basket, I can make things happen on the court to get that basket.”

With a strong senior season look for Eric to start to get some recruitment from smaller colleges.

“No colleges have reached out yet, hopefully that changes

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