Three boys, two girls from Louisville area selected
Three boys and two girls from the Louisville area have been selected to compete for the Kentucky All-Stars basketball teams that will face Indiana in the states’ annual summer series.
Boys and girls games matching some of the states’ top seniors are set for June 11 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis and June 12 at Bellarmine University’s Knights Hall.
Representing the Louisville area in the boys games will be Male’s Alex Cook, St. Xavier’s Connor McKim and Bullitt East’s Tyler Sharpe.
Girls chosen from the Louisville area were Male’s I’Liyah Green and Shelby County’s Justus Martin.
Mr. Basketball Carson Williams from Owen County and Miss Basketball Erin Boley from Elizabethtown will wear the No. 1 jerseys for the Kentucky squads.
Former Tates Creek coach Wayne Breeden is the head coach for the Kentucky boys squad. Muhlenberg County’s Mike Harper is the coach of the Kentucky girls team.
Tickets for the June 12 games at Bellarmine are $12 and on sale now at bluegrasssports.org. The girls game is set for 1 p.m., with the boys game to follow at approximately 3:30 p.m.
Here are the complete rosters:
* Boys – Trey Blevins (Wayne County), Alex Cook (Male), Tyrik Edwards (Christian County), Mason Faulkner (Caverna), Quentin Goodin (Taylor County), Connor McKim (St. Xavier), Tyler Sharpe (Bullitt East), Caleb Taylor (South Laurel), Isaiah Tisdale (Henry Clay), Ben Weyer (Newport Central Catholic), Carson Williams (Owen County), Darius Williams (Paul Dunbar), Matt Wilson (Campbell County).
* Girls – Mikayla Berry (Owensboro Catholic), Erin Boley (Elizabethtown), Kaylee Cotton (McCreary Central), Whitney Creech (Jenkins), Samantha Fitzgerald (Southwestern), Malaka Frank (Franklin County), Bree Glover (Glasgow), I’Liyah Green (Male), Justus Martin (Shelby County), Dajah McClendon (Covington Holy Cross), Sarah Price (Bath County), Oneisha Turner (Bowling Green), Emma Young (East Jessamine).