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Position
Forward
Height
6'6
Weight
185 lbs.
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Washington, D.C.
High School
Dematha Catholic HS
Experience
HS

Five-star small forward from the state of Maryland joins the Tigers for the 2022-23 season.

PRIOR TO LSU
Played for DeMatha Catholic High School in Hyattsville, Maryland … Averaged 19.1 points, 4.5 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 1.4 steals and 1.0 blocks per game … First Team All-WCAC … Team won the Washington Catholic League Basketball Championship in 2020 … Was rated No. 23 in the Rivals150 by Rivals.com and ranked No. 34 in the ESPN 100 and 34 in the 247Sports.com composite ratings … He was the No. 11 small forward in the Class of 2022 … Played for Boo Williams’ EYBL team based in Virginia and averaged 16.4 points, 5.4 rebounds … He was a 2021 Peach Jam all-second team selection.

PERSONAL
Birthdate is July 27, 2003 in Washington, D. C. … Right handed … Daragh and Michelle Ward are his parents … Siblings: Taylor, Autumn Aaron … Anticipated major at LSU is business … Likes to play video games to relax … Favorite TV Show is Ozark … Favorite pro basketball player is Brandon Ingram and favorite team the Washington Wizards … Football player Chase Young is his favorite athlete outside pro basketball … His basketball superstition is “one sock roll.”

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