December 3, 2022


Comfortable residential structure

Mead basketball’s Elijah Knudsen ‘works from home’ on his game

The Mead junior has an great training location, which is just feet away from his very own bedroom.

MEAD, Colo. — A handful of months away from the 2021 higher college basketball season, Mead junior guard Elijah Knudsen can be observed endlessly shooting hoops. 

At his household household in Mead he places up thousands of shots a week (in some cases a day) in his basement underneath his bed room. 

“I get to do my beloved matter in the planet whenever I want,” Knudsen said in a sit-down job interview with 9NEWS’s Scotty Gange.

It was constructed two and a half decades back, but with the COVID-19 pandemic Knudsen talked about how he’s utilized it a great deal far more typically and much a lot more severely to get ready for his 2021 junior season.

Last year, Mead missing their first video game of the season and then went on to acquire 25 straight online games en route to the point out semifinals. The pandemic finished the period early and Knudsen and his teammates ended up unable to end out their year. 

His spring, summer and winter season of placing in do the job from dwelling has grown his activity and his assurance.

Knudsen and the Mead Mavericks open up their 2021 year on Friday, Jan. 29 towards Horizon.

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