BOBBY Ray Parks Jr. is the frontrunner for the Best Player of the Conference award in the Commissioner's Cup.
The Blackwater rookie tallied 37.2 average statistical points after the quarterfinals to grab the lead in the statistical race.
Votes from players, media, and the PBA have yet to be tallied.
Parks averaged 22.1 points, 7.1 rebounds, 3.4 assists, 1.4 steals and 0.5 blocks to lead Blackwater to the quarterfinals before being eliminated by Rain or Shine.
Parks' fellow rookie CJ Perez of Columbian and Jayson Castro of TNT grabbed second place with 35.1 followed by June Mar Fajardo of San Miguel at fourth place with 33.8.
RR Pogoy of TNT occupied fifth place with 33.2, while Robert Bolick of NorthPort took sixth with 32.46.
Bolick's teammate Sean Anthony is in seventh (32.45), followed by Chris Banchero of Alaska (31.1), Mo Tautuaa of NorthPort (30.9), and Matthew Wright of Phoenix Pulse (29.4) round out the top 10.