The 6-foot-4 senior forward did a lot of everything to lead the Lightning (25-3) to the county championship and a surprise trip to the Class 3A state title game. Possessing a strong inside-outside game, Ukwuoma averaged 16 points, 10 rebounds and 4.5 assists this season. As a captain, he brought leadership and confidence to the floor and made his teammates better. In the Lightning's 62-59 upset win over then-No. 1 Lake Clifton in the state semifinal, Ukwuoma led the way with 15 points and six rebounds.