Whitnall HS basketball star Tyler Herro drafted by Miami Heat

NEW YORK — Congratulations goes out to Whitnall High School’s Tyler Herro, as he was selected in the 2019 NBA Draft.

With a lottery pick by the Miami Heat, Herro was taken 13th overall.

The 19-year-old played one year of college basketball at Kentucky where he averaged 14 points per game and was second-team All-SEC.

Awesome!

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – JUNE 20: Tyler Herro reacts with Kentucky head coach John Calipari after being drafted with the 13th overall pick by the Miami Heat during the 2019 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center on June 20, 2019 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – JUNE 20: Tyler Herro poses with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being drafted with the 13th overall pick by the Miami Heat during the 2019 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center on June 20, 2019 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.

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