(Walnut) Walnut Senior Lucas Blum is the KSOM Athlete of the Week. Blum put up 35 points in Walnut's win over Adair-Casey Tuesday night. The senior has led the team to back-to-back wins for the first time this season. He made five of his nine three-point attempts and also collected seven rebounds in his 35 point outburst against Adair-Casey.
Before the Adair-Casey win it was an 18 point, five rebound, and five assist effort in a win over Glidden-Ralston last Friday.
On the season Blum averages 16.8 points per game which is third best in the Rolling Hills Conference. Blum is also fourth in the conference at 8.6 rebounds per game and second in the conference with 3.5 assists per game.
Click here for the interview with Walnut's Lucas Blum after his 35 point game