4  Edmond Sumner
Edmond Sumner

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Detroit, Mich.

High School:
Country Day

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 170

Position:
Guard


MACK ON SUMNER: "Edmond Sumner is a multi-faceted guard who can play on and off the ball. He is explosive, sees plays develop and can shoot from the outside. Edmond is tough as nails. He comes from a high school with plenty of tradition and competed on Nike's EYBL circuit for The Family (Jordan Crawford) in AAU during the summer months."

AT COUNTRY DAY: An explosive combo guard who averaged 19.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 1.9 steals per game as a senior team captain while shooting 50 percent from the field ... All-State selection each of his final two seasons ... Two-time selection to the All-County "Dream Team" ... All-Metro "Dream Team" selection as a senior ... BCAM's BEST as voted by coaches ... Candidate for Michigan's "Mr. Basketball" and McDonald's All-American ... Gatorade Player of the Year Nominee ... Won one state title, two regional championships and three district championships during his career, while also reaching the 1,000-Point Club ... Averaged 16.3 points, 6.0 assists, 2.9 rebounds and 1.9 steals per game as a junior while leading his team to a 25-3 overall record and the MHSAA (Michigan High School Athletic Association) Class B State Championship ... Basketball coach Mark Bray said "Edmond has accomplished a lot as an incredibly talented athlete but what I am most excited about is that he recognizes the potential that still lies within him and he wants to work to become the best player, person, leader and student he can be. The other thing that is very impressive is his ability to learn. Even with his immense talent he listens and learns from his parents, teachers, coaches and even his teammates. His ability to play with humility and with a chip on his shoulder continues to make him a great teammate and competitor." ... Excellent student who earned Cum Laude honors in grade years 9-11 and Magna Cum Laude in the 12th grade.

HIGHLY RANKED: A four-star recruit by ESPN.com, ranking No. 78 overall and No. 17 at point guard ... Four-star recruit by Scout.com who is ranked No. 96 overall and No. 23 at shooting guard ... Regarded by 247sports.com as a three-star recruit and the No. 148 overall prospect (No. 28 point guard).

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