Saturday, December 15, 2012

Friday's top high school basketball performers

Friday’s Top Performers
Gabe Devoe, Shelby: 6-4 junior guard had 19 points, 14 rebounds in a win over Aquinas (GA). Shelby is 7-1. Aquinas is 3-3.
Riley Ferguson, Butler: Isn’t this guy a football All-America QB heading to Tennessee? Doesn’t look too bad in the basketball jersey, either. Ferguson had 22 points, 10 rebounds, five steals, five assists in 85-59 win over Robinson. RaeQuan Scott had 20 points, seven assists, three rebounds, three steals.
Giovanni Mack, Providence: 31 points, five assists in a 59-44 loss to South Meck. Malcom Matthews had 22 points for the Sabres.
Kennedy Meeks, West Charlotte: 18 points, 14 rebounds for the North Carolina-bound All-American in a 75-34 win over Hopewell. Gabon Williams had 15 for West Charlotte.
Shelton Mitchell, Cuthbertson: 31 points, eight assists, six rebounds in 87-64 win over Union County rival Weddington. Isiah Cureton added 21 points.
Mark Pollack, Charlotte Catholic: 28 points, six rebounds in an 86-76 win over Garinger. Robbie Anderson added 19 for the Cougars. Garinger’s Keith Davis had 29.
Jatarie White, Providence Day: 22 points, eight rebounds, two steals in a 44-38 win over Cary Academy in battle of N.C. private school powers.
By The Numbers
29-1: Score by which Charlotte Christian’s girls outscored Forsyth Country Day in the first quarter of a 64-22 win.
25: Combined rebounds for Mallard Creek girls’ Chantel Williams (14 points, 11 rebounds, four steals, three assists) and Briyanna Nichols (13 points, 14 rebounds, three steals) in 67-32 win over Mooresville.
5: East Meck’s Jerrin Morrison had his fifth double-double of the season (11 points, 11 rebounds) in a 72-65 win over Marvin Ridge. Taylor Neal had 25 for Marvin Ridge.
11: Steven Burrough of Harding had 11 blocks plus 14 points and 12 rebounds in a 74-58 win over West Mecklenburg.