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Somers Athlete Spotlight: Lorenzo Bicknese

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Somers’ Lorenzo Bicknese goes up for a layup during a game at Lakeland last season. Credits: File
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Somers senior Lorenzo Bicknese was a team captain and forward on the boys basketball team. He was the Tuskers’ leading scorer, averaging 17.2 points per game this past season.

How old were you when you started playing basketball and how did you get started?

Fourth grade. I played in-town and was coached by my dad.

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As a senior captain on the team, how much did you value being a leader?

I valued being a leader a lot because it took a lot of work to become one.

What do you think are your strengths as a basketball player?

Shooting and rebounding.

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