LP Senior wins city athletic award, DePaul-bound

Sahana Garrett, Perspective Editor

Senior Basketball player Darrione Rogers has been recently awarded the NBC Sports Chicago Wintrust Athlete of the Week.
As a Junior, Rogers was named to the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association 1st Team All State Team (a prestigious honor in that only five players in the entire state of Illlinois receive 1st Team recognition).

Rogers is presently enjoying a stellar senior season averaging more than 27 points a game while helping to lead the Lancer team to a current record of 13-4.She holds seven Lake Park Girls Basketball program all-time records over her astounding career and is on track to add even more to that list.  She is considered one of the top basketball players in the nation and is committed to continue her athletic career at DePaul University next year.

Total Points: 466 in 17 games, 27.4 per game
Free Throws: 84.7%
Three-Pointers: 40
Rebounds: 177
Assists: 134