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34   Richard Kuzma
Richard Kuzma

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Leesburg, Va.

High School:
Thomas Jefferson

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 178

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
01/12/1994


HIGH SCHOOL: Kuzma lettered three times at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology before graduating in 2012 ... led team to the Virginia AAA Northern Region Tournament for the first time since 1997 ... averaged 19.3 points per game for the Colonials and ended his career as the school's career, single-season and single-game scoring record holder ... scored school-record 37 points in a win over Marshall and had 35 against Madison ... was a two-time first-team all-Liberty District selection ... was the top free throw shooter in the DC / Metro region ... was the leading scorer in the Virginia AAA Northern Region as a senior and was fifth as a junior ... attending one of the best public schools in America, Kuzma was the National Honor Society President, the treasurer of the investment club and member of the FIRST Robotics team ... earned a 4.27 GPA and scored a 2,340 (out of 2,400) on his SAT ... was awarded with a National Merit Scholarship.

MISCELLANEOUS: Born Jan. 12, 1994, in New Orleans, La. ... son of Charles and Lisa Kuzma ... went on recruiting trips to Army, MIT, Merchant Marine Academy and Cal Tech, before deciding on Navy ... his grandfather Hank played basketball at Duquesne ... is the fourth member of the Kuzma player to play basketball at Navy ... father Charles (Class of '79), uncle James (Class of '83) and uncle Hank (Class of '78) all played at Navy ... Hank is the 12th-leading scorer (1,388 pts.) and sixth-leading rebounder (749) in school history (1,388 pts.) and is one of four players in school history with 1,000 points, 500 rebounds and 250 assists.

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