Posted On: 06/9/21 7:09 PM

It’s definitely been a whirlwind these past few days for Lamar Washington Lamar Washington 6'4" | SG Jefferson | 2022 State #163 Nation OR . The state’s top player in the Class of 2022 has made a college campus visit, picked up a new scholarship offer, and unfortunately also went through a two-game losing streak with Jefferson. The skilled 6-foot-4, 205-pound point guard knew that last part was unacceptable so it was time for a heart-to-heart discussion.

"We had a talk as a team that we needed to have better chemistry and to trust each other more," Washington said. "It was really all communication, that we needed to be all on the same page. We just said we needed to turn things over and end the season really strong."

Washington knew he had to do his part, and consider that completed in Jefferson’s win at Westview on Tuesday night. In scoring a game-high 35 points, he flirted with a posting a triple-double by also tallying eight rebounds and seven assists, while nabbing five steals on the defensive end. It was the Washington we’ve gotten accustomed to seeing this season - on the year he’s averaging just shy of 31 points per game and has posted individual efforts of 52 and 48

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