Gerel Simmons | #5 | G
Hometown: Accokeek, Md.
Previous School: North Point HS
2011-2012 (Freshman): Played in 26 games, starting one time as a true freshman...Scored 59 points, averaging 2.3 points per game...Connected on 21 of 53 field goal attempts for a 39.6% field goal percentage...Was 11 of 28 from the three-point line in connecting on 39.3% three-point percentage...Was 6 of 11 from the free throw line for a 54.5% free throw percentage...Recorded 27 rebounds, 10 offensive, 17 defensive...Recorded three assists...Had five steals...Blocked two shots.
High School: Simmons comes to Brevard from Accokeek, Md. where he played at North Point High School under Coach Jimmy Ball. Simmons was a member of the 4A State Basketball team and played in the Maryland State All-Star Game in the 2010-2011 season. He was also an All-Conference selection and captain of the team his senior season. Simmons was also a member of the 2010-2011 SMAC Cross Country Championship. Off the court, he was awarded the 4 year AFJROTC award and was the Senior Master Sergeant when he graduated. He is the son of Gary and Sintrel Simmons.