Jason Westrol is a powerful 6’3 combo guard who has the floor game and quickness to play the PG, but also possesses the athleticism and size to play the SG as well. Jason has a very strong body and causes mismatches for either the opposing PG or SG. He shoots at a very high rate from the outside and has NBA three point range. Offensively he is multi-faceted, as he cannot only hit the outside shot at a high rate, but he has the athleticism and body to go to the paint and score against anyone. Jason is not only a threat offensively but he is a “lock down” defender. Jason relishes in guarding the opposing team’s best guard. He has the size and strength to guard bigger SGs but also possesses the quickness to stay with quick PGs.
Jason had a stellar college career in the Northeast 10 Conference playing for the Bentley College. During his 4 seasons as a Falcon he reached the NCAA II Final 4 in 2008 and 2010. During his senior season he was voted as the All-NCAA II Player of the Year as he was responsible for 21.1.ppg, 5.2rpg, 4.0apg and 2.3spg. Besides this outstanding honor Jason did also receive multiple awards within his Conference and Region.
In the 2013-14, Jason played in the first division in Belgium for Leuven. He had a very successful season making the All-Import Team. Statistically, Jason finished in the top 10 in scoring, assists, and steals. He averaged over 18ppg, 6rpg, 3apg, 2 spg. He was ranked one of the top guards in the league and finished the season as one of the best players in all of Belgium. In 2012-13, Jason played for Houthalen in the Belgium second division. He averaged over 23ppg and was named the POY.
In the summer of 2011 he was drafted by the Iowa Energy. During the 7th Round he was the 6th pick for the D-League team Iowa Energy. With a seasoned veteran roster Jason did not get the opportunity to stay with the Energy and quickly started working on all areas of his game.
For the 2010-2011 he joined the Romanian powerhouse of CSU Asesoft Ploitesti. After winning the Regular season in the Romanian League and reaching the Semifinals in the Cup competition Ploitesti lost the Final series against Mobitelco Cluj with 4-2. In 39 games of action Westrol recorded 10.9ppg, 3.1rpg, 2.4apg and 1.3spg for the vice champion of the Romanian league.Personal
Jason was born on June 20, 1988 in New Jersey. He is the son of Randy and Mary Beth Westrol. His sister Heather played basketball at Fordham. Jason received his BS in finance from Bentley University. Jason’s favorite basketball player is Jason Kidd.Testimonial
“Rize Management has been a great fit for me. They have an array of connections all over the world in every league in Europe, Asia, Latin America, and NBA. When I started my career I was coming from a very small college, but with the help of Scott and his team my career has taken on new heights. With the help of Rize, I have gotten placed in leagues with players from big Division 1 colleges and have been able to compete financially with bigger named players.”