Donald Whitehead


Donald Whitehead

Hickory High School

Donald has been a 4-year starter at point guard for the Hickory Hornets and has led his team to back to back District 10 Titles, 2 PIAA Quarterfinals and 1 PIAA Semifinal and was selected on the PIAA All State Team his junior year.

He has scored 1,837 points in his career and is the second leading scorer in Hickory High School history and will go down as one of the very best players in Mercer County history.

This season he averaged 21 points, 5 assists, 3 steals and 3 rebounds per game and shot 75% from the foul line.

A lightning quick guard with great ball handling skills, he also shoots the ball very well off the dribble as well as the outside while also having the ability to elevate and finish at the rim. Donald has also consistently been one of the best defenders on his teams at Hickory.


Donald has received multiple scholarship offers and plans to make a decision soon as to where he will continue his educational and basketball career.