Derrick Walton scored 28 points, grabbed 12 rebounds, handed out 11 assists and picked up five steals in a 78-56 win over Bradford Academy to win the Charter School Conference. Here’s recent footage of Walton in action against Old Redford:
Mark Donnal finished with nine points and eight rebounds in a 58-52 win over Maumee to clinch a Northern Lakes League championship. Donnal faced double teams all night and the NLL crown was Anthony Wayne’s first since 1998.
Zak Irvin had to score 20 points in the second half to lead Hamilton Southeastern to a win over Lafayette Jefferson. HSE is now 17-3 with a perfect 9-0 record in conference play. Unfortunately, HSU opens sectional action against North Central, at 7:30 on February 27th, in a game that pits two of the state’s best team in the first round of playoff action.
Marial Shayok listing Michigan
The No. 55 player in ESPN’s Class of 2014 Top-100, Marial Shayok, has recently seen increased recruiting attention. With a recent Cincinnati offer, the Canadian native is also hearing from Michigan. Adam Finkelstein reports:
Boston College was the first program to enter the mix in the fall, and when the season tipped off in November, they were still his only offer. Since that time he’s added Villanova, Seton Hall, Rutgers, Providence, Georgia, and now Cincinnati, and all indications are that those offers might just be the tip of the iceberg, with schools like Michigan, Ohio State, and a variety of others closely following the No. 55 junior’s progress.
“His brother is 6-foot-8 and his father is 6-foot-10,” Mantegna said last week, “so we think he could be a 6-foot-8 wing. That’s the growth pattern of the family.”
Trevon Bluiett highlights
Bluiett has taken recent trips to Butler, Indiana and Purdue but Michigan continues to recruit the talented scorer. Here are recent highlights of Bluiett in action: