The Neuse News Athletes of the Week
B.J. Corbitt, Greene Central, basketball
The Rams went 1-1 last week, with the junior making the biggest impact in the win. After scoring eight points in a 55-42 loss to Kinston Jan. 29, Corbitt bounced back with 22 against North Lenoir three days later, including 20 in the first half of a 76-65 victory.
Favorite food: Fried chicken
Favorite musical artist: NBA Youngboy
One place he would like to travel to: California
His favorite holiday: Christmas, because of the gifts and being able to give back
Taniejah Mitchell, South Lenoir, basketball
Mitchell played a big role in the Blue Devils’ victories last week. The senior had 20 points and 15 rebounds in a 48-34 win over Ayden-Grifton, then followed with 17 points in a 49-26 victory against West Craven two days later.
Favorite food: Steak
Favorite musical artist: Lil Yachty
One place she would like to travel to: California
Her favorite holiday: Christmas, because she gets spoiled with presents on that day