Raise High With Coach Lonergan and Five Returning Starters for 16 Home Games in 2013-14
Get to Know GW Men's Basketball Freshman Forward Skyler White
White, a 6-foot-8 forward from Clyde Hill, Wash., will come to GW after two seasons at Northfield Mount Hermon School in Mount Hermon, Mass., a prep program that had more than two dozen players competing in NCAA Division I in 2012-13. This past season, White helped the Hoggers to a 29-5 overall record and the 2013 National Prep Championship while being nominated for McDonald's All-America honors. In his first season at NMH in 2011-12, the Hoggers captured the 2012 New England Preparatory School Athletic Council (NEPSAC) Class AAA crown and went 29-6 overall.
White also played at Eastside Catholic High School in Sammamish, Wash., and Bronxville High School in Bronxville, N.Y., during his scholastic career, and also suited up for England's U-18 National Team during its run to the 2010 Haris Memorial Tournament title. He was named a Seattle Times Honorable Mention All-Metro Conference performer at Eastside Catholic in 2011.
"Skyler gives us another good three-point shooter and provides depth at the forward position," said Coach Lonergan.