Associated Press releases Northeast Lakes all-district hoops teams

Associated Press releases Northeast Lakes all-district hoops teams

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Associated Press releases Northeast Lakes all-district hoops teams

Area boys, girls basketball players earn recognition for play during 2014-15 season

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Area boys, girls basketball players earn recognition for play during 2014-15 season

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The Associated Press Northeast Lakes all-district boys and girls high school teams, as selected by a media panel from the district, were released last night.

BOYS

DIVISION I

FIRST TEAM: Devon Andrews, Lorain, 6-6, sr., 21.2; Esa Ahmad, Shaker Hts., 6-8, sr., 25.3; Kipper Nichols, Lakewood St. Edward, 6-6, sr., 18.9; Micah Potter, Mentor, 6-10, jr., 20.0; Markell Johnson, Cleve. East Tech, 6-0, soph., 22.5; Blake Furcron, Elyria, 6-3, jr., 18.2; Willie Jackson, Garfield Hts., 6-5, jr., 16.0.

Player of the year: Esa Ahmad, Shaker Hts.

Coach of the year: John Rositano, Lorain.

SECOND TEAM: Naz Bohannon, Lorain, 6-5, soph., 14.3; Anthony Carmon, Cleve. East Tech, 5-11, sr., 20.6; Derek Funderburke, Lakewood St. Edward, 6-10, jr., 14.2; Nolan Gerrity, Berea-Midpark, 6-11, sr., 13.0; Andy Lucien, North Olmsted, 6-6, jr., 19.0; Roy Hatchett, Cleve. Glenville, 6-1, sr., 21.4; Anthony Coleman, Willoughby South, 6-2, sr., 15.5

THIRD TEAM: Rees Rua, Amherst, 5-9, sr., 17.3; Frankie Hughes, Garfield Hts., 6-3, jr., 17.0; Jordan McClure, Madison, 6-0, sr., 19.4; Andre Wolford, Cleve. St. Ignatius, 6-2, sr., 12.7; Will Ybarra, Avon, 6-6, sr., 14.0; Chris Oakley, Lyndhurst Brush, 6-0, sr., 16.8; Troy Massa, Parma Normandy, 6-3, jr., 16.9.

SPECIAL MENTION

Jemille Coleman, Willoughby South; Marcel Rice, Lyndhurst Brush; Matt Flowers, Lyndhurst Brush; Robert Bearden, Lyndhurst Brush; Joe Zaugg, Mentor; Andrew Valeri, Mentor; Kyle McIntosh, Mentor; Sean Grady, Eastlake North; Jack Petrecca, Eastlake North; Alex Nahra, Mayfield Village Mayfield; Jay Weemhoff, Chagrin Falls Kenston; C.J. Maynard, Chagrin Falls Kenston; Vince Primer, Madison; David Wright, Shaker Hts.; Kaleb Roy, Shaker Hts.; Justin Johnson, Shaker Hts.; Laquan Taylor, Maple Hts.; Maurice Wilson, Maple Hts.; Joe Schmook, Maple Hts.; Ryan Coleman, North Olmsted; Matt Starcovic, North Olmsted; Troy Hurrell, Lyndhurst Brush; Kevin Meehan, Olmsted Falls; Ryan Sosic, Olmsted Falls; Jack Whitaker, Willoughby South; K.J. Miller, Elyria; Luke Cipolla, Brecksville-Broadview Hts.; Dan Auble, Brecksville-Broadview Hts.; Davierre Andrews, Lorain; Gavin Blunt, Aurora; Kyle Fayne, Aurora; Travis Picquet, Eastlake North; Chris Provine, Eastlake North; Mike Ryan, Lakewood St. Edward; Darrien Knowles, Lakewood St. Edward; Sean Flannery, Lakewood St. Edward; Shawn Christian, Garfield Hts.; Branden Johnson, Garfield Hts.; Kory Cullum, Cleve. East Tech; Myron Prewitt, Bedford; Mike Smith, Bedford; Brett Swinnerton, Berea-Midpark; Joecy Bachie, Berea-Midpark; Deven Stover, Cleve. St. Ignatius; Yahel Hill, Cleve. Hts.; Jaylen Harris, Cleve. Hts.; Mike Petit, Cleve. Hts.; Malik Smith, Cleve. Hts.; Reid Thompson, Solon; Brook Simms, John Adams; Malik Leisinger, Lakewood; Wes Gerhardt, Lakewood; Nick Porter, Lakewood; Darrionetae Stewart, Cleve. Rhodes; Daimion Mahone, Grafton Midview; Logan Bolin, Grafton Midview; Troy Hurrell, Olmsted Falls; Rashod Berry, Lorain; D’Amante Thornton, Avon; Isa-Abdul-Alim, North Ridgeville; Adam Srnis, Amherst; Antonio Blanton, Elyria; Reggie Bryant, Ashtabula Lakeside.

DIVISION II

FIRST TEAM: Justin Robinson, Mentor Lake Cath., 6-1, sr., 19.9; Tervell Beck, Cleve. Central Cath., 6-7, jr., 18.0; Antwon Lillard, Cleve. Central Cath., 6-5, sr., 18.9; Kyle Nader, Vermilion, 6-3, sr., 22.3; Eli Kalil, Ashtabula Edgewood, 6-1, sr., 26.7; Dwayne Cohill, Parma Hts. Holy Name, 6-2, fresh., 17.8; Sam Hitchcock, Jefferson, 6-4, soph., 17.8.

Player of the year: Antwon Lillard, Cleve. Central Cath.

Coach of the year: Steve French, Jefferson Area.

SECOND TEAM: Jackson Burdyshaw, Perry, 6-5, jr., 17.0; Sawyer McGuire, Chagrin Falls, 6-3, sr., 14.4; Rex Sunhara, Bay Village Bay, 6-7, sr., 15.9; John Koz, Bay Village Bay, 6-3, jr., 15.1; Cameron Drew, Sheffield Brookside, 6-3, sr., 16.6; Zac Sweat, Geneva, 5-11, sr., 18.4; Sam Caskey, Jefferson Area, 6-2, sr., 11.8.

THIRD TEAM: K.J. Williams, LaGrange Keystone, 6-0, sr., 14.0; Austin Conrad, LaGrange Keystone, 6-3, jr., 11.5; Jacob Adams, Jefferson Area, 6-0, jr., 13.0.; Desmond Crosby, Cleve. Central Cath., 5-10, jr., 12.0; James Willbon, Oberlin Firelands, 5-9, sr., 12.1; Lawrynce Johnson, Parma Hts. Holy Name, 5-11, sr., 15.0; Connor Fitzgerald, Mentor Lake Cath., 6-1, jr., 13.6.

SPECIAL MENTION

Nate Diedrich, Chagrin Falls; Patrick Donley, Chagrin Falls; Ryan Russell, Mentor Lake Cath.; Luke Farrell, Perry; Zack Buescher, Perry; Brandon Morriss, Bay Village Bay; Jonathon Brajdic, Bay Village Bay; Danny Heideloff, Bay Village Bay; Kevin Kerchenski, Fairview Park Fairview; D.J. Aultman, Perry; Sean Hickey, Parma Hts. Holy Name; Montell McRae, Cleve. Central Cath.; Ryan Russell, Mentor Lake Cath.; Isaiah Noel, Cleve. John Hay; Geno Taylor, Cleve. Collinwood; Regan Mohler, Hunting Valley University School; Cole Sklarek, Oberlin Firelands; Brandon Harcula, Sheffield Brookside; Antonio Bennett, Lorain Clearview, Caleb Waller, Vermilion; Colin Myers, Oberlin Firelands; Justin Myers, Conneaut; Alex Gerdes, Conneaut, Lucas Hitchcock, Jefferson Area; James Jackson, Jefferson Area; Travon Miller, Geneva.

DIVISION III

FIRST TEAM: Carlton Bragg, Cleve. Villa Angela-St. Joseph, 6-10, sr., 21.0; Dererk Pardon, Cleve. Villa Angela-St. Joseph, 6-9, sr., 12.3; Brian Parker, Cleve. Villa Angela-St. Joseph, 6-3, sr., 16.0; Jahmere Howze, Warrensville Hts., 6-6, sr., 18.0; Yavari Hall, Warrensville Hts., 6-4, jr., 17.9; Maishe Dailey, Beachwood, 6-6, jr., 17.0; David Delahunty, Columbia Station Columbia, 6-6, jr., 20.5.

Player of the year: Carlton Bragg, Cleve. Villa Angela-St. Joseph.

Coach of the year: Phil Kuchta, Elyria Cath.

SECOND TEAM: Simon Texidor, Cleve. Villa Angela-St. Joseph, 6-2, sr., 13.9; Andrew O’Hara, Rocky River Lutheran West, 6-4, sr., 15.0; Alex Doody, Gates Mills Hawken, 6-2, sr., 18.8; Jacob Kuchta, Elyria Cath., 6-2, jr., 13.5; Brandon Peters, Warrensville Hts., 5-9, jr., 15.3; Tyrone Gibson, Beachwood, 6-5, jr., 15.0; Jarett Smetana, Burton Berkshire, 6-3, jr. 18.0.

THIRD TEAM: Trevor Tucker, Wickliffe, 6-4, sr., 14.0; Daniel Mathews, Independence, 6-1, sr., 17.1; Ronald Jones, Beachwood, 6-4, jr., 14.0; Ceeven Shelton, Elyria Cath., 6-3, sr., 14.3; Vaughn (Mo) Johnson, Cleve. Villa Angela-St. Joseph, 5-10, sr., 5.0; Jeff Grudzinski, Cleve. Villa Angela-St. Joseph, 6-3, sr., 7.8; Langston Burton, Gates Mills Hawken, 6-1, sr., 15.0.

SPECIAL MENTION

Jerry Tamburro, Middlefield Cardinal; Sam Fisher, Burton Berkshire; Matt Grazia, Kirtland; Chris LaPaglia, Wickliffe; Steven Young, Wickliffe; Clay Carper, Rocker River Lutheran West; Adam Felten, Rocky River Lutheran West; Sean Voiers, Rocky River Lutheran West; Donald Johnson, Oberlin; D.J. Graham, Elyria Cath.; Joey Holliday, Wellington; Trey Balser, Wellington; Brandon Heidecker, Columbia Station Columbia; Chase Thurber, Andover Pymatuning Valley; Matt Larned, Orwell Grand Valley.

DIVISION IV

FIRST TEAM: Kaba Camara, Willoughby Andrews Osborne Acad., 6-11, jr., 20.9; Mike Parks, Richmond Hts., 6-8, sr., 22.0; Andrew Patterson, Elyria Open Door Acad., 6-5, sr., 17.5; Danny Stintsman, Elyria Open Door Acad., 6-2, sr., 15.3; Sam Waldock, North Ridgeville Lake Ridge Acad., 6-2, jr., 16.8; Daniel Bennett, Willoughby Cornerstone Christian Acad., 6-3, sr., 14.0; David Porter, Cuyahoga Hts., 6-1, sr., 17.5

Player of the year: Mike Parks, Richmond Hts.

Coach of the year: Dan Selle, Willoughby Cornerstone Christian Acad.

SECOND TEAM: Christian Wilcox, Richmond Hts., 5-11, sr., 13.0; Michael Bothwell, Willoughby Cornerstone Christian Acad., 6-0, fresh., 13.7; Kevin Hudson, Willoughby Cornerstone Christian Acad., 5-11, sr., 14.0; Verlin Williams, Fairport Harbor Fairport Harding, 6-4, jr., 13.2; Drew Zaborowski, Elyria Open Door Acad., 6-1, sr., 10.0; Brevin Dye, Garfield Hts. Trinity, 6-4, jr., 11.6; Patrick Leahey, Willoughby Andrews Osborne Acad., 6-3, sr., 11.2

SPECIAL MENTION

Brandon Shelby, Fairport Harbor Fairport Harding; Isaiah Barnes, Cuyahoga Hts.; Josh Scofield, North Ridgeville Lake Ridge Acad.; Scott Chriss, North Ridgeville Lake Ridge Acad.; Chris Miller, North Ridgeville Lake Ridge Acad.; Drew Zaborowski, Eyria Open Door Acad.; Chase Parker, Elyria First Baptist Christian; Chad Parker, Elyria First Baptist Christian; Tony Massucci, Ashtabula St. John.

GIRLS

DIVISION I

FIRST TEAM: Alison Smolinski, North Royalton, 5-10, sr., 15.1; Phoebe Sterba, Rocky River Magnificat, 6-0, jr., 11.5; Nicole Heffington, Mentor, 5-9, Soph., 11.0; Kerri Gasper, Olmsted Falls, 5-11, 15.8; Monica Fury, Westlake, 5-9, jr., 14.3; Dee Bekelja, Solon, 5-7, soph., 15.2; Fredniqua Walker, East Cleve. Shaw, 6-2, sr., 13.8.

Player of the year: Alison Smolinsky, North Royalton.

Coach of the year: Cullen Harris, Chardon.

SECOND TEAM: Teagen Ochaya, Mentor, 6-1, fresh., 12.0; Sybil Roseboro, Elyria, 5-5, sr., 15.5; Ali Balthaser, Avon Lake, 5-7, sr., 15.8; Brooke Wallace, Amherst, 6-2, sr., 13.4; Alexus Lesseras, East Cleve. Shaw, 6-4, soph., 13.7; Alyssa Riley, North Ridgeville, 5-8, sr., 16.6.

THIRD TEAM: Maddy Moyer, Mentor, 5-8, soph., 12.0; Valencia Meyers, Solon, 6-2, fresh., 10.5; Karhin Spear, Chardon, 5-3, sr., 12.0; Sydney Roule, Amherst, 5-10, soph., 17.5; Allie Bjorn, Avon, 5-10, jr., 9.5; Brittany Morrison, Cleve. St. Joseph Acad., 5-10, sr., 14.5.

SPECIAL MENTION

Maddy Moyer, Mentor; Lauren Blasinsky, Willoughby South; Sydney Merk, Willoughby South; Ally Lako, Eastlake North; Alexa Pasuale, Mayfield Village Mayfield; Steph Hunter, Chardon; Morgan Tropf, Chardon; Michaela Barnes, Chagrin Falls Kenston; Sarah Spehn, Chagrin Falls Kenston; Arielle DeBase, Lyndhurst Brush; Julie Bruening, Madison; Ashley Duthie, Madison; Kelly Duthie, Madison; Shayla Middlebrooks, Elyria; Stephanie Kemp, North Olmsted; Hayley Hicks, North Olmsted; Jayla Hall, Amherst; Allison Collins, Westlake; Rebecca Essig, Westlake; Nicole Popovich, Rocky River; Carolyn Farling, Rocky River; Sierra Davidson, Avon; Sarah Sprecher, Avon; Mackenzie Meckes, Avon; Taylor Hood, Westlake; Sarah Sprecher, Avon; Sarah Hessel, Avon Lake; Sarah Winkel, Avon Lake; Sami Harjar, Elyria; Lindsay Haywood, Grafton Midview; Addysen Kerr, North Ridgeville; Latrice Legion, Glenville, Kira Abernathy, Glenville; Madison Clouse, Lakewood; Ryann Greenfield, Lakewood; Elise Keshock, Magnificat; Lissy Roggenburk, Rocky River Magnificat; Shawnshirae Brown-Kirby, East Cleve. Shaw; Calasia Cunningham, Euclid; Gabbie White, North Royalton; MacKenzi Mathews, North Royalton; Alexis Stover, Solon; Jordan Bekelja,Solon; Nailah Mitchell, Shaker Hts.; Bree White, Eastlake North; Samantha Pirosko, Eastlake North; Taylor Stevens, Bedford; Alexa Pasquale, Mayfield; Gia DiMassa, Cleve. St. Joseph Acad.; Angel Cannon, Cleve. John Hay.

DIVISION II

FIRST TEAM: Lindsey Mayle, Geneva, 5-7, jr., 22.5; Hallie Thome, Chagrin Falls, 6-5, sr., 20.5; McKenah Peters, LaGrange Keystone, 5-7, soph., 17.7; Emily Smock, Jefferson Area, 5-7, jr., 18.6; Lexi Zappitelli, Conneaut, 5-10, sr., 17.4; Nicole Felice, Shaker Hts. Laurel, 5-5, sr., 21.5; Keely Hall, Oberlin Firelands, 6-1, jr., 13.9.

Player of the year: Hallie Thome, Chagrin Falls.

Coach of the year: Nancy Barbo, Geneva.

SECOND TEAM: Hannah Thome, Chagrin Falls, 6-1, sr., 9.5; Sarah Juncker, Geneva, 5-10, sr., 10.6; Angel Blakely, Lorain Clearview, 5-6, sr., 16.8; Jessica Becker, Jefferson, 5-3, sr., 11.9; Dani Lawson, Shaker Hts. Hathaway Brown, 6-0, soph., 10.3; Sammie Stefan, LaGrange Keystone, 5-10, soph., 10.0; Chantel Bostick, Cleve. East Tech, 5-7, jr., 17.0.

THIRD TEAM: Brittany Levkulich, Perry, 5-8, sr., 13.5.; Kelsey Bilak, Fairview Park Fairview, 5-6, sr., 11.6; Corrione Cardwell, Cleve. East Tech, 5-8, jr., 14.0; Elena Rauhe, Parma Padua Franciscan, 5-9, soph., 12.3; Caitlyn Schnur, Vermilion, 5-7, soph., 10.0; Claire Dolan, Perry, 5-6, fresh., 10.0; Tahjanae Flowers-Coleman, Lorain Clearview, 5-8, jr., 14.5.

SPECIAL MENTION

Courtney Tyree, Cleve. Hts. Beaumont, Emily Iott, Cleve. Hts. Beamont; Jenna Kijauskas, Chesterland West Geauga; Megan Krisby, Mentor Lake Cath.; Lexi Hammer, Chardon Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin; Kelly Dishong, Chagrin Falls; Brianna Baker, Chagrin Falls; Kaileight Sloan, Ashtabula Edgewood; Iesha Niciu, Ashtabula Edgewood; Nora Ziebarth, Bay Village Bay; Brandi Holowecky, Oberlin Firelands; Maddie Holmes, Bay Village Bay; Kelsey Metlesitz, Parma Normandy; Abi Oriti, Parma Normandy; Morgan Daniel, Cleve. East Tech; Toni Dickson, Parma Hts. Holy Name; Rachel Kucharzyk, Parma Hts. Holy Name; Hanna Harlor, Shaker Hts. Hathaway Brown; Christina Passerrell, Shaker Hts. Hathaway Brown; Savannah Heckelmoser, Parma Padua Franciscan.

DIVISION III

FIRST TEAM: Deja Winters, Richmond Hts. 5-11, jr., 20.0; Jessica Vormelker, Orwell Grand Valley, 5-8, sr., 22.0; Kelsea Brown, Andover Pymatuning Valley, 5-7, sr., 15.8; Riley Schill, Elyria Cath., 5-6, jr., 14.0; Naz Hillmon, Gates Mills Gilmour Acad., 6-2, fresh., 18.2; Emily Kelley, Gates Mills Gilmour Acad., 5-9, soph., 16.7; Mariah Porter, Wickliffe, 6-3, sr., 16.8.

Player of the year: Deja Winters, Richmond Hts.

Coach of the year: Demarris Winters, Richmond Hts.

SECOND TEAM: Megan Stech, Andover Pymatuning Valley, 5-11, sr., 15.7; Monique Evans, Richmond Hts., 5-5, sr., 13.2; Judith Lesesne, Oberlin, 5-6, sr., 13.9; Sam Achauer, Kirtland, 5-8, sr., 17.7; Jessie Lee, Elyria Cath., 5-11, soph., 9.5; Taylor Royster, Beachwood, 5-6, fresh., 15.8; Arayna Jackson, Beachwood, 5-9, sr., 12.2.

THIRD TEAM: Marisa Finazzo, Gates Mills Gilmour Acad., 5-4, jr., 10.9; Jasmine White, Wellington, 5-9, jr., 7.0; Shar Miller, Orwell Grand Valley, 5-9, sr., 7.5; Carly Palgut, Wickliffe, 5-10, sr., 12.6; Kat Hall, Andover Pymatuning Valley, 5-8, jr., 11.4; Natalie Hill, Beachwood, 5-11, sr., 10.4.

SPECIAL MENTION

Jada Stevens, Beachwood; Makea Scott, Richmond Hts.; Grace Mullen, Gates Mills Gilmour Acad.; Hannah O’Day, Gates Mills Hawken; Emily Oliver, Gates Mills Hawken; Taylor Somodji, Kirtland; Josie Carandang, Elyria Cath.; Nora Hopkins, Elyria Cath.; Julia Scarpelli, Elyria Cath.; Meaira Williams, Oberlin; Abby Desimpelare, Rocky River Lutheran West; Mercedes Francis, Garfield Hts. Trinity; Kayla Glancy, Garfield Hts. Trinity; Shelby Zoeckler, Garfield Hts. Trinity.

DIVISION IV

FIRST TEAM: Alison Schafer, Columbia, 5-7, jr., 19.8; Jenna Stegmaier, Cuyahoga Hts., 5-10, sr., 18.7; Alivia Sidley, Thompson Ledgemont, 5-8, sr., 14.0; Megan Williams, North Ridgeville Lake Ridge Acad., 5-8, jr., 10.0; Cheyenne Bosse, Ashtabula St. John, 5-8, fresh., 10.0; Mariah McGee, Cleve. Villa Angela-St. Joseph, 5-4, sr., 10.9; Taylor Erskine, Thompson Ledgemont, 5-10, sr., 14.7.

Player of the year: Jenna Steigmaier, Cuyahoga Hts.

Coach of the year: Tom Thompson, Columbia Station Columbia.

SECOND TEAM: Becca Tacchite, Columbia Station Columbia, 5-5, soph., 8.5; Nicole Iden, Newbury, 5-6, sr., 18.0; Pella Baker, North Ridgeville Lake Ridge Acad., 6-3, soph., 9.8; Rachael Williams, North Ridgeville Lake Ridge Acad., 5-6, sr., 8.3; Sammie Manross, Fairport Harbor Fairport Harding, 5-6, sr., 11.0; Morgan Ondo, Fairport Harbor Fairport Harding, 5-3, jr. 12.1.

SPECIAL MENTION

Peyton Buell, Willoughby Cornerstone Christian Acad.; Toni Beuck, Cleve. Villa Angela-St. Joseph; Madison Paradie, Ashtabula St. John; Lauren Turner, Elyria Open Door Acad.; Jade DuVal, Willoughby Andrews Osborne Acad., Gabby Culotta, Willoughby Andrews Osborne Acad.; Allie Triskett, Cuyahoga Hts.

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