Posted On: 02/14/19 11:04 AM
Starting since your freshman year of high school is impressive enough, but starting as a freshman point guard on one of the most talented teams in Hampton Roads is another story. That’s exactly what Oscar Smith junior guard Andre Bottoms did three seasons ago when he entered Smith, and he hasn’t looked back from that day.
Since then, Bottoms has helped lead Oscar Smith to a record of 63-10 over the past three years, and the Tigers currently sit at 21-1 with the #1 seed in the Class 6 Region A playoffs. While he’s played on some talented teams and this one may be the best one he’s been on, the role for Bottoms has changed over time, and this year he feels like their success hinges on how he leads the team and closes out ga