Osborne Senior Cullen Grabast has been named the NCKSSports.com/Cunningham Telephone and Cable Athlete of the Week.
Grabast was a very instrumental part in helping lead the Osborne Bulldogs to the 1A-DI State Basketball Tournament for the 2nd consecutive season. It two games last week, he averaged 25.5 ppg and shot 62% from the floor, 67% from 3 and 70% from the FT line. In Osborne's 51-33 semifinal win over Rock Hills on Friday, March 3, he scored a game high 23 points, shooting 9-15 from the floor, 3-6 from beyond the arc and 2-2 at the stripe. On Saturday, March 4, he had his best individual scoring output in any of his games against St. John's/Tipton in his career, scoring 28 points on 9-14 shooting, 5-6 from 3 and 5-8 from the FT line. His performance helped lead Osborne to a 73-61 win over the previously unbeaten Blujays in the Sub-State Championship in Osborne. On the season, Grabast is now averaging 14.7 ppg and shooting 54% from the floor, 39% from 3-point land and 67% at the FT line.
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