Fayetteville’s Smith Overcomes Adversity


Vernon Tarver
January 25, 2013

Ja’wan Smith couldn’t hide his excitement when the basketball season started.


Ja’Wan Smith

SCHOOL: Fayetteville

CLASS: Senior



NOTABLE: Leads team in scoring, averaging 13.3 points per game. ... Shooting 46.2 percent from 3-point range and third on the team with a 70 percent free throw percentage. ... Being recruited by Snow Junior College. ... Missed final 13 games of last season due to an eligibility issue.

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