Zwolle’s Sanders Named Boys Basketball Player of the Week presented by Visit Lake Charles

by Hunter Bower // Owner

Basketball honors are nominated by the school’s head coach. To nominate a student-athlete, the head coach may submit statistics, team win-loss records and other supporting information to by 10AM each Tuesday.

Boys’s Player of the Week: Preston Sanders, Junior, Zwolle

Stat Line (Jan. 13-18): 29 PPG, 10 RBG, 5 APG

In a week that showcased outstanding performances on the basketball court, Preston Sanders of Zwolle High School emerged as the standout player, earning the prestigious Boys Basketball Player of the Week award. Sponsored by Visit Lake Charles, this weekly honor recognizes players who exemplify excellence in their on-court endeavors.

Sanders’ stellar contributions were instrumental in Zwolle High School’s dominant week, culminating in their triumph at the Florien Tournament. The talented player showcased an impressive all-around game, proving his worth as a crucial asset to his team.

Over the course of four games, Sanders not only lit up the scoreboard but also made significant contributions in rebounds and assists. Averaging an incredible double-double, he recorded 29 points and 10 rebounds per game, demonstrating his versatility and impact on both ends of the court. Additionally, Sanders showcased his playmaking abilities by averaging an impressive five assists per game.

The pinnacle of Sanders’ exceptional week came with his recognition as the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the Florien Tournament. His outstanding performances did not go unnoticed, as he earned a well-deserved spot on the All-Tournament team, further solidifying his status as a standout player in high school basketball.