The Week 4 competition for the Ohio National Guard JJHuddle Ohio HS Boys Basketball Team and Player Of the Week is over. And it was a good one. Over 41,000 votes were cast and this week’s winners are…
ONG JJH Ohio Boys BKB Player of the Week
Week 4 Winner: Colton Linkous, Tri-Village
Had back-to-back 30-point games, including one in which he hit a school record 10 3-pointers, in wins over Tri-County North and Miami Valley. Linkous had 30 points against TCN and 32 (including 10 3s) against MV.
Week 4 Runner-Up: Reece Dupler, Hebron Lakewood
Junior surpassed 1,000 career points with 21 in a 52-47 loss to Johnston-Monroe.
Week 1: Trey Smith, Delphos Jefferson
Week 2: Luke Kennard, Franklin
Week 3: Tyler Flanigan, Glen Este
ONG JJH Ohio Boys BKB Team of the Week
Week 4 Winner: Russia
The Raiders claimed career win No. 400 for longtime head coach Paul Bermigan en route to winning the Piqua Holiday Tournament. Russia beat Piqua 53-49 in the semifinals for Bermigan’s historic win and then beat Lehman Catholic 70-55 in the final.
Week 4 Runner-Up: North Royalton
Omari Spellman had 31 points and 13 rebounds as North Royalton erased a 17-point halftime deficit en route to capturing its second straight North Royalton Holiday Tournament title with a 68-65 win over Bedford. The Bears also beat Brecksville-Broadview Heights, 62-50, in their annual Route 82 Rivalry to win the Honey Jar for the fifth straight year.
Week 1: Ben Logan
Week 2: Centerville
Week 3: Piqua
*Each Winner will receive a personalized banner from the Ohio National Guard & JJHuddle.