Bryant Thomas, South Mecklenburg: 6-8 senior center had 16 points, 11 rebounds and eight blocks in a 51-44 win over East Mecklenburg. He had 24 points, 10 rebounds, 10 blocks in a 62-39 win over Harding.
Nate Hinton, Gaston Day: Averaged 25.5 points, 10 rebounds and six assists in two wins last week over Concord First Assembly and Westchester Country Day, a pair of private schools state title contenders.
Destiny Johnson, East Lincoln girls: 29 points, 19 rebounds, nine steals, five blocks and three steals in a win over Hibriten.
Joey Knox, Community School of Davidson: 39 points, six rebounds, two blocks in a 91-79 win over Cherryville.
Bella Sheprow Metrolina Christian girls: 21 points, seven steals, four assists, four rebounds in a 39-34 win over Union Academy, and 15 points, nine assists, nine steals, eight rebounds in a 52-18 win over SouthLake Christian.