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All-District basketball teams (BOYS)

Here are the all-district boys basketball teams for schools in the Greater New Orleans area.

All-district teams can be emailed to rwalker@theadvocate.com

 

District 9-4A

 

Jonathan Green, Ben Franklin, Sr. (MVP)           

Jacob Yager         , Ben Franklin, Sr.

Payton Malloy, Ben Franklin, Sr.

Jack Heyl, Ben Franklin, Sr.

Herbert Bean, Ben Franklin, Sr.

Mandral Ratcliff, Lake Area, Sr.

Nolan Porter        , Lake Area, Sr.

Cyron Sutton, Lake Area, Sr.

Chris Beard, Carver, Sr.

Kristen Journee, Carver, Sr.

Coach of the Year: Scott McGee (Ben Franklin)

 

District 10-3A

Stephen Kelly, De La Salle, Sr. (MVP)

Troy Nisby, De La Salle, Jr.

David Williams, De La Salle, Jr.

Dashawn Wright, De La Salle , Jr.

C. J. Holmes, Lusher, Jr.

Darius Lee, Lusher, Sr.

Brendon Taylor, Lutcher, Sr.

Jaylon Wingate, Lutcher, Sr.

Keithon Burham, St. James, Fr. Jamison Lumar, St. James, Sr.

Honorable Mention:

Ahmad Taylor, De La Salle, Jr.

Darien Minor, Lusher, Sr.

Tariq Belvin, Lutcher, Jr.

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Glen Brown, St. James, Sr.

 

Coach of the Year: Paul Kelly

 

District 12-2A

Malik Crowfield, Riverside (Co-MVP), Sr.

Michael Corchiani, Country Day (Co‐MVP), Sr.

Jared Butler, Riverside, So.

Romin Williams, Country Day, Jr.

Herb McGee, Riverside, Senior,

Riley Demps, Newman, So.

Kadero Thomas, Sophie B. Wright, Sr.

Cass Lapeyre, Newman, Sr.

Trevon Borne, West St. John, Sr.

Jobe Kelly, St. Charles, Sr.

 

All-District basketball teams (GIRLS)

Here are the all-district basketball teams we have received so far.

Coaches can email all-district teams to me at rwalker@theadvocate.com

 

District 8-5A

First team

Jomyra Mathis, Landry-Walker, Jr. (MVP)

Brittany Hall, Helen Cox, Sr.

Tyrionne Martin, Helen Cox, Jr.

Deja Bunch, Chalmette, Sr.

Bre Williams, Landry-Walker, Jr.

 

Second team

Hailey Marshall, Chalmette, Jr.

Jazmine Augilard, Helen Cox, Jr.

Jazzmyne Laurent, John Ehret, Sr.

Khadijah Robinson, West Jefferson, Sr.

Dajuana Griffin, Landry-Walker, Sr.

Coach of the Year: Jack Washington (Landry-Walker)

 

District 9-4A

Kourtney Weber, Ursuline, So. (MVP)

Brooklyn Mitchell, Ursuline, So.

Giordin Johnson, Ursuline, So.

Kennedi Jackson, Ursuline, Fr.

Rakell Spencer, Cabrini, Sr.

Kelsey Pinera, Cabrini, Jr.

Rayven Patin, Cabrini, So.

Dia Fortenberry, Ben Franklin, Jr.

Jaynae Bradford, Riverdale, Sr.

Derrone Celuis, Carver, Fr.

Coach of the Year: Andrea Williams (Ursuline)

 

District 12-2A

First team

Ja’Kaeyra Gautreaux, Riverside, So.

Lela Hill, St. Charles, Sr.

Jaquana Hunter, West St. John, Jr.             .

Maddie Legar, Country Day, Sr.

Dannecia Nora, Riverside, So.

Second team

Kia Batiste, St. Mary, So.

Kaci Charles, Country Day, 8th

Jenna Ibieta, Country Day, Jr.

Caroline Julien, St. Charles, So.

Haili Duncan, St. Mary, So.

 

MVP Maya Trench, West St. John, Sr.

Coach of the Year: Lester Smith, West St. John

 

District 10-2A

1st Team

Breyanna Brown Junior 5’10 MVP Pine

Kyren Whittington 8th 5’8 Northlake Christian

Nyxavion Robertson Senior 5’10 Pine

Kennedy Martin Sophomore 5’7 Hannan

Miranda Kramer Junior 5’7 Hannan

Jessica Feraci Sophomore 5’7 Pope John Paul II

Tournament MVP: Mallory Kramer Archbishop Hannan

2nd Team

Kaitlynn Walker Freshman 5’10 Northlake Christian

KeraGrace Watts Freshman 5’6 Northlake Christian

Julia Fecke Junior 5’8 Hannan

Mallory Kramer Freshman 5’8 Hannan

Laken Breedove Senior 5’7 Pine

Honorable Mention

Aimee` Guillott Senior 5’2 Hannan

McCabe Shifflett Sophomore 5’5 Pope John Paul II

Claudia Clavier Junior 5’6 Pope John Paul II

Hannah Watts Senior 5’8 Northlake Christian

Ally Reynolds Junior 5’3 Northlake Christian

 

Coach of the Year: Karen Davis Archbishop Hannan

Country Day guard Romin Williams makes All-Top 28 tourney team

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Country Day junior guard Romin Williams  was the lone player from the New Orleans area to make the All-Tournament team for the Top 28 Tournament.

Williams scored a career-high 36 points in the Cajuns’ semifinal loss to Riverside.

The 36 points was the most scored in this year’s tournament.

 

Jalen Johnson of U-High and Brandon Rachal of Natchitoches Central were named co-Most Valuable Players of the Tournament after leading their schools to 3A and 5A titles, respectively.

 

Here is a list of the all-tournament team, selected by the media.

 

 

Jalen Johnson (U High)

Brandon Rachal (Natchitoches Central)

Will Reese (Anacoco)

Ja’ Vonte Smart (Scotlandville)

Casey Jones Jr. (Wossman)

Robert Williams, North Caddo

Josh Anderson (Madison Prep)

Travious Fielding (Arcadia)

Romin Williams (Country Day)

Wayde Sims (U High)

18 former LHSAA players in NCAA Tournament

Eighteen former LHSAA players are on rosters of teams that will be playing in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament.

The field for the tournament was announced on Sunday.

Scotlandville leads the way with three players.

 

Here is the list of former LHSAA players, listed alphabetically, whose teams made the field of 68 teams.

 

Trelun Banks, Scotlandville, Southern Univeristy, Junior

Dwayne Benjamin, Northside, Oregon, Senior

Kajon Brown, Helen Cox, Tulsa, Freshman

LaQuentin Collins, Wossman, Southern University, Sophomore

Lionel Ellison, Shaw, Fresno State, Junior

Chuck Ester, Dutchtown (transferred to Biloxi High senior year), Chattanooga, Junior

Jacob Evans, St. Michael, Cincinnati, Freshman

Javan Felix, St. Augustine, Texas, Senior

Rico Gathers, Riverside Academy, Baylor, Senior

Josh Hagins, Airline, Arkansas-Little Rock, Senior

Chad Holtz, Ruston (junior year, but moved to Florida), Notre Dame, Freshman

Casey Jones, Higgins, Chattanooga, Senior

Damian Jones, Scotlandville, Vanderbilt, Junior

Rashad Ray, O.P. Walker, Tulsa, Senior

Jared Sam, Scotlandville, Southern University, Sophomore

Patrick Smith, Farmerville, Southern University, Junior

Elijah Stewart, Westchester, Southern Cal, Sophomore

Chris Thomas, Glen Oaks, Southern University, Sophomore

 

Follow Rod Walker on Twitter at @RWalkerAdvocate

11 Louisiana players in updated 247 Top 247 list for Class of 2017

Brad Stewart at tThe Opening Atlanta in Atlanta, GA.

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Eleven players from Louisiana, including former U-High linebacker Dylan Moses, are among the players listed in the latest rankings by 247Sports of top football prospects in the Class of 2017.

 

Brad Stewart, a cornerback at McDonogh 35, is the highest rated New Orleans area player at No. 123. Brother Martin running back Bruce Jordan-Swilling (144) and St. James quarterback Lowell Narcisse also made the list.

 

Here is a list of the Louisiana players.

1. (2)  Dylan Moses, OLB, IMG Academy, 6-2, 220

2. (13) Devonta Smith, WR, Amite, 6-1, 155

3. (35) Tyler Shelvin, DT, Northside, 6-2, 330

4. (76) Chris Allen, OLB Southern Lab, 6-4,222

5. (77) Todd Harris, S, Plaqumine, 6-0, 180

6. (123) Brad Stewart, CB, McDonogh 35, 6-0, 193

7. (145) Bruce Jordan-Swilling, RB, Brother Martin, 6-0, 215

8. (225) Adrian Ealy, OT, U-High, 6-7, 280

9. (227) Bryan Jones, DE, Madison Prep, 6-5, 240

10. (239) Keldrick Carper, ATH, Plain Dealing, 6-2, 175

11. (242) Lowell Narcisse, QB, St. James, 6-3, 200

Complete list

Follow @RwalkerAdvocate on Twitter for more updates.

 

Sugar Bowl All-Tournament Teams (Girls and boys)

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Here are the all-tournament teams for theAllstate Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic.

BOYS ALL-TOURNAMENT

In the boys bracket, Riverside beat Karr 60-57 in the title game.

Jared Butler, MVP

Malik Crowfield, Riverside

Herb McGee, Riverside

Mitchell Robinson, Chalmette

Kalob Ledoux, Lafayette

Wayde Sims, U-High

Lamar Peters, Landry-Walker

Javonte Smart, Scotlandville

Tyree Thompson, Karr

Vincent Phillips, Karr

 

GIRLS PLATINUM ALL-TOURNAMENT

Mount Carmel beat Easton 46-37 in the title game.

Mount Carmel, Kristen Nuss (MVP)

Kristen Nuss, Mount Carmel (MVP)

Megan Donaldson, Mount Carmel

Paige Frankiewicz

Kechelle Figueroa, Easton

Keiara Williams, Easton

Cara Ursin, Destrehan

Kelsey Pinera, Cabrini

Rakell Spencer, Cabrini

Kierra Brimzy, Natchitoches Central

Eladriana Payton, Natchitiches Central

 

GIRLS GOLD

Jewel Sumner defeated Covington 54-40 in the title game and improved to 20-0.

Bre’Ashlee Jones, Sumner (MVP)

Gabby Sperber, Dominican

Mai Trench, West St. John

Indya Tutt, Chapelle

Kourtney Weber, Ursuline

Brooklyn Mitchell, Ursuline

Sydney Houlemard, Covington

Chastity Garrett, Covington

Diamond Brooks, Sumner

Kiara Williams, Sumner

Sugar Bowl Tourney (Wednesday results, Thursday schedule)

Click the scores to read game stories from the four games played on Wednesday in the Allstate Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic.

Below that is the schedule for Thursday, which includes the beginning of play in the girls bracket.

(Click score to read game story)

Karr 68, Chalmette 43

Lafayette Christian 74, St. Thomas More 61

U-High 69, Country Day 44

Landry-Walker 60, Westbury Texas 57

Riverside 64, West Jefferson 47

 

THURSDAY SCHEDULE

BOYS BRACKETS

Winner’s bracket

Scotlandville vs. Richwood, 3

Tift County (Ga.) vs. Karr, 4

Riverside vs. Lafayette Christian, 7:30

Salmen vs. Richwood-Scotlandville winner, 8:30

U-High vs. Landry-Walker, 9

Consolation bracket

West Jefferson vs. St. Thomas More, 4:30

Country Day vs. Westbury Texas, 5:30

Chalmette vs. Scotlandville-Richwood loser, 8:30

 

GIRLS PLATINUM BRACKET

St. Michael vs. Easton, 4:30

Fair Park vs. St. Thomas, 5:30

Cabrini vs. Richwood, 5:30

Karr vs. U-High, 6

Mount Carmel vs. Ouachita, 7

Curtis vs. Natchitoches Central, 7

Destrehan vs. Salmen, 7

Madison Prep vs. Pineville, 8:30

 

 

GIRLS GOLD BRACKET

Ursuline vs. Terrebonne, 4

Slidell vs. Helen Cox, 4

Hannan vs. Chapelle, 5:30

Dominican vs. Hahnville, 5:30

Riverside vs. Sacred Heart, 7

Woodlawn vs. West St. John, 7

Covington vs. De La Salle, 8:30

Belle Chasse vs. Sumner, 8:30

 

Follow @RWalkerAdvocate on Twitter for more updates.

Which local players made USA Today’s All-State Team for Louisiana?

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USA Today released its all-state teams for all 50 states on Thursday.

The publication’s all-state team for Louisiana had a definite local flavor, with 18 players from the greater New Orleans area being named to the team (nine first team and nine second team.

Local players named to first team offense were: Brother Martin running back Bruce Jordan-Swilling, St. Augustine tight end Jamal Pettigrew and Curtis offensive lineman Willie Allen.

The first-team defense included Rummel defensive lineman Briston Guidry, Destrehan defensive lineman Glen Logan, McDonogh 35 linebacker Clifford Chattman, Ehret linebacker Michael Divinity, Easton linebacker Pernell Jefferson and Rummel defensive back Kristian Fulton.

Local players named to the second team offense were: Brother Martin receiver Jeremy Singleton, Brother Martin tight end Irv Smith, Hahnville offensive lineman Drew Melancon and Rummel offensive lineman Larry Robinson.

Making second-team defense were Karr defensive lineman Andre Anthony, McDonogh 35 defensive lineman Sci Martin, McDonogh 35 defensive lineman Stephon Taylor, Destrehan defensive lineman Gerard Wilbon and Mandeville linebacker Johnathan Picone.

Lutcher coach Tim Detellier was named Coach of the year.

Zacahry quarterback Lindsey Scott was named Offensive Player of the Year and Kentwood defensive back Shyheim Carter was named Defensive Player of the Year.

Click here to see the complete USA Today All-State Team for Louisiana

 

Follow @RWalkerAdvocate on Twitter for more updates.

 

The New Orleans Advocate Large School All-Metro Team (Large Schools)

The New Orleans Advocate’s All-Metro Football team for Large Schools was announced today.

Here is a link to the first-team selections, led by Offensive Player of the Year De’Jon Harris (JohnEhret) and Defensive Player of the Year Derrick Munson (Rummel).

Click here for link to first-team All-Metro.

 

Also, here are the players named to the second team.

2nd Team Offense

QB – Chase Fourcade, Rummel, Sr.

QB – Keytaon Thompson, Landry-Walker, Jr.

RB – Darius May, McDonogh 35, Sr.

RB – Devin Brumfield, Covington, So.

RB – Devon Benn, John Curtis, Sr.

WR – Parker Orgeron, Mandeville, Sr.

WR – Diamante Woolridge, Karr, Sr.

WR- Rayce McMath, Karr, Jr.

OL – Cameron Jackel, Shaw, Jr.

OL – Corey Dublin, Jesuit, Jr.

OL – Kerry Starks, John Ehret, Sr.

OL – Kyle Burns, John Curtis, Sr.

OL – Larry Robinson, Rummel, Sr.

TE – Jamal Pettigrew, St. Augustine, Sr.

AP – D’ Quintez Wilson, Carver, Sr.

K – Joseph Bulovas, Mandeville, Jr.

 

 

2nd team defense

 

DL – Stephon Taylor, McDonogh 35, Sr.

DL – Kenny Hebert, Holy Cross, Sr.

DL – Glen Logan, Destrehan, Sr.

LB- Pernell Jefferson, Easton, Sr.

LB – Jacques Boudreaux, Holy Cross, Sr.

LB – Peyton Robert, Hahnville, Sr.

LB – Nathaniel Evans, John Curtis, Sr

DB – Charven Morris, Warren Easton, Sr.

DB – Kazmi Antoine, Belle Chasse, Sr.

DB – Damien Tate, Warren Easton, So.

DB- Garrett Wallow, John Curtis, Jr.

ATH – Giovanni LaFrance, St. Augustine, Sr.

P – Adam Pennington, Covington, Sr.

The New Orleans Advocate Small School All-Metro Team (1st and 2nd)

The New Orleans Advocate’s All-Metro Football team for Small Schools was announced today.

Here is a link to the first-team selections. led by Offensive Player of the Year Jase Griffin (Country Day) and Defensive Player of the Year Evan Veron (Riverside).

Click here for First Team-All Metro

 

Also, here is a list of the players named to the second team.

Second Team Offense

QB – Christian Kerut, Country Day, Jr.

RB – Lamore Boudoin, West St. John, Sr.

RB – Justin Loupe, St. Charles

WR – Simeon Thomas, Lusher

WR- Christian Booker, De La Salle

WR- Jabari Walters, West St. John

OL – Jeremy Meyers, Country Day

OL – Trenton Anderson, De La Salle

OL – Quintrell Perriloux, West St. John

OL – Ryan Cannon, West St. John

OL – Kenneth Hagans, Sophie B. Wright, Sr.

AP- Wade Barthelemy, South Plaqumines

K- Hunter Sellen, Hannan, Sr.

 

 

 

Second Team Defense

DL – Michael Hickey, Country Day, Sr.

DL – Andre Nguyen, Country Day, Sr.

DL – Jack Reynolds, Newman, Sr.

LB – Alex Abramson, Newman, Sr.

LB – Jake Gitter, Country Day, Jr.

LB – David Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, Sr.

LB – Harrison Heckathorn, Jr.,

DB – McColl Simons, Country Day, Sr.

DB – JaJuan Bell, Riverside, Sr.

DB – Cardez Joseph, Riverside, Jr.

DB- . Justin Dubose, St. Charles, Sr.

P – Logan Klotz, Pope John Paul II, 8th