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Class of 2009 Focus: Jonathan Mills

As a junior at North Lawndale College Prep on Chicago's West side, forward Jonathan Mills led the Phoenix to their first state championship. In this report we talk with Mills and North Lawndale coach Lewis Thorpe.

Mills was instrumental in giving Lewis Thorpe his first Illinois Class 2A state basketball championship this season. "I would describe Jonathan Mills as a workhorse," said Thorpe. "He's the hardest working kid. I'm not just talking about on the court. I'm talking about in practice. I don't think he is as skilled as a lot of the top flight ballplayers out there. But, I don't think there is...

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