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Capital gains for Yacoubou, Florin

Long Island Lutheran's Mike Florin brings the ball

Long Island Lutheran's Mike Florin brings the ball up during their game with Jamesville-Dewitt at the 2010-2011 NYS Federation Basketball Championships in Albany N.Y. (March 25, 2011) Credit: Pat Orr

Two key members of Long Island Lutheran’s state Class A Federation championship team will be teammates one more time on Sunday.

Achraf Yacoubou and Mike Florin will play in the prestigious 38th Capital Classic All-Star game at The Show Place Arena in Upper Marlboro, Md.

The two senior Crusaders will play on the National All-Stars in the showcase game against the Capital All-Stars at 3 p.m. The National team also includes St. John’s recruit Maurice Harkless of South Kent School (Conn.) and Jabarie Hinds of Mount Vernon, who shared the New York state Mr. Basketball award with Yacoubou.

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