Boys basketball athlete of the week: Jake Linsky, Northwood
He had a consistent week, scoring 31 points in a win over University and 31 points in a win over Woodbridge. Linsky, a 6-foot-7 senior, also grabbed 15 rebounds in the Woodbridge game as the Timberwolves improved to 3-0 in the Pacific Coast League. “He is the best player in the league,” Woodbridge coach John Halagan said of Linsky who is averaging 22 points a game. Linsky was MVP of the Irvine World News/Gaya Raya Classic of which Northwood won the championship last month.