Today’s “Senior Spotlight” features Deondre Jackson, the Camels 6’3″ senior swingman. Deondre has been a huge part of the success of the Camels basketball program since he arrived at Campbell County. Deondre is the son of Phillip Jackson and Michelle Grove. Earlier this season, Deondre joined an elite club by netting his 1,000th career point. Deondre recently committed to play basketball at the next level with Kentucky State University in Frankfort, KY. Camel Pride recently caught up with Deondre to find out more about the Camel senior.
CP: What is your favorite food/meal?
DJ: Shrimp & Fries
CP: What is your favorite movie/TV show?
DJ: White Collar
CP: What is your favorite book?
DJ: “Forge By Fire”
CP: What is your favorite subject in school? Least favorite? DJ: Favorite subject – Math. Least favorite – English
CP: Who is your favorite athlete?
DJ: Lebron James
CP: Who is your favorite sports team?
DJ: Cleveland Cavaliers
CP: Who is your favorite musician/group?
CP: Who has been the biggest influence in your life?
DJ: My Mother (CP: good answer, Dre)
CP: What is your most memorable sports memory?
DJ: Playing in the KY State tournament last year
CP: If you could invite any 3 people to dinner, who would they
DJ: Lebron James; Allen “it’s only practice” Iverson; MIchael
CP: What goal do you most want to achieve in your life?
DJ: Attend and graduate from college
Congratulations to Deondre Jackson on a fine career at Campbell County High School. The Camel community has enjoyed watching Deondre share his talents on the court and in the classroom. Best wishes to Dre for the remainder of this season and next year at Kentucky State University.
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