TWINSBURG, Ohio - Jalen D. Washington of Twinsburg High School is a top-notch athlete for the Tigers.
Jalen was the quarterback for the football team leading them to a winning season. He also led the basketball team to a winning season playing point guard.
"He's done an acceptable job throughout high school balancing his academics and his athletics. He's almost a 4.0-student as well as being a phenomenal athlete and great competitor," said head baseball coach Donald Jones.
Even after taking off a season from baseball, he still sparked the interest of Ohio State to play baseball for the Buckeyes.
"During the summer, my summer coach got some of the college coaches come look at me and it just skyrocketed from there and I'm just blessed to go play at Ohio State," said Jalen.
Football, basketball, and baseball player Jalen Washington of Twinsburg High is the McDonald's student athlete of the week.