Each and every night throughout the MIAA basketball playoff season, we will highlight the state's top performances. Here are my top performances from Wednesday night's slate of MIAA basketball state tournament play.
As a reminder, readers are encouraged to submit their top performances via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or tweeting at ESPN Boston High Schools editor Brendan C. Hall (@BHallESPN). Deadline for all submissions each night is midnight.
1. Devan Harris, Jr. F, Danvers
Notched 35 points and 20 rebounds in the Falcons' 62-59 win over Belmont in a D2 North semifinal.
2. Jimmy Fritzson, Sr. G, Sharon
Went off for 29 points in the Eagles' 72-57 win over Walpole in a D2 South semifinal.
3. Deandra Humphries, Sr. G, New Mission
Registered 23 points, including the 1,000th of her career, in the Titans' win over Pope John XXIII in D4 North.
4. Steve McGrath, Sr. F, Stoneham
Recorded 22 points and seven rebounds in the Spartans' 66-50 win over Arlington Catholic to advance to Saturday's D3 North Final.
5. Joey Crane, Sr. F, Cardinal Spellman
Totaled 19 points, with 16 coming after the break, as the Cardinals rallied from down 10 with five minutes in regulation to win 64-63 over Martha's Vineyard in a D3 South semfinal.