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Gatorade Player of the Year?

24, Feb 2023

Gatorade Player of the Year? Premium Content

Isaiah Evans might have just solidified his spot as The Gatorade Player of the Year for North Carolina. In the second-round of the NCHSAA playoffs this week. Evans, a 6-foot-7 wing for North Mecklenburg High School, scored 44 points in a win over Hopewell High School to advance to the third-round of the NCHSAA playoffs. Evans is ranked as the 17th best prospect in the country in our HoopSeen national rankings. He has a chance to be the first-player from Mecklenburg County to be named a Gatorade Player of the Year in almost 25-years. 


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Justin Byerly
State Editor

Justin Byerly has spent the past 15 years covering North Carolina prep and grassroots basketball. He has previously worked with The Recruit Scoop and In addition to that he has contributed to The USA Today, Charlotte Observer, The Asheville Citizen-Times and The Sun News. He has held The Justin Byerly Upstate/WNC Showcase the past two years and has helped student-athletes from North Carolina and South Carolina receive college scholarships. He owns The Byerly Report scouting service that has over 100 college subscriptions. Justin resides in Asheville, North Carolina with his wife Danielle and four children.