HomeLetters to the Editor

Dunker remains determined after disappointing finish

By: Letter to the Editor

 | Feb 25, 2014 - 11:03 AM |
Re: Article “NBA dunk crown eludes Sudburian,” which appeared in the Feb. 20 edition of Northern Life.

Thank you so much for writing an article on my son Jordan Kilganon. What a crazy weekend this was for Jordan. His flight was cancelled so he had to fly the day of the competition.

He was up at 3 a.m. to catch his first flight, and he didn’t get to the competition until five minutes into the warmup at 5 p.m. He was exhausted but pumped.

He got straight 10s for his first dunk, but couldn’t land a routine second dunk, so he had to hurry and do a windmill to get some marks.

Although he finished third in the first round, he didn’t advance to the final four.

Jordan was extremely disappointed, because he really felt he would win. He showed great sportsmanship, however, and is now more determined than ever to claim the title he feels belongs to him at next year’s competition in New York.

Jeanne Sauve
Greater Sudbury

Reader's Feedback

NorthernLife.ca may contain content submitted by readers, usually in the form of article comments. All reader comments and any opinions, advice, statements or other information contained in any messages posted or transmitted by any third party are the responsibility of the author of that message and not of NorthernLife.ca. The fact that a particular message is posted on or transmitted using this web site does not mean that NorthernLife.ca has endorsed that message in any way or verified the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message. We encourage visitors to NorthernLife.ca to report any objectionable content by using the "report abuse" link found in the comments section of this web site. Comment Guidelines

comments powered by Disqus

Most Popular

Local Business Directory