Posted On: 10/26/21 6:31 PM

As they say, shooting is a science. And if the way he shot it at the PrepHoops Top 250 Expo was any indication, Josh Jackson Josh Jackson 6'4" | SG Sunset | 2022 State OR is getting an A in that subject. The lanky 6-foot-4 wing was knocking it down and knocking it down with regularity on Sunday and was arguably the top marksman in the building. What’s the secret of the Sunset senior’s success?

"I say keep it simple," Jackson said. "The best way to get rid of error is to get rid of as many variables as possible. I know that from science, they talk about dependent and independent variables - if you limit your variables to just releasing it and getting enough power, it will probably go in. And if you can repeat the same thing every time, then it will go in every time."

Jackson led 6A in three-point shooting in the shortened 2021 season at a 54.8 percent clip. He wasn’t going to just rest on his laurels though as he made the decision to train and play this summer with International Elite, which played in a number of tournaments around the country.

"It was the first AAU program that I’ve been with

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