Getting to know Boys Basketball Star Maurice Works ‘18 Tech Boston (VIDEO)
Maurice Works '18 of Tech Boston Academy has made a name for himself with his chase down blocks and explosive athletic ability. This season, Works returned from the Prep School ranks, back to his home city of Boston, and helped lead Tech Boston to a Division 2 State Championship.
From High school to AAU, Works has proven himself to be a hard worker and serious problem for opposing teams on both ends of the floor.
Works' skillset complemented the talented State Champion Tech Boston squad perfectly this year, as his ability to make his teammates better and score when needed, made him one of the most well-rounded guards in the state.
Wayne Gethers (video compilation credit) of LW Productions, reporting for Mass Prep Stars, connected with the former Needham star in a
"Getting to Know You" Q-and-A segment.
Q: Where are you from?
A: Roxbury, MA
Q: What are your plans next year for college?
A: I have not announced my decision yet for next year.
Q: What advice would you give to kids wanting to possibly go to Prep school?
A: Take advantage of everything in prep school and make the best decisions for yourself.
Q: AAU Team?
Q: Sponsored AAU team?
A: Yes, Nike
Q: AAU Experience:
A: Played at the highest level and against the best competition. I loved it!
Q: Do you have a trainer?
A: Yes my coach/uncle.
Q: Nike or Jordan's?
Q: Most points scored in a game?
A: 38 points against Team Penny.
Q: If you were not playing basketball what sport would you be playing?
Q: What do you want to do after college?
A: To live comfortably.
Q: What does an off day look like for you?
A: Spending time with my family
Q: Favorite NBA Team?
A: Golden State Warriors
Q: Favorite NFL Team?
Q: Fav NBA Player?
A: Kevin Durant
Q: Favorite Food?
Q: Favorite Movie?
Q: Righty or lefty?
Q: Something people may not know about you?
A: I have a daughter (1 years old).
Q: Advice to a kid on and off the court?
A: Take no days off. You need to handle your business in the classroom and in life. Once you do that basketball and academics will be easier over time. Also, once you feel like you’ve reached the highest stage with basketball, never stop working, as the sky is the limit.
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