Class A Player of the Week
Dylan Alderson 6-5 Sr Clarkston: In an amazing offensive display from both teams, with the state’s No. 1 team Clarkston prevailing 100-90 over Ann Arbor Skyline (in regulation), Alderson scored 37 points. He signed early with Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Class A Underclassman of the Week
Taylor Currie 6-9 So Clarkston: In the same game as Alderson above, Currie came of age for his new team with 16 points and 11 rebounds against Clarkston.
Class B Player of the Week
Trevion Williams 6-8 Jr Detroit Henry Ford Academy: He did nothing to diminish his status as one of the state’s top five 2018 prospects, including offers from MSU and Xavier, with his 35-point, 32-rebound effort in a defeat of Dearborn Henry Ford Academy.
Class B Underclassman of the Week
Elijah Bell 5-9 So Detroit Voyageur: He was one of the top guards at the Bank Hoops Underclassman All-State Camp in July, and that’s carried over to the regular season. Bell had 21 points and 10 rebounds in a win against Melvindale ABT.
Class C Player of the Week
Connor Pelham 6-3 Sr Michigan Center: He had his typical all-around performance as one of five double-digit scorers as Michigan Center beat Class A DeWitt 86-75 on a neutral court, then improved to 6-0 the next day with a win over Dansville.
Class C Underclassman of the Week
Tyrese Hunt-Thompson 6-1 So Cassopolis: He had a terrific football season and is doing the same on the hardwood. THT had 19 points, six rebounds, eight assists and eight steals in a win against Decatur.
Class D Player of the Week
Jaylon Rogers 6-1 Jr Frankfort: He scored 34 points as Frankfort, a top 10 Class D team, knocked off traditional Class C power Traverse City St. Francis.