Here are the candidates for the WaFd Bank high school boys basketball player of the week for Jan. 6-12 as nominated by fans, readers and Scorebook Live’s staff. Read through the nominees and cast your vote at the bottom of the page. Voting will conclude on Thursday at 11:59 p.m and the winner will be announced Friday morning. If you would like to make a nomination in a future week, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sblivewa.
Efton Chism, Monroe: Chism dropped 21 points for Monroe in their 60-63 loss against Jackson.
Jonas La Tour, North Kitsap: La Tour scored 28 points and grabbed 10 boards while going 5 for 5 from three in North Kitsap’s matchup with Kingston.
Isaiah Brown, Mt. Vernon: Brown drilled 6 threes to help give him 20 points for Mt. Vernon in a 57-33 victory against Cascade.
Paolo Banchero, O’Dea: Banchero’s 24 points, 11 boards, 3 blocks, and 3 assists helped O’Dea defeat Garfield 76-56.
Carter McCoy, W.F. West: McCoy averaged 20.1 ppg, 11.3 rpg and 3.3 blocks for W.F. West in three games last week.
Garrett Long, Wenatchee: Long poured in 25 points to go along with 7 boards and 5 assists for Wenatchee in their victory against Eisenhower.
Tyce Paulsen, Curtis: Paulsen scored 27 points for Curtis in their loss against Rogers.
Cobi Campbell, Puyallup: Campbell had 25 points on seven 3 pointers in addition to 5 boards, 6 dimes, and 3 steals in Puyallup’s 83-38 win over Bellarmine Prep.
Tanner Wallen, White River: Wallen was on fire from the 3 point range as he dropped 34 points on nine made threes for White River against Fife.
Ricky Bell, Mount Rainier: Bell of Mount Rainier had 26 points, 4 rebounds, and 4 assists against Kent Meridian.
Noah Pepper, Selah: Pepper had an impressive double-double of 34 points and 21 boards in Selah’s 81-60 win against Quincy.