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Lee To Attend Dordt

Posted: April 19th, 2019
Tags: Athletics, Men's Athletics, Varsity Athletics, Recruits, Basketball

(Thursday, April 18; Sioux Center, Iowa) Jackson Lee, a senior at Seton Catholic Preparatory (Arizona), has announced his intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender basketball program.

Lee is a 6-2 guard who averaged 15 points per game last season while converting a state best 91 percent of his free throws.  He was a first-team all-region pick as a junior and senior and was the Region Offensive Player of the Year as a senior.  Seton Catholic Preparatory was a regional champ in 2018 and twice qualified for the state tournament.

"Jackson has been around basketball his whole life, as his dad is a college coach, and therefore, knows the game extremely well.  He is a really good shooter, passer, and team player.  We look forward to him growing as a person and player here at Dordt," said Dordt basketball coach Brian Van Haaften.

Jackson is the son of Todd and Kim Lee.  He plans to study Business at Dordt.

Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa, is a comprehensive Christian college rooted in the Reformed tradition. The Defender athletic program is a part of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC). 

U.S. News & World Report, Money Magazine, Forbes.com, Washington Monthly, and Princeton Review all list Dordt on their best colleges lists. Dordt is home to approximately 1,500 students.