Posted: 1:04 pm Friday, May 28th, 2010

Royal Palm Beach point guard Jon Octeus signs with Garden City CC 

By Post Staff

Royal Palm Beach senior 6-foot-4 point guard Jon Octeus has signed a scholarship with Garden City (KS) Community College. Octeus averaged 14.5 ppg, 5.2 rpg, and 3.1 apg this past season in leading the Wildcats to the most successful season is school history (18-8).

Octeus, who also was president of his senior class, plans to major in pharmacy.

“Jon has made himself into a tremendous college prospect through hard work and dedication,” Royal Palm Beach coach Drew Quinn said in an e-mail. “He is a young man that decided he was going to be a great basketball player and he put in the time to make it happen. Most importantly, he is an outstanding person and has a bright future in front of him.”