12 Derek Puhalski
12 Derek Puhalski
Height: 6-1
Weight: 180
Year: So.
Hometown: Egg Harbor Township, N.J.
High School: Atlantic Christian
Position: G

2010-11: Saw time in 23 games, averaging 6.8 minutes • scored a career-high 6 points on 2 of 2 shooting, to go along with a career-high 5 assists in a win over MOR (1-22) • pulled down a career-best 3 rebounds in a win over Stevenson (12-18) • played double-digit minutes in 6 games, with a high of 15 vs. MOR • High School: Three-year starter • Played point guard • Averaged 15 points, 7 assists and 4.5 rebounds as a senior • Scored 1,206 career points • Named first-team All-Conference and league MVP • Three-time conference and league champions • Coached by Tom Piotrowski • Dean’s List student and graduated third in his class • Played for South Jersey Select AAU team • Notable: First-team All-Cape Atlantic Conference in golf and named to All-Star team in baseball • Played with Mat Piotrowski (Boston University) and Luke Piotrowski (Richmond) • Great grandfather is Nat Hickey, who was the oldest person to ever play in the NBA when he served as a player-coach for the New York Celtics • Personal: Son of Rob and Donna Puhalski.