Posted On: 01/4/21 4:20 PM

Who celebrated the New Year with an awesome Saturday performance?  PHD shines a light on the top performers. 

Brady FritzBradyFritz6'2" | SGWinner | 2021StateSD of Winner (6’2 Guard, Sr).  Junior wing Elijah Peterson’s buzzer beater grabbed all the headlines as it gave Winner a 58-56 win over Lennox.  That said, Fritz was the workhorse with his 25 points in a tight battle. This is a player that was all state in football and now Brady has the Warriors at 5-1 on the court.  Despite a load of attention from Lennox, Fritz scored ten times on 21 attempts including five threes and that’s while only getting one call from the officials all game! 

 

Brian LaRoche JrBrianLaRoche Jr5'11" | PGLower Brule | 2023StateSD of Lower Brule (6’0 Guard, Soph). LaRoche continues to make his case as a top sophomore in Class B basketball.  At the moment the Sioux are undefeated and their 18 point win over Freeman Academy this weekend gave the Bearcats their first loss of the year.  LaRoche scored 23 points in the victory at the Corn Palace highlighted by a buzzer beater after a steal.  This is a player that is still an underclassmen but he’s already been averaging double digits for three

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