33-Jonathan-Wenthold#33 Jonathan Wenthold

Position: Shooting Guard
Height: 6-1

Weight: 180 lbs
Class: Freshman
Hometown: Atkinson, IL
High School: Home school / FBC Patriots
City: Geneseo
Coach: Joel Kobernat

 

Major at MBBC: Humanities – Applied Science

Prior to MBBC: Jonathan averaged 14 points and 7 rebounds per game during his senior year for the Patriots. His season high in scoring was 35 points against Crossroads Christian from Illinois.

Personal: Jonathan was born in Atkinson, IL. His parents are Larry and Sandy Wenthold, and they currently reside in Atkinson, IL. Jonathan’s greatest spiritual influence was his mother who taught him about God and led him to the Lord. Patriot’s Coach Joel Kobernat has been Jonathan’s biggest athletic influence due to his demanding work ethic and consistent encouragement. Jonathan cites his most memorable times of his career playing basketball at various high school and AAU tournaments, “I would play hard all day then crash at a hotel with my teammates. I will never forget those awesome times.” In his free time Jonathan enjoys landscaping and gardening. His favorite athlete is Derrick Rose because of his attitude and style of play. Ephesians 2:8 is his life verse, “For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God.”