Media Information Director
DPS Office of Athletics
Christian Littlejohn, a 6-7 senior forward who had a double-double with 15 points, 15 rebounds and five blocks in Osborn High’s 62-55 victory against Pontiac Notre Dame in the Class B boys’ basketball regional semifinals, has been named Detroit Public School League Proud Strong Learner of the Week.
For the season, Littlejohn averaged 13 points, nine rebounds and two blocked shots a game.
The Knights (14-9) saw their season end with a 68-66 overtime loss to unbeaten New Haven (25-0) in the Class B regional championship game at Yale High School.
The Detroit Public School League Proud Strong Learner of the Week award is representative of the league’s top boys’ and girls’ athletes. The award is presented by the DPS Office of Athletics and is sponsored by Detroit-area McDonald’s owner-operators