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Charlotte Observer high school football/basketball players of the week 12.03.18


Elijah Bowick, Myers Park: Virginia Tech recruit caught seven passes for 175 yards and a touchdown in the Mustangs’ 37-14 victory at Richmond Senior.

Grayson McCall, Indian Trail Porter Ridge: Ran 16 times for 156 yards and five touchdowns in a 42-20 victory over West Mecklenburg.

Kaylon Wade, Kings Mountain: Sparked his team to a 49-28 victory over previously unbeaten Northwest Cabarrus. Wade ran for 117 yards and five touchdowns. He completed 11-of-15 passes for 210 yards.

Andre White, Vance: Ran 19 times for 93 yards and three touchdowns in the 34-21 victory over Hough. He also scored on a 15-yard reception.

Gee Witherspoon, Lenoir Hibriten: Ran 10 times for 212 yards in Friday’s 34-15 victory over Catawba Bandys.


Dazia Lawrence, Mallard Creek girls: Charlotte 49ers signee had 29 points in double-overtime loss to Butler Thursday, and 22 points, five assists in Saturday’s victory over Cary.

Tristan Maxwell, North Mecklenburg: Had 27 points, 10 rebounds in an 80-75 victory over Berry Friday.

Wendell Moore, Concord Cox Mill: Had 26 points, 10 rebounds, eight blocks in a 78-52 win over Cary Friday.

Reigan Richardson, Concord Cannon School: Sophomore guard had 28 points, 14 rebounds in a 53-49 upset of Greensboro Day. Richardson had 30 points, 10 rebounds in a victory over Sugar Creek Charter Tuesday.

Jah’Quez Sanders, Queens Grant: Scored 27 points to go with 11 rebounds, three assists in a 65-46 victory over Wake Christian Friday.