Posted On: 02/17/18 6:39 PM
What a celebratory weekend for Tennessee high school basketball. District semifinals, championships and Division II regionals. The competition carries more weight when seasons and even careers are on the line.
Rare hoopers can meet the moment and even dominate with such high stakes. The following players managed to meet that moment.
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2018 SF Gavin Johnson (Wilson Central) scored 25 points in a dominating win over Hendersonville.
2018 G Bryce Keith (Portland) scored 21 points in a loss to Mt. Juliet.
2019 G Jaylen Negron (West Creek) offered 22 points in monumental win over Rossview.
2018 G Trenton Gibson (Blackman) scored 19 points in a District semifinal win. He also registered a +25 +/-.
2018 F Brandon Thomas (Blackman) scored seven points with six rebounds in the win.
Deontae Davis led the #RunninRaiders with 25 points, followed by Dionte Ware 18, Isaiah Johnson 14, JaCobi Wood 9, Josh Black 6, Grant Hurst 5, Romeo Wykle & Darius Howard 4, Paco Patterson & Kley McGowan 3, Mullek Bradford 2, and Javin Burke 1. #PowerTeam #RunnintheTable
— Cleveland Basketball (@CBR_Basketball) February 17, 2018
2018 G Jayson Brown (Beech) scored 24 points in a loss to Lebanon.
MLK defeated East Nashville. It was the Eagles first loss all season (Michael McClary 17 pts, 5 threes Daryl Elliot 13 pts, 7 assists Pierce Majors 12 pts, 9 reb Desmond Davis 13 pts).
2019 G Brady Brown (Summertown) scored 23 points on six three-pointers.
2019 G Trey Trotter put in 14 points along with 10 rebounds and seven assists in win over Wayne County High School in 12A semifinals.
2019 WG Alec Kegler (Clarksville Northeast) scored 26 points and was perfect at the line defeating Northwest.
MBB: Haywood 45 Fayette Ware 44.
Markeston Douglas-10rebs, Demarius Boyd-18pts, Chris Jones-9rebs@FW_Wildcats Quarterrius York-12pts@haywoodtomcats @hassell_joey @JSWriterMichael @LFTorresIII 💜🐯🏀
— P. Boyd (@Trice53) February 17, 2018
2018 G Ty Dean (Beech) gave his Buccaneers 17 points in the loss.
2019 G Tre Edwards (Hamilton Heights Christian Academy) scored 36 points in a win over Legacy Charter (SC).
Boys Varsity Basketball 🏀
Bearden 68 Farragut 40@prepxtra @dianacnearhos @BartlettJC @rossmckenry34
Dogs are 29-1 overall, 16-0 in District
T. Stephney 8
Brown 12@WBIRSports pic.twitter.com/vXaANu6T08
— jack tate (@coachtatebhs) February 10, 2018
2019 PG Jordan Rawls (HHCA) gave 12 points and seven assists.
2018 G Tyler Harris (Cordova) scored 34 points in a Cordova win over Bolton.
2019 WG Bruce Guy (Cordova) added 25 points with 14 rebounds in the win.
2018 G Derrick Craig (Cordova) had seven assists.
and G Kobe Powell (Cordova) offered five assists.