Banner Elk, N.C.--The Lees-McRae men's head basketball coach
Scott Polsgrove is pleased to announce the addition of Kyle
Boardman of Clemmons, N.C. to the Bobcat squad for the 2008-2009
season. Boardman signed the National Letter of Intent and will
join the team in preseason conditioning as in August his begins his
first semester at the college.
Kyle Boardman, a 6'5 post player, averaged a double-double this
past season with 18.6 points and 10.5 rebounds per game at West
Forsyth High School. Boardman also added 1.7 blocks and 2.1
assists per game. An excellent shooter overall shooter at 55%, he
also shot 37% from behind the arc.
Boardman was recognized for his playing ability both as a junior
and a senior when he was selected to the Central Piedmont All
Conference Team and as an All Northwest North Carolina player.
"Kyle is going to be a great addition to our basketball team,"
commented Polsgrove. "He is a post player who can score both inside
and out and is a very aggressive rebounder."
The Bobcats open their season at the Disney Division II Tipoff
Tournament in Orlando, Florida the where they will play three games
over the weekend of November 7-9.