NAME: C.J. Fleming
SCHOOL: La Salle High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2017
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: All-star basketballer has committed to Bellarmine U.
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5'11"-165 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Green Township
PARENTS: Dan & Lissa
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: Mom
FUTURE GOAL: Win a state championship
A four-year varsity starter, La Salle senior C.J. Fleming enters this basketball season as the second-leading scorer in Lancer history, and he has already chalked up 1,000+ points in his all-star career. He started the season strong, scoring an opening game 20 points vs.Turpin then hitting for 22 vs. Northwest.
His junior year, he led the league in scoring, averaging 19.3 points per game to go along with 3.2 rebounds per game. He helped the Lancers to a 21-4 record with a shared league championship and a sectional title.
Top games last season included scoring 28 points vs. Withrow, 26 points vs. Lakota West and 24 points vs. St. Xavier.
C.J.'s numerous honors include twice being named GCL Player of the Year, 1st team all-league and 1st team all-city. He also was 2nd team all-state last season. A team captain three times, C.J. is the school record-holder in most 3-point field goals made (137).
An academic honor student who is active in community service, he has committed to play basketball at Bellarmine University.
His favorite athlete is LeBron James, favorite entertainer is Kevin Hart, favorite book is Nothing Changes, favorite movie is Remember the Titans and most-like-to-meet is Will Farrell.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Nobody has worked harder and put more time into the La Salle basketball team than C.J. Fleming. Not only am I lucky enough to be his coach, but the bigger honor is being his father! Seeing his dedication, work ethic and leadership on a daily basis is truly remarkable."
— Dan Fleming, Basketball Coach
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