Pasco Athlete of the Week

Jacobie Forrest

Anclote H.S.

Basketball/Junior

THIS WEEK’S FEATS:

Forrest matched his varsity career high in points scored with 25 during Anclote’s 77-62 win over River Ridge. He missed a triple double by one assist while grabbing 13 rebounds. The junior went for 25 last season on Jan. 26 against Wesley Chapel.

SEASON STATS:

Forrest is leading the Sharks in scoring, along with fellow junior Jakob Hester. Both players entered the week averaging more than 19 points a night. Forrest averages 4.7 assists and 4.7 rebounds.

SURVIVING DISTRICTS:

Anclote’s attempting to return to the postseason for the second time in school history. The first time came in 2012-2013. The Sharks will need to find a way to get through its challenging Class 6A District 8 tournament in February.