By Daniel Flores
Lamelo Ball will be returning to high school basketball. Lamelo previously was playing pro basketball in the Junior Basketball Association (JBA for short) and was currently on the the JBA USA select team. Melo announced on social media that, he will be returning to high school basketball for his senior year.
I’ve decided to return to highschool and complete my senior year. I thank my dad for the JBA Experience and playing overseas. I’ve been accepted to attend Spire Prep Academy in Geneva, Ohio where i look forward to earning my highschool diploma and winning with my new team! pic.twitter.com/FQzta0PiNE
— Melo (@MELOD1P) November 6, 2018
Lamelo will play at Spire Institute in Geneva Ohio. The school is a prep school which makes it different from a regular high school. Because of this, Melo will be eligible to play against other top prep schools in the nation.