June 12, 2024

Great West Activities Conference announces all-league basketball selections

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–The Great West Activities Conference has announced their selections for the girls and boys all-league honors.

Starting off with the girls, Hugoton would have three first-team selections in Summya Adigun, Mikyn Hamlin and Gianna Vos, while Cimarron’s McKayla Miller was named to the first team. Goodland would have four total selections, while Cimarron and Hugoton each had three, and Colby, Holcomb and Scott City had two. The Cowgirls would win the GWAC, as well as the Class 3A State Championship, and Hugoton was the third place finisher in Class 4A.

On the boys side, three area selections were named to the first team. Hugoton’s Carson Bennett and Ryle Riddlesperger, along with Scott City’s Jackson Rumford were selected to the first team. The Eagles had five overall selections, while Colby and Holcomb had four, Goodland and Scott City had three, Ulysses with two selections and Cimarron had one pick. Hugoton was the GWAC champion, and won the Class 4A State Championship, while Colby was a Class 3A state quarterfinalist.

Girls
First Team
McKayla Miller, Cimarron; Talexa Weeter, Goodland; Summya Adigun, Gianna Vos and Mikyn Hamlin, Hugoton
Second Team
Alisabeth Barton, Colby; Lindsey Cure & Jaxi Mitchek, Goodland; Halle Jones, Holcomb; Erika Felker, Scott City
Honorable Mention
Taryn Jantz & Caitlyn Sonday, Cimarron; Logan Nolan, Colby; Olivia Lehman, Goodland; Jera Kruleski, Holcomb; Brooke Strine, Scott City

Boys
First Team
Hunter Vaughn, Colby; Manuel Gonzalez, Goodland; Carson Bennett & Ryle Riddlesperger, Hugoton; Jackson Rumford, Scott City
Second Team
Guy Tubbs & Shane Puckett, Colby; Brady Brumbaugh, Goodland; Drayton Knoll & Chris Palacios, Holcomb; Desean Lewis, Hugoton
Honorable Mention
Trace Kopper, Cimarron; Ben Busse, Colby; Linkon Cure & Devonte Hardy, Goodland; Kaden Hardy & Korbin Johnson, Holcomb; Emmett Gaskill & Isaac Martin, Hugoton; Lawson Bailey & Dylan Metzger, Scott City; Danzel Mendez & Alex Navarrete, Ulysses