MTS/BUFFALO WILD WINGS POW: Paintsville’s Fugate slam dunk

Paintsville’s Colby Fugate put the team on his back this past week and carried them to the 15th Region All A Classic boys’ championship.

The Tiger sharpshooter had games of 33, 13, 10 and 34 during the tournament run to earn him Mountain Top Sports/Buffalo Wild Wings Player of the Week honors.

Fugate edged out Shelby Valley’s Cody Potter and Martin County’s Madison Thompson. Potter had games of 33, 34 and 19 while Thompson had 21 points and 15 rebounds in one game and 20 points and 14 boards in another.

Special mention goes to Johnson Central’s Cory VanHoose, Belfry’s Tyler Chaffin and Lawrence County’s Kensley Feltner.

Other nominees included:

Belfry’s Sal Dean and Katie Ball

Betsy Layne’s Brady Robinson and Chase Mims

East Ridge’s Jonathon Mills, Elis Rose and Sarah Tackett

Floyd Central’s Marcus Thacker, Katie Moore and Grace Martin

Jenkins’ Payton Rose

Johnson Central’s Isaiah May

Lawrence County’s Alexis Ratliff

Letcher Central’s Parker Williams and Joby Johnson

Magoffin County’s Aden Barnett and Isaiah Salyer

Martin County’s Trey James and Brandy Dingess

Phelps’ Trey Francis, Jason Casey, Kylie Hall and Danielle Prater

Pike Central’s Kelsi Brinager, Bailey Birchfield and Kylea Weddington

Pikeville’s Rylee Samsons, Grayson Harris, Kirsten Cole-Williamson and Trinity Rowe

Prestonsburg’s Gunner Williams, Adam Slone, Alison Campbell and Alivia Slone

Shelby Valley’s Keian Worrix, Alyssa Elswick and Alyssa Newsom.

NOTE: Coaches are reminded to submit games for publication to enhance players chances of winning the weekly honor.