Mims named all-state
Freedom’s Caleb Mims was named to the Pennsylvania All-State basketball third team over the weekend.
The Freedom senior enjoyed a stellar winter season en route to the Patriots winning the District 11 6A championship. Mims averaged 18.6 points, 4.9 rebounds, 3.9 assists and 2.5 steals per game. He leaves the program as the second all-time leading scorer with 1,201 points. He also set the school record for three-pointers made with 138.
Both Caleb and his brother Malek will head to Springfield Commonwealth Academy in Massachusetts for a year of prep school.
Ethan Morton, 6-6 Sr. G, Butler; William Jeffress, 6-7 Sr. F, Erie McDowell; Jalen Duren, 6-9 Soph. F, Roman Catholic; Jhamir Brickus, 5-11 Sr. G, Coatesville; Stevie Mitchell, 6-2 Jr. G, Wilson; Jeff Woodward, 6-10 Sr. F, Methacton
Lynn Greer III, 6-1 Sr. G, Roman Catholic; Ike Herster, 6-6 Sr. F, Kennedy Catholic; Karell Watkins, 6-4 Jr. F, Chester; Justice Williams, 6-3 Sophomore G, Roman Catholic; Erik Timko, 6-3 Sr G, Methacton; Yasir Stover, 6-0 Sr. G, Simon Gratz
Jaelen McGlone, 6-4 Sr. G, Cheltenham; Shaquil Bender, 6-2 Sr. G, Abraham Lincoln; Zach Rocco, 6-2 Sr. G, Penn-Trafford; Jake Hoffman,, 6-3 Sr. F, Mt. Lebanon; Akeem Taylor, 6-4 Sr. G, Chester; Caleb Mims, 6-0 Sr. G, Freedom
Player of the Year: Ethan Morton, Butler
Coach of the Year: Matt Coldren, Wilson
Deuce Turner, 6-1 Sr. G, Malvern Prep; Rahsool Diggins, 6-3 Jr. G, Archbishop Wood; Andrew Carr, 6-10 Sr. F, West Chester East; Michael Carmody, 6-6 Sr. F, Mars; Quadir Copeland, 6-5 Jr. F, Gettysburg; Rodney Gallagher, 6-0 Fr. G, Laurel Highlands
Jaylen Stinson, 6-0 Jr. G, Archbishop Wood; Daeshon Shepherd, 6-5 Jr. F, Archbishop Wood; Michael Lucarotti, C 6-4 Jr. G, Erie Cathedral Prep; Aaron Lemon-Warren, 6-5 Jr. F, Archbishop Ryan; Gediminas Mokseckas, 6-4 Sr. F, Archbishop Ryan; Josh Parra, 6-5 Sr. F, Milton Hershey
Mason Barnes, 6-1 Sr. G, Pottsville; Marcus Randolph, 6-4 Jr. F, Archbishop Wood; Logan Shanahan, 6-6 Sr. F, Unionville; Daryl Coleman, 6-4 Jr. F, Southern Lehigh; Seth Beers, 6-0 Sr. G, Lampeter-Strasburg; Elija Rosenthal, 6-0 Sr. G, Wallenpaupack
Coach of the year: Tyrone Nesby, Muhlenberg
Jordan Longino, 6-4 Jr. G, Germantown Acad; Tyreese Watson, 6-4 Jr. G, Bonner-Prendergast; Elijah Taylor, 6-8 Sr. F, Imhotep; John Camden, 6-7 Jr. F, Archbishop Carroll; Donald Whitehead, 5-11 Jr. F, Hickory; Caleb Dorsey, 6-8 Sr. F, Hill School
Isiah Warfield, 6-5 Sr. F, Central Valley; Nick Filchner, 6-8 Sr. F, Allentown CC; Ibrihim Kane, 6-5 Sr. F, Polumbo; Jake Kelly, 6-3 Sr. G, Bishop McDevitt; Gabe Dorsey, 6-6 Jr. F, Hill School; Zach Rovinsky, 6-7 Sr. F, Western Wayne
Drew McKeon, 6-3 Sr. G, Pope John Paul II; Steven Ressler, 5-11 Jr. G, Bedford; Donovan Rodriguez, 6-0 Sr. G, Bonner-Prendergast; Johnny Crise, 6-6 Sr. F, Highland; Justin Green, 6-5 Jr. F, Pope John Paul II; Peyton Mele, 6-3 Jr. G, Hickory
Coach of the year: Brendan Stanton, Pope John Paul II
Also receiving votes: Kevin Funston, Bonner-Prendergast; Joe Klazas, Lancaster Catholic
Chance Westry, 6-5 Jr. G Trinity; Jalen Worley, 6-5 Jr. F, Westtown; Noah Collier, 6-7 Sr. F, Westtown; Jordan Hall, 6-8 Sr. F, Neumann-Goretti; Jamil Manigo, 6-4 Sr. F, Bishop McDevitt; Robert Smith, 6-0 Sr. G Bishop McDevitt,
Hakim Byrd, 5-10 Sr. G, Neumann-Goretti; Isaac DeGregorio, 5-11 Sr. G, North Catholic; Franck Kepnang, 6-10 Jr. F, Westtown; Aiden Gair, 6-2 Sr. G Loyalsock; Cameron Young, 6-6 Sr. F, Neumann-Goretti; Ed Holland, 6-6 Jr. F, Friends Central
Cam Polak, 6-1 Sr. G, Steel Valley; Isiah Smith, 6-0 Sr. G, Lincoln Park; Matt Bengel, 6-3 Sr. F, Mercyhurst Prep; Jake Perry, 5-11 Sr. G, Camp Hill; Hysier Miller, 6-1 Jr. G, Neumann-Goretti; Aaron Collins, 6-0 Jr. G, Erie First Christian
Coach of the year: Dave DeGregorio, North Catholic.
Also receiving votes: Ron Insinger, Loyalsock; Carl Arrigale, Neumann-Goretti
Nasine Poplar, Math, Civics & Science, 6-4 Jr. G; Keshaun Hammonds, Constitution, 6-0 Sr. G; Jake DiMichele, Sacred Heart, 6-3 So. F; Dante Spadafora, Sacred Heart, 6-0 Sr. G; Andy Zuchelli, Northstar, 6-2 Sr. G; Abe Atiyeh, Moravian Academy, 6-0 Sr. G.
Isaac Marshall, Academy of the New Church, 6-2 Sr. F; Jevin Muniz, Executive Education, 6-2 Sr. G; Malik Smith, Sto-Rox, 6-3 Sr. G; Tvon Jones, Math, Civics & Science, 6-4 Sr. G; Malik Ramsey, California, 6-3 Sr. G; Tyler Fritz, Marian Catholic, 6-3 Sr. F.
Jessiah Witherspoon, Bishop Guilfoyle, 5-10 Sr. G; Eric Hopson, Farrell, 6-2 S. F; Jackson Piotrowski, Delco Christian, 6-6 Sr. F; Kieran Burrier, Holy Cross, 6-0 Sr. F; Titus Wilkins, Executive Education, 6-4 Sr. F; Darius Ellis, Dock Mennonite, 6-7 Sr. F.
Player of the Year: Nasine Poplar, Math, Civics & Science
Coach of the Year: Mike Rodriguez, Sacred Heart (also receiving votes: Lonnie Diggs, Math, Civics & Science; Chris Drenning, Bishop Guilfoyle).
Kaden DiVito, Cornell, 5-11 Sr. G; Tanner Colfleshm, Turkeyfoot Valley, 6-1 Jr. G; Davion Hill, St. John Neumann, 6-0 Fr. G; Angelo Reeves, Vincentian Acad., 6-6 Jr. F; Tristan McDannell, Bishop Carroll, 5-11 Sr. G; Elijah Sechler, Berlin Brothersvalley, 5-11 Jr. G.
David Hill, St. John Neumann, 6-1 Jr. G; Nathan Blasick, Halifax, 6-3 Sr. G; Vinnie Cugini, Aquinas Academy, 5-11 Fr. G; Grant Sareyka, The Christian Academy, 5-11 Sr. G; Vince Fyock, Shade, 6-0 Jr. G; Symir Preister, Sankofa Freedom, 6-4 Jr. G.
Isaiah Langston, Cornell, 6-2 Sr. F; Kegan Hertz, Nativity BVM, 6-6 Jr. F; Malik Cook-Stephens, Chester Charter, 6-3 Jr. G; Hayden Callen, Clarion-Limestone, 6-4 Jr. F; Darian Keyser, Jamestown, 6-6 Sr. F; Isiah Mitchell, The Christian Acad., 5-9 Sr. G; Marquis Ratcliff, Nativity BVM, 6-5 So. F.
Player of the Year: Kaden DiVito, Cornell.
Coach of the Year: Dan Spangler, Chester Charter (also receiving votes: Cosie Aliquo, Bishop Carroll; Tanner Prosser, Berlin Brothersvalley).