Willowbrook's Stubblefield III is this week's MVP
Everett Stubblefield III is this week's Daily Herald MVP for boys basketball.
Everett Stubblefield III, Willowbrook: Stubblefield went on a tear in three games for the Warriors including wins over Round Lake and Leyden. The 5-foot-10 senior guard, who recently surpassed 1,000 varsity points, averaged 33.7 points, 6.7 rebounds and 3.3 steals. He scored 36 points and grabbed 10 boards against Round Lake.
Matthew Ambrose, Stevenson: The senior guard continues to regain his old form after a knee injury sidelined him for 6-8 weeks before the start of the season. He scored a season-high 22 points in an MLK-day, 64-30 win over West Aurora at Geneva. The Indianapolis commit followed up with 18 points -- in just three quarters -- as the Patriots improved to 7-0 in the North Suburban Conference by beating Warren 72-29.
Casey Clark, Maine South: Clark scored 33 points and set a school-record with nine 3-pointers to help the Hawks fly past Senn 59-37. Clark, a senior guard who is averaging 10.8 point per game this season, also scored 14 points in a win over Glenbrook North.
Chase Monkemeyer, St. Charles East: This 6-foot-4 senior contributed to 3 wins and helped the Saints tie St. Charles North for first place in the DuKane Conference. He opened the week with a pair of 3-pointers in an 83-62 victory over Wheaton North and added 10 points in a 66-56 win nonconference win over St. Joseph. In between he erupted for 26 points on 10-of-15 shooting in a 74-44 league win at Lake Park.