Athlete Spotlight: July 20, 2016
Ahmed Aden, Creighton Pfau, Tyson Jelinek
Ahmed Aden, Creighton Pfau and Tyson Jelinek, who went to school in West Fargo, were in the starting lineup for the North Dakota High School Coaches Association Lions all-star basketball game July 11 at the Fargo Civic Center. Their Class A all-star team lost to Class B 88-70. However, the trio also played at the Bismarck Event Center on July 12, in which Class A won 80-77.
On July 11, Pfau scored 13 points on 5 of 10 shooting from within the 3-point arc with a 3-pointer and recorded five rebounds, three steals, a block and an assist. He scored six points on July 12.
Aden hit a 3-pointer and a pair of free throws for five points to go with two rebounds and two steals on July 11, then he scored seven points on July 12.
Jelinek scored eight points and tallied two rebounds, an assist and a block on July 11.