Warrnambool, Australia - Jamal Pollydore, the USA-Trinidad and Tobago born basketball player, has clinched the Australian BigV Division One Men MVP title at the 2023 BigV Awards, capping a remarkable journey through the sport.
Pollydore's basketball odyssey started in Brooklyn, New York, and his college years saw him shine at various institutions, including Niagara County Community College, Clark Atlanta University, and Glenville State College. His consistent growth is reflected in his impressive statistics and shooting percentages.
In 2021-2022, he earned an honorable mention in Portugal's Proliga while playing for Clube Galitos Aveiro. Pollydore then took his skills to Venezuela's SPB in 2022 before delivering standout performances in 2023 with the Warrnambool Seahawks in Australia's BigV Division One Men's league.
During the 2023 season, Pollydore averaged 26.9 points, 4.3 rebounds, 3.3 assists, and 1.6 steals per game, showcasing his scoring prowess with a 45.3% field goal percentage and a 37.3% three-point shooting rate.
His journey, adorned with accolades like NJCAA D2 All-America Second Team, is a testament to his unwavering commitment to the sport. Jamal Pollydore, representing Interperformances, continues to shine as a versatile guard.
Congratulations to Jamal Pollydore on this well-deserved MVP honor. We eagerly anticipate his future accomplishments on and off the court.