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HIGHSCORE/WBCA Players of the Week: March 1-7 - HIGHSCORE
MaxPreps/WBCA Players of the Week: March 1-7
The Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) has announced its High School Players of the Week presented by MaxPreps and Wilson Sporting Goods.

Player of the Week honors are awarded to a deserving student-athlete who demonstrated outstanding play in her respective region of the country. Head coaches submit nominations each week and the WBCA selects the individual based on stats that were submitted.

Here are this week's honorees:

Region 1:
3 Games Played
Points: 30.7 Rebounds: 14.3 Steals: 2.3

Region 2:
3 Games Played
Points: 37.7 Rebounds: 20.3 Steals: 2.0

Region 3:
2 Games Played
Points: 21.5 Assists: 4.5

Region 4:
2 Games Played
Points: 31.0 Rebounds: 17.5 Steals: 1.5

Region 5:
2 Games Played
Points: 32.5 Rebounds: 7.0 Steals: 4.0

Region 6:
2 Games Played
Points: 26.5 Rebounds: 8.0 Steals: 2.0

Region 7:
2 Games Played
Points: 28.0 Rebounds: 10.5 Steals: 1.5

Region 8:
1 Game Played
Points: 25.0 Rebounds: 6.0 Steals: 2.0

Region 9:
3 Games Played
Points: 23.0

To obtain a coach's login or for questions about our player of the week programs, please contact Aaron Hendricks (Email: [email protected] Phone: (530)313-5158.
Debreasha Powe named 2020-21 HIGHSCORE Mississippi High School Girls Basketball Player of the Year - HIGHSCORE
Debreasha Powe named 2020-21 MaxPreps Mississippi High School Girls Basketball Player of the Year
Each year since 2006, MaxPreps has recognized outstanding performers in high school basketball. America's source for high school sports continues the tradition to close out the 2020-21 season by naming the top player in each state. Selections are based on team success and individual excellence, in addition to local and state accolades.

Debreasha Powe of Meridian is the 2020-21 MaxPreps Mississippi High School Girls Basketball Player of the Year. The 6-foot junior was the key player in the Wildcats' 16-4 season, which was capped by reaching the Class 6A final four. With all but one player returning next season, the program will look to take the next step in 2021-22.

Powe averaged 19.6 points, 10.2 rebounds, 4.2 steals and 2.2 blocks per game. Though she is a post player, she can also step out and hit 3-pointers.

Not surprisingly, she has already received serious interest at the college level from Mississippi State.

Each state's MaxPreps Player of the Year will be considered for inclusion in the MaxPreps All-America Team.
Naya Ojukwu named 2020-21 HIGHSCORE Idaho High School Girls Basketball Player of the Year - HIGHSCORE
Naya Ojukwu named 2020-21 MaxPreps Idaho High School Girls Basketball Player of the Year
Each year since 2006, MaxPreps has recognized outstanding performers in high school basketball. America's source for high school sports continues the tradition to close out the 2020-21 season by naming the top player in each state. Selections are based on team success and individual excellence, in addition to local and state accolades.

Naya Ojukwu of Mountain View (Meridian) is the 2020-21 MaxPreps Idaho High School Basketball Player of the Year. The 6-foot-2 junior led the Mavericks to a 20-2 record and the Class 5A state title.

Ojukwu averaged 24.2 points and 10.0 rebounds per game while shooting 58 percent from the floor. She was named MVP of the Class 5A playoffs, breaking the postseason scoring record with 89 points in three games.

Ojukwu is also an outstanding volleyball player and uses her strength and leaping ability to dominate the paint at both ends of the floor.

Each state's MaxPreps Player of the Year will be considered for inclusion in the MaxPreps All-America Team.
Jabari Smith named 2020-21 HIGHSCORE Georgia High School Basketball Player of the Year - HIGHSCORE
Jabari Smith named 2020-21 MaxPreps Georgia High School Basketball Player of the Year
Each year since 2006, MaxPreps has recognized outstanding performers in high school basketball. America's source for high school sports continues the tradition to close out the 2020-21 season by naming the top player in each state. Selections are based on team success and individual excellence, in addition to local and state accolades.

Jabari Smith of Sandy Creek (Tyrone) is the 2020-21 MaxPreps Georgia High School Basketball Player of the Year. The 6-foot-10, 210-pound senior helped the Patriots go 28-5 en route to the Class AAA state championship game.

Smith averaged 23.4 points, 9.5 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 2.5 blocks per contest while shooting 56 percent from the field. He finished with over 1,900 career points.

In Sandy Creek's 57-49 state championship loss to Cross Creek, Smith tallied 19 points, 17 rebounds and four blocks.

Signed with Auburn, Smith is regarded as the No. 5 prospect in the Class of 2021 overall according to 247Sports. Alabama, Florida State, Georgia, LSU, North Carolina, Mississippi and Tennessee were among other college basketball programs to extend offers.

Each state's MaxPreps Player of the Year will be considered for inclusion in the MaxPreps All-America Team, which is scheduled to be released April 13.
Milaysia Fulwiley named 2020-21 HIGHSCORE South Carolina High School Girls Basketball Player of the Year - HIGHSCORE
Milaysia Fulwiley named 2020-21 MaxPreps South Carolina High School Girls Basketball Player of the Year
Each year since 2006, MaxPreps has recognized outstanding performers in high school basketball. America's source for high school sports continues the tradition to close out the 2020-21 season by naming the top player in each state. Selections are based on team success and individual excellence, in addition to local and state accolades.

Milaysia Fulwiley of Keenan (Columbia) is the 2020-21 MaxPreps South Carolina High School Girls Basketball Player of the Year. The 5-foot-7 sophomore led the Raiders to the Class 4A state championship, where she tallied 29 points, seven steals and six assists in a win over Bishop England.

For the season, Fulwiley averaged 25.9 points, 6.9 assists, 5.7 rebounds and 5.2 steals per game. She also shot 42 percent from 3-point distance.

Fulwiley joined the Keenan varsity as a seventh grader and as an eighth grader played a key role on a state championship team. Her all-around talents and precocious ability led to a No. 3 ranking in the Class of 2023 by ESPN Hoopgurlz.

Each state's MaxPreps Player of the Year will be considered for inclusion in the MaxPreps All-America Team.