Ohio National Guard JJHuddle Ohio Boys & Girls Basketball Player & Team of the Week: Vote Now!


National Guard JJHuddle Player & Team of the Week Voting…You Choose the Winner!

You vote, you decide…who had Ohio’s best individual and team performances in Boys and Girls basketball last week? The Ohio National Guard JJHuddle Ohio Basketball Weekly Awards are up for grabs. Vote Now to support your picks…


JJHuddle is proud to continue a new partnership with the Ohio National Guard that will impact Ohio High School Football and Basketball positively during the 2012-2013 school year. Here’s how…

Each week during the football, boys basketball and girls basketball regular seasons, we will hold a fan-generated contest on JJHuddle to tab a weekly Ohio National Guard Ohio Player and Team of the Week. Each weekly winner will receive an award from the National Guard at their school. At the end of the year, the weekly winners will be entered into a competition for the Player and Team of the Year.

How it works? A thread soliciting nominations will be posted in the respective JJHuddle Sport Forums on Thursday. Fans will then nominate top performances/players. We will announce the 10 weekly finalists on JJHuddle on Monday and voting will be conducted in a special JJHuddle forum. Voting will cease at noon on Thursday, after which the winners will be announced. We will do weekly awards throughout the regular season. Year-end award voting will take place during the postseason.

National Guard JJH Player & Team of the Week

Boys Basketball Week 2


Player of the Week Nominations

Isaac McGlone, Bloom-Carroll: Senior PG had 25 points, including his 1,000th career point, in a win over Fairfield Christian. He also had 20 points in a win over Fairfield Union.

Trent Arey, Peebles: Senior PG had his third triple-double of the
season with 24 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists in a win over
McDermott Northwest. He followed that with 22 points and 10 assists in a
win over Manchester.

Luke Kennard, Franklin: Sophomore PG had a triple double (24
points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists) in a 100-65 win over Valley View. He
also had 22 points, 12 rebounds and six assists in a win over Oxford

Jaaron Simmons, Alter: Senior PG eclipsed 1,000 career points with 22 in a win over Purcell-Marian.

Jack Gibbs, Westerville North: Senior G scored 16 fourth-quarter
points, including the game-winning 3-pointer from half-court at the
buzzer, in a 70-69 win over Cleveland VASJ. That capped a week in which
Gibbs had 48 points in wins over VASJ and Dublin Scioto (58-43).

Zack Denny, Valley View: Senior G and Bowling Green recruit
scored 36 points in a loss to Bellbrook. He had 25 in a loss to
Franklin. Denny became the Spartans all-time leading scorer with 27
points in a season opening win over Monroe.

Mark Alstork, Dayton Thurgood Marshall: Senior F had 32 points in a win over Middletown and 46 combined (23 each) in wins Dayton Belmont and Winton Woods.


Week 1: Kersey Long, Galloway Westland


Team of the Week Nominations

Columbus Africentric: The Nubians and head coach Michael Bates snapped a seven-game losing streak to Walnut Ridge and head coach Jason Bates (Michael’s brother) with a 50-47 victory.

Springfield: The Wildcats didn’t win their sixth game last season
until February. With an 81-79 win over Trotwood-Madison, Springfield
already has six wins this season before Christmas. The Wildcats were 6-1
after the weekend.

Norwalk: The Truckers opened up their game against Sandusky on a
30-0 run. Yep. 30-0. Six Norwalk players scored before Sandusky finally
did with 5:33 to go in the second quarter. Norwalk won 72-28. All 13
players scored.

Beachwood: The D-III Bison pulled off a statement
win with a 66-47 win over D-I Massillon Washington. Beachwood led 19-12
after the first quarter before scoring the first nine points of the
second to blow open the game.

Toledo St. John’s: The Titans remained unbeaten with a huge week. St. John’s beat (then-National Guard JJHuddle D-I No. 3) Toledo Whitmer 60-37 and (then-undefeated) Fremont Ross 67-40.

Hamilton Township:
The Rangers snapped a 24-game losing streak with a 54-49 double-OT win over Liberty Union.

Reynoldsburg: The Raiders remained unbeaten with big wins against Pickerington Central (53-52) and Delaware Hayes (69-46). In the win over Pick Central, Wendell Davis scored 29 points, including two free throws in the closing seconds.

Lakota East: The Thunderhawks won three Greater Miami Conference
road games last week against Winton Woods (72-68), Princeton (64-51) and
Lakota West (77-73).

Windham: The Bombers
remained unbeaten with wins over Waterloo, Rootstown and Grand Valley.
Windham outscored that trio 224-118 and has won its games by a 23-point
average margin of victory.


Week 1:
Cincinnati Roger Bacon



National Guard JJH Player & Team of the Week

Girls Basketball Week 3


Player of the Week Nominations

Bianca Quisenberry, Tecumseh: Senior G had her fifth straight triple-double with 23 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists in a 72-41 win over Stebbins. She also had eight steals. Earlier in the week, Quisenberry had 36 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists in a win over Springfield Shawnee.

Alexis Peterson, Columbus Northland: Senior G had three 30-point games last week. She scored 34 in a win over Olentangy Orange and had 33 in wins over Columbus Whetsone and Columbus East.

Hannah Plybon, Orrville: Senior and Akron recruit scored 25 points to became her school’s all-time leading scorer in a 62-32 win over New Lexington, Plybon broke the previous school record of 1,470 points set by former Ohio State player Stacie Howard over 20 years ago. She finished the game with 1,483 points.

Emily Fite, North Adams: Senior surpassed 1,000 career points with 18 in a 65-51 win over Fairfield.

Raizona Martin, Columbus Mifflin: Scored 36 points, including 30 in the second half, as the Punchers rallied from a 33-18 halftime deficit to beat Cleveland JFK 61-58. Martin, who had eight rebounds and five steals, hit 22-of-26 free throws, including three with 15 seconds left to secure the win. She added 13 points in a win over Linden McKinley and a loss to Brookhaven.

Andi Daugherty, River View: Junior F scored 40 points in a win over Utica, had 24 points and 10 rebounds in a win over Coshocton and had 11 points and 10 rebounds in a win over Danville. 


Week 1: Konnor Harris, Sidney
Week 2: Alex Gassion, Fairborn


Team of the Week Nominations

Mason: The Comets remained unbeaten by winning two big Greater Miami Conference road games at Sycamore (39-31) and Princeton (54-45).

Fairmont: The Firebirds remained unbeaten by winning Greater Western Ohio Conference crossover
games against Greenville and Lebanon by the combined score of 147-39.
Fairmont beat Greenville 73-6 and Lebanon 74-33. The 33 points Lebanon
scored is the most Fairmont had allowed through six games.

Columbus Northland: After a season-opening loss to Twinsburg, the
Vikings won six straight, including victories over Olentangy Orange
(69-59), Columbus East (70-34) and Columbus Whetstone (94-24) last week.

Oxford Talawanda: The Braves remained unbeaten by forcing 71 turnovers in road wins over Hamilton (48-32) and Edgewood (61-31) and a home win over Northwest (64-28).


Week 1:
Dublin Scioto
Week 2:


*Girls BKB Week 4 Nominations? Look for the threads in the forums Tuesday.


*Boys BKB Week 3 Award Nominations? Look for the threads in the forums on Tuesday.


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