Duluth High School will honor graduate Adam Flagler with a jersey retirement ceremony Friday prior to the Wildcats’ 7:30 pm. varsity football game against Berkmar.
Flagler was a standout basketball player at Duluth who was a key player for Baylor’s NCAA championship team earlier this year. He averaged 9.1 points and made 43 percent of his 3-pointers during a season that concluded with a national championship game win over Gonzaga. He had 13 points and made 3 of 4 shots from 3-point range in the title game.
Flagler, who attended Duluth Cluster Schools from kindergarten through 12th grade, was the recipient of an All-Big 12 Academic First-Team Award for having a GPA higher than 3.2. He also was an honor student at Duluth, where he earned the 2016-17 Wildcat of the Year Award.
Flagler was first-team all-county and all-region his final two seasons at Duluth, finishing his career with more than 1,300 points and a school-record 227 3-pointers. He was the 2019 Big South Conference Freshman of the Year at Presbyterian College before transferring to Baylor.