NAME: Danny McElroy
SCHOOL: LaSalle High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2009
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6'7"-210 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Monfort Heights
MOM: Karen McElroy
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: LeBron James
FUTURE GOAL: "NBA or play overseas"
MVP ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Senior Danny McElroy has been a star basketball player at LaSalle High School for four years. Last year, as a junior, he averaged 14 points-7 rebounds a game, and is putting up some impressive numbers again this season. Top games so far include scoring 27 points vs. Woodward, 26 vs. Hamilton, 23 vs. Elder and 21 vs. Carroll. He has won numerous honors, including three times being named 1st team all-GCL, honorable mention all-city and honorable mention all-Southwest Ohio district. "Danny has a heart of gold," says LaSalle Coach Dan Fleming. "He’s the most caring teammate I have ever coached." During the summer, Danny plays for the Ohio Basketball Club, and he will continue his career at the next level, earning a scholarship to Bowling Green State University. Active in community service, Danny's favorite athlete and most-like-to-meet is LeBron James, his favorite entertainer is Lil Wayne, and his favorite movie is He Got Game.
COACH’S QUOTE –"Danny has developed as a player, but more importantly, he has developed as a person during his 4 years at LaSalle. I am so proud to be his coach." – Dan Fleming, Basketball Coach
To view last year's MVPs, go here.
To view the 2006-2007 MVPs, go here.
To view the 2005-2006 MVPs, go here.