HERMITAGE, Pa. (WKBN) – Hickory basketball standouts Donald Whitehead and Peyton Mele earned All-State honors in Class 4A.
Whitehead averaged 21 points per game his senior season with five assists and three steals per contest.
He ended his career second on Hickory’s all-time scoring list.
Mele, a junior, was named to the Class 4A Third Team. He posted an average of 15.4 points per game this season for the Hornets.
Hickory posted a record of 23-4 and advanced to the PIAA Class 4A State Quarterfinals before the tournament was abruptly halted due to the coronavirus pandemic.