North Side's Juan Quarles was selected as the DeKalb Health Boys Basketball Fan Vote Player of the Week for the seventeenth week of the season. Quarles collected 43.87 percent of the 449 votes cast.Quarles scored 16 points and added six rebounds last Saturday as the Legends defeated Merrillville to win the semi-state title at Huntington North and advance to the program's first state title game since 1965. His win marks back-to-back selections as the fan vote player of the week for Quarles, who also won during Regional week.
Other nominees included Quarles' North Side teammates Brandan Johnson and Jaylen Butz and Bishop Luers' J.J. Foster Jr. and Anton Berry.
Voting weekly for the DeKalb Health Basketball Fan Choice Player of the Week opens each Sunday at news-sentinel.com and continues until 11 p.m. Monday night. The winner is announced in the Tuesday edition of The News-Sentinel each week.