BARNES AT AMES HIGH SCHOOL
From small town Ames, Iowa, Harrison, an Advanced Placement Scholar (AP), is considered to be one of the most celebrated
student-athletes in Little Cyclone history and was ranked as the nation’s top player in the class of 2010 by ESPNU 100 and Scout.com. In his senior year Harrison, the 2009 Sporting News High School Athlete of the Year, averaged 26 points, 10 rebounds, 3 steals and 3 assists, leading Ames High School to a 27-0 season and a second consecutive state championship. Harrison finished his career at Ames High as their all-time leading scorer with 1,787 points, all time leader in rebounds, blocks and steals. Harrison was selected to play in the 2010 McDonald’s All-American Game and the 2010 Jordan Brand Classic game, receiving Co-MVP honors in both performances. In 2010 he was named Iowa Mr. Basketball, Mr. Basketball USA, All-USA Basketball Player of the Year by USA Today, and was the recipient of the Morgan Wootten Player of the Year Award as well as multiple All-American team selections.