Male Spotlight Athlete of the Week Jahmir Collins

Feb. 26—Name: Jahmir Collins

School: Greater Johnstown

Age: 18

Grade: 12

Sport: Basketball

Parent: Patricia Key, of Johnstown

Athletic achievements: 2020-21 and 2022-23 District 6 Class 4A champions, 2020-21 Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference runner-up, and 2023-24 Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference West Division champions and league runner-up.

Coach's quote: "Jahmir is not only a very talented basketball player, he is also a great person and teammate. He has been one of the most coachable kids to come through this program and I can't remember a time in which he missed a practice or a workout. Whatever university gets him next year will get a special young man." — Greater Johnstown boys basketball coach Ryan Durham

Favorite subject: Math

Favorite video game: "Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege"

Favorite food: Jerk chicken

Favorite teacher (subject taught): Mrs. Gruss (English)

Favorite song: "Valuable Pain" by YoungBoy Never Broke Again

Favorite app on your phone: Instagram

Outside interest: Basketball

If you were an animal, what animal would you be and why?: I would be a Lion

Favorite athletic team: Los Angeles Clippers

Athlete most admired: Former Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant

Most influential person on my career: My dad

Most impressive athlete that you have competed against: Greater Johnstown junior guard Donte Tisinger

Proudest athletic achievement: 2022-23 District 6 Class 4A basketball champions

Play basketball overseas — Jake Oswalt