Standard-Examiner

Standard Stars: Bountiful High basketball's Brig Willard

Monday , March 12, 2018 - 5:36 PM

Bountiful battles Olympus during the UHSAA 5A Boys State Basketball Tournament on Friday, March 2, 2018, at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. Olympus went on to defeat Bountiful, 79-43.

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Bountiful battles Olympus during the UHSAA 5A Boys State Basketball Tournament on Friday, March 2, 2018, at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. Olympus went on to defeat Bountiful, 79-43.

Brig Willard

School: Bountiful

Grade level: Junior

Position: Forward

Nickname: Deputy

Favorite food: Sushi

Favorite TV show: “Impractical Jokers”

Favorite movie: “The Dark Knight”

Favorite band/singer: Yung Bans

Favorite class/subject: Math

Favorite athlete: J.R. Smith

Favorite hobby: Long walks on the beach.

Favorite board game/card game: Yahtzee

Favorite website/app/video game: Fortnite

What I’d like to win a lifetime supply of (other than money): Food

Most exciting sports moment you’ve ever been a part of: Rivalry game in football last year against Woods Cross went into overtime and I scored a game-winning touchdown.

Best advice ever received: You miss all the shots you don’t take.

Plans after high school: Go to college.

Performance review: Averaged 15 points, 6.3 rebounds, 2.7 assists and two steals in Bountiful’s three 5A state tournament basketball games, which included wins against Skyridge and Skyline before a loss to Olympus in the semifinals.