James Palmer, St. John's
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Montrose Christian, 6-3, Jr.
Scored a season-high 35 points and nailed five three-pointers in a win against Takoma Academy on Wednesday.
O'Connell, 6-3, Sr.
Maryland recruit dropped 33 points, including the game-winning free throws, in a season-opening win against Gonzaga.
Paul VI, 6-8, Jr.
Georgetown commit averaged 18 points and 10.5 rebounds in big wins against No. 2 St. John's and No. 4 Montrose Christian.
St. John's, 6-5, Sr.
Sharpshooter helped Cadets bounce back from first loss with 16 points and eight rebounds in a win against Montrose Christian.
Loudoun Valley, 6-7, Sr.
William & Mary recruit had 23 points and 14 rebounds in victory against Millbrook and is averaging 23.5 points for the Vikings.
Marriotts Ridge, 6-0, Sr.
Talented scorer leads the Mustangs with 28.5 points and four rebounds per game, including 35 points in a season-opening win vs. Owings Mills.
Eleanor Roosvelt, 6-3, Sr.
Has averaged 25 points per game for the defending Maryland 4A state champs, including a 38-point performance in Thursday's win against Suitland.
Stone Bridge, 5-5, Jr.
After opening the season with 39 points in a win against South Lakes, Jolly has maintained a torrid pace by averaging 23 points through six games.
Osbourn, 6-4, 175, Jr.
Nailed 19 three-pointers through five games, including six in a win against Centreville, to lead the Eagles to a 4-1 start.
Coolidge, 6-4, Sr.
Exploded for 17 points and 20 rebounds in Saturday's win against Herndon, continuing his strong play against tough competition.
On the bubble
Back court: Chief Amoah, Edison, Sr.; Kenneth Beckham, Dunbar, Sr.; Eric Bowles, W.T. Woodson, Jr.; Walter Broddie, Potomac (Md.), So.; Juan Brown, Annapolis, Sr.; Jon Davis, Clinton Christian, Sr.; Tre Campbell, St. John's, Sr.; Steffen Davis, Maret, Sr.; Kevin Dorsey, Paul VI, Sr.; Jamison Glover, Battlefield, Sr.; Jamal Greenwood, Bullis, Sr.; Randy Haynes, Potomac (Va.), Sr.; Corey Henson, DeMatha, Sr.; Dorian Johnson, Herndon, Sr.; Brandon Kamga, South Lakes, Jr.; Christian Lutete, McKinley Tech, Sr.; Greg Malinowski, Episcopal, Sr.; Capri Manning, Freedom-Woodbridge, Jr.; Johnnie Shuler, Theodore Roosevelt, Sr.; Marcus Smith, Meade, Sr.; Tristan Thompson, Cesar Chavez, Sr.; Camari Wilkerson, Glen Burnie, So.
Front court: Wanya Allen, Potomac Falls, Jr.; Darian Bryant, St. John's, Sr.; Joe Bynum, Robinson, Sr.; Kyle Copeland, Tuscarora (Va.), So.; Chris Craft, Westlake, Sr.; Will Gregorits, Lake Braddock, Sr.; Cameron Gregory, St. Stephen's/St. Agnes, Sr.; Joe Hampton, DeMatha, So.; Thomas Jackson, Cardozo, Jr.; Sam Miller, Gonzaga, Jr.; Tyvez Monroe, Edison, Jr.; Mamadou Ndiaye, Oakland Mills, Jr.; Chinanu Onuaky, Riverdale Baptist, Sr.; Kyle Reilly, Reservoir, Sr.; Clint Robinson, C.H. Flowers, Sr.; Quadree Smith, Paul VI, Sr.; Dominique Tham, Wakefield, Jr.; Charlie Thomas IV, River Hill, Jr.; Dion Wiley, Potomac (Md.), Sr.