Sunday, January 30, 2011

High School Basketball Players of the Week

Boys' Players of the Week
Overall, Karl Barkley, North Mecklenburg: Two game-winning 3-point shots, about 24 hours apart, to upset Sweet 16 No. 1 West Charlotte and prevent a Mooresville upset.
Jacoby Davis, West Charlotte: 26 points, six steals, four rebounds and four assists in 66-57 win against Mooresville Friday. He had 33 points, six steals, four rebounds and three assists in an upset loss at North Meck Tuesday.
Alex Kilmartin, Charlotte Catholic: 27 points in 91-59 win against East Gaston Friday.
Terry Whisnant, Cherryville: School-record 46 points Monday, 30 points Tuesday and 41 in Friday's 113-48 win against Challenger.

Girls' Players of the Week
Overall, Jada Payne, Hickory girls: 33 points, 11 rebounds and five steals in Tuesday's 93-42 win over Newton Foard. Payne had 36 points in Friday's win against Alexander Central.
Kaitlin Cash, South Meck: 21 points, 8 rebounds in 51-37 win against Rocky River.
Tiffany Mitchell, Providence Day: 26 points, 15 rebounds, four assists and four steals against Country Day Friday. She had 24 points, four steals and three assists in big win against Charlotte Christian Tuesday.
Christelle Shembo, Ardrey Kell: 16 points, 14 rebounds in Friday's win against Myers Park to keep her team within one game of Butler in the league championship race.

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