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Hardwood Hero of the Week for February 4

February 21, 2019

Daeshun Ruffin

Daeshun Ruffin
Courtesy of Chris Todd for the Clarion Ledger

Daeshun Ruffin of Callaway High School is the Hardwood Hero of the Week for February 4. Ruffin is a 5-10 sophomore guard for the Callaway Chargers. He scored 50 points in a win over Ridgeland.

This makes his third nomination for this school year. Ruffin has also been named a 2018-2019 Clarion Ledger Dandy Dozen.

Circle B will donate $120 in Ruffin's name to the WJMI Circle B Brand Foods JPS High School Basketball Fund. At the end of the season, one nominated player will be randomly selected to receive $1,800 for their high school basketball program.