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TimesLedger Athlete of the Week: Cameron Tyler

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School: Cardozo High School

Sport: Basketball

Position: Shooting Guard

Year: Senior

Height: 5-foot-11

Weight: 175

“Killer Cam” had a killer couple of games for the Cardozo boys’ basketball team. In a resounding 83-65 win over league rival Jamaica Friday, Tyler scored 17 of his game-high 23 points in the first half as the Judges avenged its only league defeat.

In the PSAL Brooklyn Winter Classic at Brooklyn College a day later, Tyler went head to head with Benjamin Banneker’s Gary Forbes. While the Virginia-bound Forbes scored 38 points, including eight three-pointers, it was Tyler who put the game away with a pair of free throws with 17 seconds to clinch a 64-63 win. Tyler, who has drawn interest from several Division I schools, finished with a team-high 25 points.

Honor Roll

Bryan Geffen scored 23 points in St. Francis Prep’s 43-39 upset win over Xaverian and had 24 in a loss to Christ the King ... Bradd Wierzbicki scored 70 points in two games for the Cathedral Prep Crusaders, 30 against Scanlan and 40 against Regis ... Corrine Turner score 20 points against St. Francis Prep and 16 against Mary Louis in two wins for the Christ the King Royals ... August Martin senior guard Donnell Cummings had 28 points and 9 assists in the Skyriders’ 67-57 win over Far Rockaway ... Far Rock’s Richard Forbes had 32 points and 9 assists in an 84-58 win over Springfield Gardens ... Amseshem Foluke had 35 points, including 22 in the second half in the Academy of American Studies’ 76-63 win over Richmond Hill and dropped 30 points in a two-point win over Robert F. Wagner earlier in the week ... Diana Frank, a senior guard on the Springfield Gardens girls’ basketball team had 58 combined points in the Golden Eagles’ 1-1 week ... Helen Marte, a freshman guard at Richmond Hill, scored a game-high 27 points in a 56-32 win over Far Rockaway ... Katie Gilbert (17 points and 18 rebounds) and Albana Gega (11 points and 10 rebounds) registered double-doubles in Forest Hills’ 51-34 win over Grover Cleveland.

Updated 10:25 am, October 12, 2011
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