FISHER, GIBBS, PETTIGREW NAMED TO ALL-MEC TEAMS
March 5, 2021
WILMINGTON, NC - A trio of Hoggard players were named to the 2021 All-MEC Teams that were announced on Friday.
Junior guard Hoku Fisher was named to the First Team after leading the Vikings in scoring (11.7 ppg), assists (3.3 apg), and steals (1.9 spg). Fisher was fourth in the conference in scoring and steals and led the league in assists with 40.
Senior center Kris Gibbs and junior forward Korbin Pettigrew were each named to the Second Team. Gibbs averaged 8.3 ppg and 4.6 rpg while shooting 63 percent from the floor. Pettigrew averaged 10.2 ppg and 7.0 rpg.
Hoggard finished the season with an 8-4 overall record and shared the MEC Regular Season title with a 5-0 record. The Vikings lost to Apex Friendship in the first round of the NCHSAA playoffs.
The Vikings will return nine lettermen for the 2021-2022 season.
2021 ALL-MEC TEAMS
Joe Bachman, Sophomore, Laney
Hoku Fisher, Junior, Hoggard
James Jones, Junior, New Hanover
Mikhail Pocknett, Junior, Ashley
Quintell Waddell, Senior, New Hanover
Ky'Vious Berry, Senior, Laney
Jordan Jenrette, Senior, South Brunswick
Lawrence Newkirk, Senior, Laney
Lenier Pocknett, Junior, New Hanover
Will Pressler, Senior, Topsail
Kris Gibbs, Senior, Hoggard
Canan Keziah, Junior, Topsail
Korbin Pettigrew, Junior, Hoggard
Makoa Surigao, Senior, Laney
Carlos Vasquez, Sophomore, Topsail
PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Joe Bachman, Laney
COACH OF THE YEAR: Eric Davis, Laney
TEAM SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD: South Brunswick