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Pleasant Hill G Braedyn Cantrell voted the WaFd Bank Oregon High School Boys Basketball Player of the Week

Congratulations to Pleasant Hill guard Braedyn Cantrell for being voted SBLive’s WaFd Bank Oregon High School Boys Basketball Player of the Week for Jan. 31-Feb. 6!
Braedyn Cantrell

Congratulations to Pleasant Hill guard Braedyn Cantrell for being voted SBLive’s WaFd Bank Oregon High School Boys Basketball Player of the Week for Jan. 31-Feb. 6!

The senior scored a game-high 23 points to help lead the Billies to a 60-56 double-overtime win over Creswell in a Mountain Valley Conference game played at Pleasant Hill. Cantrell went 6 for 6 from the free-throw line in the second overtime period to help the Billies wrap up the victory. 

Cantrell received 59.93% of the vote, beating out Mohawk's Konor Robinson, who finished second with 13.54%. Lincoln's Moroni Seely-Roberts finished third with 13.52% and Pendleton's Greyson Sams finished fourth with 4.53%. There were over 12,000 votes tallied this week!

We are currently accepting WaFd Bank Player of the Week nominations. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email athleteoftheweek@scorebooklive.com or message us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveor.

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of Jan. 31-Feb. 6:

Cole Bernius, Grant

The senior wing had a strong game for the Generals, scoring 14 points, including four 3-pointers, while also having six rebounds and four steals in their 43-42 win over Lincoln in Portland Interscholastic League play. 

Kalim Brown, Tigard

The junior guard scored a game-high 22 points in helping the Tigers earn a 54-41 win over Oregon City in a Three Rivers League game played at Oregon City High School.

Gabe Cirino, Central

The senior scored a career-high 23 points, sinking five 3-pointers in the process, as he helped the Panthers post a 60-32 win over Dallas in a Mid-Willamette Conference game played at Central High School.

Josiah Collins, David Douglas

The senior point guard scored a game-high 23 points, helping lead the Scots to a 77-56 victory over Gresham in a Mt. Hood Conference contest played at Gresham High School.

Christian Green, Cleveland

The junior wing had a double-double, with 18 points and 11 rebounds, scoring three times off of offensive rebounds, as he helped the Warriors notch a 66-54 win over Roosevelt in a key Portland Interscholastic League game played at Roosevelt High School. 

Parker Harrison, Nelson

The junior guard had a double-double, with a game-high 23 points to go with 11 rebounds, helping the Hawks earn a 68-52 win over Reynolds in a Mt. Hood Conference game played at Nelson High School.

Samuel Horne, Cascade

The junior guard scored a game-high 15 points, including 11 in the first half, for the Cougars in their 42-36 win over Philomath in an Oregon West Conference game played at Cascade High School. 

Boden Howell, South Medford

The freshman guard poured in 26 points, sinking four 3-pointers in the process, helping the Panthers record an 82-65 win over Roseburg in a Southwest Conference contest. Howell also scored a team-high 17 points in a 67-39 win over rival North Medford. 

Oscar James, South Eugene

The senior guard scored a game-high 27 points, including 21 in the second half, as he helped the Axe earn a come-from-behind 69-66 win over Thurston in a nonleague game played at South Eugene High School.

Luke Leighton, Sheldon

The junior forward had a strong all-around game for the Irish, scoring a game-high 17 points while also having six rebounds and three steals in a 61-40 nonleague win over Springfield. 

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Brennen Neyt, Eagle Point

The senior wing scored a game-high 21 points to help lead the Eagles to a 61-50 win over Springfield in a Midwestern League game played at Springfield High School. Neyt sank five 3-point baskets in the victory.

Luke McNabb, Scappoose

The senior guard had a big game in his team’s come-from-behind 54-52 Northwest Oregon Conference victory at La Salle Prep. McNabb scored a game-high 26 points, on an 11-for-15 shooting night from the field, while also having nine rebounds and two assists. 

Julian Mora, Summit

The guard continues with his standout senior season for the unbeaten Storm, as he had a game-high 20 points and six assists in their 77-53 win over Sprague in a Mountain Valley Conference showdown played at Summit High School. 

Samaje Morgan, Churchill

The senior guard scored a game-high 17 points, and he hit a couple of clutch free throws late in the contest, helping lead the Lancers to a 59-54 Midwestern League win at Willamette. Morgan also had seven assists and three steals in the win. 

Jackson Oglesby, Salem Academy

The junior post scored a team-high 14 points and pulled down nine rebounds for the Crusaders in their 61-31 win over North Douglas in a nonleague game played at Salem Academy. 

Henry Pointer, Lebanon

The senior poured in a school-record 46 points to help lead his team to a 69-60 win over North Salem in a Mid-Willamette Conference game. In breaking the old school record of 42 points, which had been standing since 1979, Pointer made 16 of 27 shots from the field, including five 3-pointers. He also had five rebounds and four steals. 

Carson Reno, Lake Oswego

The senior guard scored 13 points, including the winning basket with 2 seconds to play, helping the Lakers get a 63-61 win over top-ranked Tualatin in a Three Rivers League game played at Lake Oswego High School. 

Brady Rice, Beaverton

The junior scored a game-high 24 points, sinking four 3-point baskets in the process, helping the Beavers earn a 56-42 win over Westview in a Metro League game played at Westview High School. 

Konor Robinson, Mohawk

The junior guard scored a game-high 19 points and had four assists for the Mustangs in their 59-28 win at Mapleton in a Mountain West League contest.

Malik Ross, Tualatin

The senior guard scored a game-high 21 points to help the Timberwolves notch a come-from-behind 61-58 win over Mountainside in a nonleague showdown at Tualatin High School. 

Greyson Sams, Pendleton

The senior guard had a huge game for the Buckaroos in their Intermountain Conference game with Hood River Valley, pouring in 42 points. Sams made 6 of 13 shots from 3-point range, while also having five rebounds and two assists, all while defending Hood River Valley’s top offensive player. 

Moroni Seely-Roberts, Lincoln

The junior forward had a huge game, with 30 points and 15 rebounds, as the Cardinals won a 73-72 thriller over Roosevelt in a Portland Interscholastic League game played at Roosevelt High School. 

Jackson Shelstad, West Linn

The junior guard scored 24 points, to go with six rebounds and five assists, as he helped the Lions post a 76-69 win over Lake Oswego in a Three Rivers League contest played at Lake Oswego High School. 

Javon Smith, Crater

The senior guard scored 14 points against North Eugene and he tallied 17 points against Thurston, helping lead the Comets to a couple of Midwestern League victories. Smith also contributed steals and assists in the wins, as well as, according to coach Brian Broaddus, being a great teammate. 

Garrett Strube, Clackamas

The junior guard scored 19 points, including 15 in the fourth quarter, while also going 8 for 8 from the free throw line, helping the Cavaliers earn a 59-50 win over David Douglas in a Mt. Hood Conference game played at Clackamas High School. 

Zeke Viuhkola, West Linn

The senior guard scored a game-high 26 points in helping the Lions notch a 76-69 win over Lake Oswego in a Three Rivers League showdown played at Lake Oswego High School. 

Colton Vranes, Crater

The senior guard scored a game-high 21 points, including nine in the first quarter, in the Comets’ 65-47 win over North Eugene in a Midwestern League contest. Vranes sank four 3-pointers, while also having several steals and several assists in the victory. 

Riley Williams, Central Catholic

The 6-foot-7 junior scored a game-high 19 points to help lead the Rams to a 69-41 win over Sandy in a Mt. Hood Conference contest played at Sandy High School.