Athletes Of The Week

Local High School Sports.
Share this:

Independence Patriots:


Bryce Brooks – The senior point guard scored 14 points with 3 assists, 2 steals, 2 rebounds with outstanding hustle throughout the contest against West Mecklenburg giving Indy their first win of the season. Also, he contributed 5 points with multiple assists with superior hustle in the loss against West Charlotte.

Dyshawn Taylor – The senior contributed 13 solid points, 2 assists, 4 steals and added 2 rebounds in the win on Tuesday night. He added 6 points hitting on two 3-pointers Friday night.

Ralph Johnson – RJ scored 9 points, and had 8 rebounds along with 3 assists on Tuesday against West Mecklenburg. He added 6 points with multiple rebounds on Friday night.

Amory Brown – The senior contributed 11 points and 5 rebounds against Charlotte Mecklenburg.

Girls Basketball:

Kaylee Carson – The sophomore scored 19 and 27 points in two games this week to lead the Lady Patriots in victory. She is averaging 23.3 points per game this season.

Kamryn Kitchen – The freshman scored 10 and 20 points in two games this week. She recorded her first career double-double scoring 20 points and grabbing 11 rebounds against West Charlotte. She is averaging 16.0 points per game.

Tamia Burgess – This Lady Patriot tallied 12 and 8 points this week, while hauling down 11 rebounds and accumulating 4 blocks.

Kalia Ingram – Scored 11 points going 5-5 shooting 100% from the floor on Tuesday night.

Chloe Moss – The consistent sophomore added 8 points and 10 points with strong rebounding this week for Indy.

Rocky River Ravens


Jaden Lyles – The junior guard has contributed 13.5 points per game, 5.5 assists, 2.0 rebounds, and 1 steal per game during the early going this season.

Henry Price – The 6’5″ junior is averaging 12.0 points per game, 4.5 rebounds, 1.5 steals, and 1 assist per basketball game this season.

Queens Grant Stallions


Lourell Covington – The senior is averaging 14.0 points per game, 9 rebounds, 3.0 assists, 1.6 steals this season for the Stallions.

Keion Adams – The junior is having a nice season with 12.4 points per game, 7.0 rebounds, 1.4 assists, and 1.4 steals and 1 block.

Elijah Rector – The senior is averaging 11.0 points per game, 4.0 rebounds, 3.4 assists, 1.0 steal and 1.0 block per game.

Kareem Weaver – The junior is contributing 10.4 points per game, 2.4 rebounds, 2.6 assists, and 2.6 steals per game for the Stallions.

Share this:

Previous articleCOVID Holiday Party And Travel Tips: Year 2
Next articleNerve Pain and Movement
Ed Berti
Ed is retired and remains active as a freelance writer, local journalist and independent contractor. He is engaged in print and electronic media writing stories covering business, sports, hometown news and veteran's affairs including articles of interest to various media outlets. Ed is a graduate of Wagner College where he earned an MBA and holds a BBA from Pace University.
Ed can be reached at, and