Brendan Scanlon Scores 1,000 Points
“It’s exciting to accomplish this and to see all of the time I have put into basketball pay off," said Saint Joe's senior, Brendan Scanlon.
He quickly added, "I’d like to thank my Mom, Dad, brothers, sister, and Coach Ciambotti for helping me get here.”
Scanlon made his 1000th point in the a home game on January 18, 2020 against Montoursville High School. He was name CDT Player of the Week
in the January 31, 2021 issue of the newspaper.
According to Coach Ciambotti, “Brendan puts in countless hours in the gym and on his driveway at home. He works very hard at his craft, to become the best ball-handler, passer and shooter he can be. I am so proud of the way he has matured, both as a player and as a person. It takes a lot of practice to fine tune one's game to the point of being able to score 1000 points."
As for his future, Scanlon hopes to continue his athletic career by playing basketball at the collegiate level. Scanlon is only the third player in the Saint Joe's basketball program history to hit this mark. The other Saint Joe's basketball athletes who have achieved the mark are are Stephen Beattie (Class of 2016) and Jack Mangene (Class of 2019).