Blackburn Relishes Big Role
January 12, 2012
ELKINS SENIOR POST PLAYER MAKES MOST OF OPPORTUNITY AS LEADER
Austin Blackburn has waited a long time for his chance to be counted on as a leader on the basketball court.
Notable: Averages 12.7 points and 7.9 rebounds per game. ... First-year starter in 2011-12. ... Averaged 7 points and 3.5 rebounds off the bench as a junior. ... Has attended Elkins schools since the eighth grade. ... Second on the team in free-throw shooting (73 percent).
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