Thursday, February 2, 2017
Derrenisha Jackson, Antoinette Lewis, Co-Commercial Appeal Player of the Week
Derrenisha Jackson, Booker T. Washington: Jackson led the Warriors to four victories over the last week, highlighted by a 27-point, 12-rebound, 8-steal effort against Freedom Prep. She followed that up with 20 points, 6 rebounds and 4 steals against Memphis School of Excellence, helping the Lady Warriors secure their fourth straight trip to the SCIAA county championship game.
Antoinette Lewis, Harding: The South Alabama signee turned in some consistently excellent performances over the last several days. She scored 12 points and grabbed 16 rebounds against Lausanne (a game in which she went over 2,000 career points) and followed that up with 23 and 14 against St. Mary's. Lewis then had 14 points and 18 rebounds in a victory over FACS and 22 in Tuesday's win over ECS that improved the Lions to 21-4.