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Posted On: 03/2/21 2:00 PM

The 2020-21 NCISAA season is finally at it’s conclusion. Take a look at the Most Valuable Player as well as the prospects who earned first and second team All-State honors after their performance in the 2A NCISAA State Playoffs.

MVP: Lewis Duarte Lewis Duarte 6'6" | CG Huntington Prep | 2022 State NC | Victory Christian Center

Duarte has exploded onto the scene at Victory Christian Center and hasn’t looked back since. He’s put up stellar numbers as a two-way high-flying guard in the rotation for the Kings and rightfully takes home MVP honors.

1st Team

Guard: Lewis Duarte Lewis Duarte 6'6" | CG Huntington Prep | 2022 State NC | Victory Christian Center

An athletic guard prospect that flies around on both ends and makes plays. He posted 12 points and 10 rebounds while flying around for blocks as well to lead the way for his squad.

Guard: Xavier McKelvy Xavier McKelvy 6'2" | CG United Faith Christian | 2022 State NC | United Faith Christian Academy

He still managed to pace his squad in the title game, something he’s managed to do all season long with 15 points, though they came up short. 

Wing: Takai Simpkins Takai Simpkins 6'3" | CG Victory Christian Center | 2022 State NC | Victory Christian Center

High-flying and fearless on the wing, much like his brother, Tajuan, he’s effective as a slasher and shotblocker at the rim; 12 points in the title game

Forward: Aaron Murphy Aaron Murphy 6'5" | SF Greenfield | 2022 State NC | Greenfield School

Murphy has been a formidable presence in the paint alongside Hampton Evans Hampton Evans 6'4" | SF Greenfield | 2024 State NC . He’s a brute in the paint and on the glass.

Center: Deiman Reyes Deiman Reyes 6'9" | PF Victory Christian Center | 2021 NC | Victory Christian Center

Reyes had an impactful nine points in the Kings victory over United Faith to secure the 1A State title. He’s an unsigned big man with a ton of next level potential as a paint presence.

2nd Team

Guard: Demar Anderson Demar Anderson 6'3" | CG Victory Christian Center | 2021 State NC | Victory Christian Center

Strong defender and glue guy all season long for the Kings. He’s a prospect that’s drawing interest from a number of college programs.

Guard: Tychaun Clay Tychaun Clay 5'10" | PG Greenfield | 2022 State NC | Greenfield School

Clay is a speedy, explosive guard prospect that likes to get to the paint and make plays in traffic. He played a big role in their success.

Wing: Cinque Lemon Cinque Lemon 6'4" | SG Liberty Heights | 2022 State NC | Cape Fear Christian Academy

Lemon is an underrated wing prospect that’s due for a strong senior season after leading the scoring attack for CFCA in 2020-21.

Forward: Hampton Evans Hampton Evans 6'4" | SF Greenfield | 2024 State NC | Greenfield School

Evans is just a member of the 2024 class that’s making waves in the paint for Greenfield School. He’s a prospect to keep eyes on going forward.

Center: Quinton Scheuermann Quinton Scheuermann 6'10" | C United Faith Christian Academy | 2021 State NC | United Faith Christian Academy

Scheuermann was an impressive paint presence for United Faith Christian Academy in 2020-21. He’s an intriguing 6-foot-10 big man with raw potential.