Here are the candidates for the WAFD Bank high school boys basketball player of the week for Dec. 2-8 as nominated by fans, readers and Scorebook Live’s staff. Read through the nominees and cast your vote at the bottom of the page. Voting will conclude on Thursday at 11:59 p.m and the winner will be announced Friday morning. If you would like to make a nomination in a future week, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sblivewa.
Messiah Jones, Kamiakin: Jones scored 23 points to go along with 6 boards and 5 dimes to help the Braves win their season opener against Sunnyside.
Jace Barrett, Rogers (Puyallup): Barrett had 21 points and 10 rebounds to give the Rams a victory over Olympia.
Jaylen Scott, Stadium: Scott put up an impressive 44 points in his first game with Stadium.
Kaden Perry, Battleground: Perry filled the stat sheet with 29 points, 26 boards, and 5 blocks against Fort Vancouver to propel Battle Ground to a 57-46 win.
Liam Lloyd, Gonzaga Prep: Lloyd of Gonzaga Prep went off for 46 points against Central Valley.
Matt Thompson, Eastlake: Thompson had 30 points, 6 rebounds, and nailed the game winning shot to snag a 1 point victory over Mercer Island.