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EMass boys’ basketball: King Philip’s Alex Fritz headlines Players of the Week

Top performances from EMass boys’ basketball players in the past week:

■  Joey Abate-Walsh, St. Mary’s The sharpshooting 6-foot-7-inch forward produced 15 points and 10 rebounds in a 79-50 win over Cardinal Spellman, then dropped 28 points in a 63-34 win at Cathedral.

■  Liam Cunnie, Cohasset — After being named MVP of the Mayor’s Game at South Boston last Friday, the 6-foot junior guard dropped a modern-day school record 36 points Friday in an 86-57 win at Hull. Cunnie followed that up with 26 points in a 73-67 loss to St. Joesph’s Prep on Sunday.

■  Cam Curney, Abington — The 6-7 center continued his monster senior campaign, averaging 19 points and 18 rebounds across three wins for the undefeated Green Wave (7-0).


■  Alex Fritz, King Phillip — The 6-3 senior guard began the week with a career-high 42-point performance in an 80-68 win over Plymouth North on Monday before netting 19 and 25 points, respectively, in matchups against Canton and Attleboro.

■  Tyler Stewart, Taunton — The Tigers are now on an eight-game winning streak after besting Sharon (78-60) and handing Franklin its first loss, 83-52, with Stewart contributing 18 and 21 points in those wins.

■  Isaiah Taylor, Lowell Catholic — He filled up the stat sheet during a pair of wins for the Crusaders. In a 76-59 victory over Cristo Rey on Tuesday, he scored 21 points and added 7 rebounds, 6 assists, and 5 steals. The junior then recorded 20 points, 12 rebounds, and 6 steals in an 84-53 win Friday at Matignon.

Nate Weitzer

Nate Weitzer can be reached at nathaniel.weitzer@globe.com.