Player Profile: St. Ignace’s Gage Kreski

4 Sep

Screenshot_2013-09-04-21-21-18_resized • Height, Weight, and position?

6’2, 180, PG

• High School, Summer team and Graduation Year?

St. Ignace, Michigan Mustangs/Acb Bank Hoops, 2016

• Players you try to model your game after?

I want to be my own kind of player, however I’d say like a Brandon Knight

• Important Stats

I averaged 17pts last year on Varsity, with a game high of 22. Scoring 379 in the season. I also had 89 steals and 142 rebounds.

• Most memorable game in your career so far?

My most memorable game thus far is probably beating Cheboygan to win the conference.

• Colleges that you would like to attend?

I would really like to go to a school that has a lot of basketball hype. Such as Central Michigan, Butler, VCU, and of course the Big 10 schools which is everyone’s dream.

• Colleges that have shown interest in you so far?

University of Detroit, Central Michigan, and the local colleges like Lake Superior, and Northern.

• What makes you unique from other players at your position?

What make me unique is that I try to be the most positive person on the court at all times. I’m also bigger and stronger than most of the guards on the court.

• Strengths and areas you are improving in?

My strengths are my IQ, I understand the game very well because of playing so much and I cause miss-matches in a lot of games. Also my athleticism. My weaknesses would have to shooting which I’m working on everyday and taking care of the ball.

• How did the off-season go?

My off season is when I improve the most I think. I traveled around the country working on my skills. I went to endless camps including Michigan, Central, Detroit, Toledo, Grand Valley, Lake State, pretty much every place I could go. I also went to Las Vegas which was amazing. I played with the Mustangs in the summer.

• Goals for the upcoming season?

My goals to be an even better leader and to make the people around me better.

• What role do you see your self having this year for your team?

A leader

• What will a coach be getting out of you at the next level?

A great attitude, a player that works very hard, and some who is skilled.

• What will will go into your decision about choosing a college?

Wherever I fit best, I guess I’ll have to think more on that.

• Most influential person in your life? Why?

My mom, she’s one of the most positive people I’ve ever met. She’s taught me to never give up, and no matter what the situation is BE POSITIVE.

• Legacy you want to leave at your school?

That I was the best player that I could be.

• Fun/ interesting fact about you?

I love to hunt and fish, and football is huge in my household too. I am a starter on our Varsity football team.

• Awards, Accomplishments, other comments?

6th Team All-State Free Press, All U.P Honorable Mention, 1st Team All Straits Area Conference, 2013 St. Ignace MVP, 5th Team All State Bank Hoops, Mid- Season I was ranked #7 in Michigan (Bank Hoops) and Underclassmen All State

• Academic Information


• Contact Information

Gage Kreski 1-906-430-8033

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