Wednesday, March 2, 2011

All-Central District Honors Announced

Trey Burke
Yesterday, the Boys Basketball: All-Central District honors (media version) were announced, and as expected, Northland's Trey Burke took home "District Player of the Year." Congrats to Trey and his family for all of the work and dedication it took to reach his gaols. Below is a complete list of the Central District selections:

All-Central District

Division I

First team; Matt Bingaya (Delaware) 6-foot-4, junior, 21.2 ppg; Trey Burke (Northland) 6-1, sr., 23.9; Traevon Jackson (Westerville South) 6-2, sr., 18.3; Brian Sullivan (Upper Arlington) 6-0, sr., 20.0; Stevie Taylor (Gahanna) 5-11, sr., 16.5. Player of the year: Burke. Coach of the year: Pete Liptrap (Pickerington North).

Second team: Jack Gibbs (Westerville North) 5-9, so., 18.4; Elijah Macon (Marion-Franklin) 6-8, jr., 22.0; Martise McLaurin (Beechcroft) 6-1, sr., 22.6; Austin Traylor (Walnut Ridge) 6-4, sr., 17.8; Cameron Vines (Whetstone) 6-3, sr., 22.9.

Third team: Nate Anderson (Teays Valley) 6-8, sr., 19.1; Ben Hoar (Mount Vernon) 6-3, sr., 16.5; Matt Rhodes (Westerville North) 6-5, sr., 16.6; Zack Riddle (Dublin Coffman) 6-2, sr., 15.7; Devon Scott (Northland) 6-8, jr., 11.7.

Within the next couple, the Ohio High Schools Coaches version of the award will be release.  Stay tuned.  Also, word has, Wayne's Travis Trice picked up the SW Distruct Player of the Year as well.



    FIRST TEAM: Percy Dean, Cols. Mifflin, 5-9, sr., 24.1; Ryan Green, Granville, 6-2, sr., 15.8; Jon Primes, Cols. Bexley, 6-2, sr., 17.4; Wesley Russell, Cols. Centennial, 6-3, sr., 16.1; Trent Weaver, Hilliard Bradley, 6-4, jr., 17.2.

    PLAYER OF THE YEAR:Percy Dean, Cols. Mifflin.

    COACH OF THE YEAR: Randy Kortokrax, Cols. Hartley.

    SECOND TEAM: Bryan Crawford, Delaware Buckeye Valley, 6-5, sr., 10.9; Jacob Matuska, Cols. Hartley, 6-6, so., 11.5; Eric Roby, Plain City Jonathan Alder, 6-5, jr., 15.5; Eric Siefert, Cols. Hartley, 6-2, jr., 12.2; Jordan Tomlinson, Delaware Buckeye Valley, 6-1, so., 13.6.

    THIRD TEAM: Kenny Cooper, Cols. DeSales, 6-3, sr., 10.9; Scott Owen, Granville, 6-2, sr., 12.8; Kendal Sherrod, Cols. Hartley, 6-4, sr., 11.4; Michael Simmons, Caledonia River Valley, 5-10, sr., 14.0; Mike Walker, Canal Winchester, 5-11, sr., 13.5.


    Tyler Beam, Sunbury Big Walnut; Dylon Bowers-Stoneking, Newark Licking Valley; Scott Cline, Utica; Ronnie Dawson, Pataskala Licking Heights; John Draper, Cols. Eastmoor Acad.; Connor Geraghty, Cols. Watterson; Alex Harris, Cols. Mifflin; Jason Hoar, Utica; Deonte Holder, Pataskala Licking Heights; Chris Jackson, Delaware Buckeye Valley; Clinton James, Cols. DeSales; Jordan Johnson, London; Bo Keener, Caledonia River Valley; Brad McCurdy, Cols. Watterson; Elias "Boo" Osborne, Cols. Centennial; Isaiah Osborne, Cols. Centennial; Hayden Ourant, Newark Licking Valley; Storm Patterson, Cols. Linden McKinley; Evan Porter, Cols. Bexley; Alex Randall, Plain City Jonathan Alder; Doug Richey, Cols. Eastmoor Acad.; Jalen Robinette, Cols. Bexley; Kyle Schriml, Canal Winchester; Ashton Scott, Cols. Mifflin; Kavon Smith, Cols. South; Ronald Tanner, Cols. Eastmoor Acad.; Garrett Ulrey, Sparta Highland; Ross Watts, Hebron Lakewood; James White, Cols. Hamilton Township; Kameron White, Cols. Hamilton Township; Nate Wyscarver, Utica; Ethan Zuber, Sparta Highland.


    FIRST TEAM: Steven Bridgeman, Carroll Bloom-Carroll, 6-5, sr., 16.5; Nick Gibson, Milford Center Fairbanks, 6-2, sr., 19.8; Evan Jamison, Richwood North Union, 6-7, sr., 22.1; Anthony Kendrick, Cols. Horizon Science, 6-3, sr., 13.3; Marquice Taylor, Cols. Africentric, 6-0, sr.

    PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Evan Jamison, Richwood North Union.

    COACH OF THE YEAR: Zach Ruth, Galion Northmor.

    SECOND TEAM: Roger Gleckler, Heath, 6-4, sr., 12.6; Isaac McGlone, Carroll Bloom-Carroll, 6-0, so., 14.3; Drew Osborne, Centerburg, 6-2, sr., 15.0; Zack Ratcliff, Cols. Acad., 6-4, jr., 13.7; Kolby Snyder, Mount Gilead, 6-0, jr., 17.6.

    THIRD TEAM:Alan Andrix, Amanda-Clearcreek, 6-7, jr., 13.0; Antonio Blount, Cols. Horizon Science, 6-4, jr., 15.6; Charlie Burggraf, Galion Northmor 6-1, jr., 13.9; Marc LeRoy, Marion Pleasant, 6-3, sr., 10.6; Rodney Porter, Heath, 6-4, jr., 10.6.


    Bryce Adams, Marion Elgin; Daniel Aronowitz, Cols. Acad.; Rashad Boyd, Fredericktown; Cole Cocherl, Marion Elgin; Jalen Daniels, Heath; Tim Eldridge, Cols. Acad.; Kalomo Figueroa-Jackson, Cols. Africentric; Garrett Gatton, Fredericktown; D.J. Gray, West Jefferson; James Henry, London Madison Plains; Justin Howard, Johnstown Northridge; Landon Hutchison, Baltimore Liberty Union; A.J. Ireland, Carroll Bloom-Carroll; Julian Johnson, Cols. Horizon Science; Travis Laird, Richwood North Union; Troy Lemke, Centerburg; Ryan Logan, Fredericktown; Ryan Love, West Jefferson; Devlin McDaniel, Marion Pleasant; Riley Middendorf, Grandview Heights; Garrison Myles, Centerburg; Cole Nicolosi, Marion Elgin; Curtis Scheiderer, Milford Center Fairbanks; Warren Shields, Richwood North Union; Brock Shull, Sugar Grove Berne Union; Matt Smith, Johnstown Monroe; Bryce Staats, Danville; Jake Sturges, Mount Gilead; Fuquan Tucker, Cols. Africentric; Brooks Weygandt, Worthington Christian; Brady Whiting, Marion Pleasant; Kyle Wilgus, Cols. Ready; Cody Williams, West Jefferson; Zack Wolfe, Heath.

  2. Matt Rhodes is a junior not a senior

  3. In back to back weeks John Draper Jr. of Nova Village brought his game against top AAU Teams.

    In the Super 16 against King James, Draper scored 25 points on 5/28/2011 and on 06/04/2011 in the Ohio AAU State Tournament John Draper Jr scored 30 points against a talent loaded All Ohio-Red Team.

  4. John Draper
    Columbus, OH
    School: Eastmoor Academy
    Coach: James Miranda
    Height: 5' 10"
    Class: 2013
    Weight: 165 lbs.