Hester logged three double-doubles during Anclote's Class 6A District 8 championship run, including a 22-point, 19-rebound night in the title game against Zephyrhills.
The junior's recorded a double-double with points and rebounds 18 times in 21 games played. He posted a triple-double Nov. 27 against Hudson by racking up 10 blocks.
Last week's district championship was the first in program history for the Sharks. Anclote's only other trip to the postseason came in 2013. Hester and the Sharks will host Nature Coast Tech Thursday night.