It's a double-dose of platitudes for Mitchell High School Hoop Star Thaddeus Young.
The 6'8" Georgia Tech signee is named to the McDonald's All-American team.
That game is set for March 29th in San Diego.
Young, today, is also named a finalist for the Tennessee Mr. Basketball award in Class Double-A-.
He's got lots of competiton
Class AA Mr. Basketball Finalists
Wayne Chism, Bolivar Central
Willie Kemp, Bolivar Central
Thaddeus Young, Mitchell
Class AAA Mr. Basketball Finalists
Jeremy Williams, Hamilton
Class A Mr. Basketball Finalists
Marquis Weddle, Union City
Division II Mr. Basketball Finalists
Tim Johnson, Evangelical Christian
Class AA Miss Basketball Finalists
Whitney Houston, Hillcrest
Class AAA Miss Basketball Finalists
Lakendra Phillips, Ridgeway
Division II Miss Basketball Finalists
Alliesha Easley, Briarcrest for third time in a row.