Posted On: 02/8/20 9:32 AM

The stars were out at Topeka High’s dramatic win over Junction City. Topeka High rode its senior stars to the comeback victory. But there were plenty of others to note:

Topeka’s Stars:

Da’Vonshai Harden is a physical specimen. The 6-foot-2 guard overpowered just about everyone on the court en route to 18 points – just what you would expect from a football star.

King Sutton had a couple of game-changing dunks, and finished with 17. He also showed quickness to defend out to the arc, and attempted a couple of three-pointers.

Junction City’s Stars:

Qua’vez Humphreys brings about all the size Junction City has at 6-foot-4. But his ability with the crossover dribble and to finish drives was impressive. He scored nine buckets, almost all from close range, where his acrobatics were highlight-reel worthy.

Howard Johnson had been scoring at an impressive rate, but he struggled to find open looks from the arc. He did finish with 13, going 6-6 from the line.

Key role players:

Jalen Smith, junior, Topeka High:

Smith got to the rim with ease and made the play of the night – an off-the-backboard alley-oop to a trailing

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