Standard Stars: Layton Christian Academy basketball's Braxton Meah

Monday , January 22, 2018 - 9:01 PM

PATRICK CARR, Standard-Examiner Staff

Braxton Meah

School: Layton Christian

Grade level: Junior

Position: Center

Nickname: Meah

Favorite food: Steak

Favorite movie: The Lion King

Favorite music group/singer: Kodak Black

Favorite class/subject: Spanish

Favorite athlete: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Favorite hobby: Playing basketball.

Favorite board game/card game: Chess

If you could have dinner with any three people living or dead, who? Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Shaquille O’Neal, Kobe Bryant.

What I’d like to win a lifetime supply of (Other than money): Nike shoes

Most exciting sports moment you’ve ever been a part of: My first slam dunk in a game.

Best advice ever received: Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work

Plans after high school: Hopefully go to college.

Performance review: Put up a triple-double of 11 points, 10 rebounds and 10 blocks int he Eagles’ 75-61 win over Duchesne on Jan. 12. Earlier in the week on Jan. 9, he scored 17 points in a 68-54 win over Judge Memorial.

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