School: Sequoia Pathway Academy

Grade level: Junior

Sport/position: Basketball/combo guard

Nickname: Baby J

Instagram: @babyj_jm

Favorite food: My mom’s cooking

Favorite TV show: Ghost Adventures

Favorite movie: Killer Klowns

Favorite music group/singer: Drake

Favorite book: The Night

Favorite class/subject: World History

Favorite athlete: Kevin Durant

Role model: Dominic Tigers

What I’d like to win a lifetime supply of: Shoes

Favorite hobby: Playing basketball

Favorite board game/card game: Family Food

Favorite website/app/video game: YouTube

Biggest sports thrill: Dunking in a game

Best advice ever received: “How bad do you want it?”

Performance review: Through four games, Miguel is averaging 30 points, 10.8 rebounds, 4.5 assists, 3 steals and 2.3 blocks.

Coach’s comments: “Baby J is a leader on and off the court. He has a relentless work ethic with strong leadership skills. He is active as a leader off the court by serving his community as a member of the Ak-Chin Youth Council, which performs many community service projects. I am excited to see him progress and earn an opportunity to the play at the college level.” — Sequoia Pathway coach George Courtney


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