October 28, 2021

The Jackson Blazer

A voice for the community

Emoni Bates scores 42 as Lincoln routes Jackson High 83-56

Emoni Bates. Lincoln High School Sophomore.

The top sophomore in the State and #1 overall prep basketball player in the country Emoni Bates came to town Monday January 27th and put on a show.  At 6 foot 9 inches tall, Bates led the way scoring a season high 42 points as Lincoln put away Jackson in the packed field house at Spring Arbor University. 

Honoring the late NBA Legend Kobe Bryant, Emoni Bates switched jerseys from #21 to #24.