Men’s Basketball Announces 2015-16 Signees

Men’s Basketball Announces 2015-16 Signees

Emmanuel College, GA – The Emmanuel Lions men's basketball program, is pleased to announce six student-athletes joining the varsity basketball program for the 2015-16 school year.

The Lions' six new signees include a Junior College transfer and 5 high school players. The class includes, Elijah Robinson a transfer from Chattahoochee Tech, along with Emerson McClung from Cambridge HS, Nate Williams from Sayre Area HS, Julian "Austin" Greene from Florida A&M HS, Bradley Brevet from Allatoona HS, and John "Jack" Fitzpatrick from Hoover HS.

Elijah Robinson (6'5, Chattahoochee Tech - Marietta, GA):
Athletic Achievements
-2012-2013 Northwest Georgia Player of the Month
-2012-2013 1st Team All Region
-2014-2015 2nd Team All State

*Stats: 11 pts, 5.1 Rebs, 2.7 ast, 2.3stl, 55.2% FGP, 43.4 3PTFG


Emerson McClung

Emerson McClung (6'3, Cambridge HS - Milton, GA):

Academic Achievements:

-Team Leader/Trainer of the Crime Scene Investigations Team
-Senior Leader for Law & Justice Program
-One of the first to successfully complete the Law & Justice Career Pathway exam
-Competed at the State Skills USA Convention for 2 years receiving a Bronze medal and this year Gold.

Athletic Achievements

-Region 7 – Honorable Mention
-MVP for 2 years receiving Varsity letters
-Named Second Team for all of North Fulton High School Players
-Named Honorable Mention among Metro Atlanta High School Players
-XL212 All Star

*Stats: 16.8ppg, 3.3apg, 6.9rpg, 1.4bpg, 1.8spg

 


Nate Williams (6'2, Sayre Area HS-Philadelphia, PA):

Academic Achievements

-GPA: 3.48
-National Honor Society – (Admitted 2013-2015)
-Enrichment Program for Gifted Students (2008-2015)
-Class President (2013-2015)

Athletic Achievements

Freshman Year (2011-2012)
1st Team All-Region
Letterman Award
All-Region Rookie of the Year

Sophomore Year (2012-2013)
1st Team All-Region
Letterman Award
League Leader in Scoring

Junior Year (2013-2014)
1st Team All-Region
Letterman Award
Region leading scorer
Entered the 1000th Point Club

*Stats: 21.1 PPG, 7.3 RPG, 4.4 SPG, 4 APG, 42% 3PT FG


Julian "Austin" Greene (5'11, Florida A&M Developemental Research School - Tallahassee, FL):

Academic Achievements:

- Graduated with honors
- Received the Best and Brightest Academic Award for Athletics

Athletic Achievements:

-First Freshman in school's history to make the varsity basketball team at Lawton Chiles High
School.
-First Sophomore to start on Varsity in school history
-2013 All Big Bend Honorable Mention for Leon County Basketball
-2013-2014 District Champions, Regional Champions and Played in the State Final 4 in
Lakeland, FL.
-2014-2015 Captain for the FAMU DRS Varsity Basketball Team
-2014-2015 Starting Point Guard for FAMU DRS Varsity Boys Basketball
-2011-2015 Four Year Varsity Lettermen

*Stats: 15.6 PPG, 3.5 RPG, 5.4 APG, 43% 3PT FG


 

Bradley Brevet (6'5, Allatoona HS - Acworth, GA):

Athletic Achievements:

-2012-13 Most improved (Allatoona HS)
-2014-15 Best offensive player (Allatoona HS)
-Lake City Classic All-Tournament Team
-Rock Holiday All-Tournament Team
-All state 5A 2nd team (hoopseen)
-2nd team all-region

*Stats: 11.7ppg, 5.1rpg, 3.4rpg

 

 

 


 

John "Jack" Fitzpatrick (5'10 -Hoover HS -Getzville, NY):

Academic Achievements:

-HS GPA 4.25
-Clarkson Scholarship Award Junior Year
-Academic All State New York Junior Year
-Academic All Federal League Hoover HS Senior Year
-Kiski Prep #2 Ranked

Athletic Achievements:

-New York Section 6 Championship
-Ohio District Champion
-Pennsylvania State Final Four

*Stats: 16 PPG, 6 APG

 

"I am really excited about the guys we signed this year. Obviously we will be a lot younger, but I do not expect a drop off in toughness and commitment. I am thankful for the opportunity to work alongside this stellar group of young men. I do believe they will make the Lion family proud both on and off the court" said Head Coach TJ Rosene.