MVP AWARDS AND ALL-LEAGUE TEAMS

2018 CAPITOL HOOPS SUMMER LEAGUE AT DEMATHA AWARDS

Playoff Most Outstanding Player: Makhi Mitchell – DC Evolution

17.7 ppg, 11 rpg, 4 apg, 3.5 bpg

67.3% FG

Mitchell continued his regular season dominance into the playoffs, finishing #1 in rebounding, blocks, and assists, and #2 in points en route to a DC Evolution championship.

 

Regular Season Awards (*6 games minimum to be eligible for awards)

MVP: Kino Lilly – Landon

21.8 ppg, 3.8 rpg, 3.6 apg, 1.0 spg

46.4% FG, 38.9% 3FG, 90.3% FT

 

Only a rising sophomore, Kino Lilly was the number 2 leading scorer in summer league with 196 points, helping Landon reach the playoffs with a 6-4 record.  Kino burst on the scene right from the jump, scoring 27 points in Landon’s season opening victory over Springbrook.  Kino also had two 30 plus point games, including a summer league high of 37 in a 25-point victory over Flint Hill.  Kino’s display of pull-up 3’s and stepbacks had all eyes on him every time he stepped on the court.  With Canin Reynolds by his side, Landon’s backcourt duo will be one of the best in the DMV moving forward.

 

FIRST TEAM ALL-LEAGUE

 

Jay Heath Jr – DC Evolution

21.1 ppg, 5.9 rpg, 3.4 apg, 1.7 spg

62.4% FG, 42.9% 3FG, 61.3% FT

 

Jay Heath made it look easy all summer.  The Boston College commit was #5 in PPG for the league, while shooting an astounding 62% from the field, helping lead DC Evolution to an undefeated season and a league championship.  Aside from a 14-point performance against W.T. Woodson, Heath never scored less than 19 points in a game and had 5 20-plus point performances.

 

Nendah Tarke – Bullis

16.9 ppg, 8.1 rpg, 1.9 apg, 2.7 spg

51.2% FG, 24% 3FG, 58.7% FT

 

Tarke was a beast for Bullis this summer.  A walking double-double threat, Tarke had one of the more dominating performances of the summer in Bullis’ victory over Takoma Academy, putting up 19 points, 19 rebounds, 2 assists, and 2 steals.  Nendah was constantly throwing down highlight dunks off the fast break, thanks in part to his league-high 27 steals.

 

Isaiah Gross – Greenbelt (Eleanor Roosevelt)

19.5 ppg, 5.3 rpg, 1.5 apg, 1.5 spg

51.4% FG, 37.2% 3FG, 74% FT

 

Gross was an absolute bucket-getter this summer for Greenbelt.  The high-flier  was #3 in total points for the summer, and #6 in PPG.  Gross had 4 games with 24-plus points, including a team-high 31 in a win over Paint Branch on 6/3.

 

Olivier Nkamhoua – Montgomery (RM)

17.2 ppg, 10.2 rpg, 1.7 apg, 1.5 bpg

52.8% FG, 26% 3FG, 60% FT

 

Nkamhoua made a name for himself this summer, putting up 6 double-doubles to lead RM into the playoffs.  Nkamhoua’s biggest game came on 6/23 against DeMatha, when he went for 30 points, 10 rebounds, 3 assists, and 3 blocks.  The Finnish import used an inside-out game to power through opponents, en route to a top 10 finish in total points for the league.

 

Makhi Mitchell – DC Evolution

14.4 ppg, 10.2 rpg, 4.3 apg, 2.4 bpg, 1.3 spg

70.3% FG, 41% FT

 

Mitchell was a stat-sheet stuffer this summer, finishing atop the league in total rebounds and total defensive rebounds, 5th in blocked shots, and 4th in assists.  Mitchell had one of the most impressive performances of the summer on 6/8, putting up 23 points, 16 rebounds, 7 assists, 2 blocks, and 8 steals.

 

SECOND TEAM ALL-LEAGUE

 

Canin Reynolds – Landon

23.0 ppg, 7.0 rpg, 5.8 apg, 3.4 spg

46.9% FG, 26.5% 3FG, 77.8% FT

 

Dimingus Stevens – DC Evolution

18.7 ppg, 3.1 rpg, 2.1 apg, 1.1 spg

47% FG, 34% 3FG (18-53), 83.3% FT

 

Kamdyn Curfman – Georgetown Prep

19.3 ppg, 3.4 rpg, 2.0 apg, 1.1 spg

36.6% FG, 33% 3FG (33-100), 76.7% FT

 

EJ Jarvis – Maret

15.1 ppg, 11.2 rpg, 1.3 apg, 3.1 bpg

62.3% FG, 63.6% FT

 

Ronald Polite – Oxon Hill

21.2 ppg, 4.5 rpg, 4.6 apg, 2.7 spg

49.1% FG, 27.3% 3FG, 72.5% FT

 

THIRD TEAM ALL-LEAGUE

 

Richard Dudley- Paint Branch

18.3 ppg, 3.1 rpg, 1.6 apg, 1.0 spg

43.4% FG, 27.0% 3FG, 68.4% FT

 

Jason Gibson – Sidwell Friends

18.4 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 1.5 apg, 2.5 spg

42.1% FG, 35.2% 3FG (25-71), 76.9% FT

 

Ayan Teel – O’Connell

11.2 ppg, 3.2 rpg, 5.1 apg, 1.2 spg

38.9% FG, 37.2% 3FG (16-43), 86.4% FT

 

Christian Turner – Flint Hill

19.8 ppg, 5.8 rpg, 2.5 apg, 1.8 spg

55.9% FG, 33.3% 3FG (5-15), 58.5% FT

 

Gilbert Otoo – Pallotti

15.0 ppg, 6.3 rpg, 2.6 apg

47.7% FG, 30.0% 3FG (6-20), 71.4% FT

 

HONORABLE MENTION

Malcolm Alexander- Bullis

Daniel Allen- McKinley Tech

Raphe Ayers- Maret

Jules Bikoy- St. Mary’s Ryken

Robert Booker- Takoma

Cameron Brown- Greenbelt (Eleanor Roosevelt)

Mike Brown- Takoma

Christian DePollar- SS/SA

DeJean Desire- Georgetown Prep

Eric Ford- Landon

Kyree Freeman-Davis- Bowie

Chinguun Ganbold- W.T. Woodson

Timitrius Hawkins- Springbrook

Raef Hetherington- Blake

Delonnie Hunt- St. John’s

Ethan Jones- Flint Hill

Jason Lewis- Whitman

Darius Maddox- St. John’s

Miles Mallory- Pallotti

Joemel McNair- Pallotti

Mahkel Mitchell- DC Evolution

Djordje Orcev- Montgomery (RM)

Charles Thompson- SS/SA

Paul Smith- DeMatha

Marley Sume- Paint Branch

Louis Tang- St. Mary’s Ryken

Cameron Tweedy- Westlake

Charlie Weber- O’Connell

Elijah Williams- Sidwell

Elijah Wood- BCC

 

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