The 6-foot-2, 175-pound junior guard had led the Lyons to a 30-5 record and a berth in the state tournament at the time of his selection. Perry averaged 32.2 points, 6.2 rebounds, 5.8 assists and 4.7 steals per game through 35 games. He entered the state tournament with 4,317 points in his prep basketball career, 21 points shy of breaking the state’s career scoring record of 4,337 points—a mark that has stood since 1956. Perry’s 1,128 points through 35 games ranks No. 8 on Kentucky’s single-season scoring list. The Second Region Player of the Year, he’s ranked as the nation’s No. 85 recruit in the Class of 2024 by 247Sports.com.
Perry has maintained a 4.0 GPA in the classroom. He will begin his senior year of high school this fall.
A member of the Future Business Leaders of America and the BETA club, Perry has volunteered locally as part of multiple community beautification projects. He has also donated his time as a Little League coach and youth basketball referee.