Boys Athlete of the Week

Birmingham’s Deschon Winston voted SoCal Prep Legends Boys Athlete of the Week

LDN-L-SCPLBOYSAOW-0115, Deschon Winston, Birmingham

SoCal Prep Legends Boys Athlete of the Week
Name: Deschon Winston
School: Birmingham
Sport: Basketball
Year: Senior

Winning Numbers: Winston tallied 5,729 votes in the first poll of 2017, which gave hime SCPL Athlete of the Week honors over Upland’s Osys Stokes.
In a high-octane game, Winston simply dazzled. He nailed his first seven shots and finished with a 43-point performance in a wild 110-105 victory over Heritage Christian at the Take Flight Challenge Saturday at Redondo High.

Highlights of Winston’s 43-point performance:

Final Tally: (Total Votes: 10,465)

Deschon Winston, Birmingham 5,729 54.74%
Osys Stokes, Upland
3,950 37.74%
Ethan Thompson, Bishop Montgomery
679 6.49%
Marquise Nelloms, St. Anthony
55 0.53%
Jacob Urbano, Redlands East Valley
19 0.18%
Jordan Williams, Tahquitz
17 0.16%
Bryce Hamilton, Pasadena
8 0.08%
Austin Carter, Sonora
4 0.04%
Stephen Salazar, Bloomington
4 0.04%


NOTE:  Each Athlete of the Week is announced on ABC7’s 6 p.m. evening news broadcast every Friday. Be sure to tune in!