KLFY Athlete of the Week, Keith Lopez, Westgate High

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Westgate High’s Keith Lopez signed to play football at Jackson State on Wednesday. 

But, Lopez currently stars on Oliver Winston’s basketball team. 

It’s his unselfish play on the court, that caught our eye, and the fact Lopez knows his strengths and weaknesses.

Lopez says, “I shoot the ball really well, and rebound. but, I could work on my post play a little more.”

Coach Winston says he’s always willing to give more that’s his biggest attribute.

“He is one of those kids everyone wants in their program. He’s a starter for 4 years dedicated and works hard, he the kind of kid who would do whatever it takes to be successful,” Winston says

He knows the chance to win is in front of his team and looks forward to the playoffs.

Lopez says, “when the playoffs come around, we want to win a state championship title.” 

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