Brownsboro senior Nick Jones was voted Most Valuable Player of District 17-3A basketball, the league’s coaches announced.
Jones, who signed to play football at the University of Louisiana-Monroe, led the Bears by averaging 19.3 points per game. He also is tops in East Texas with an average of 5.3 blocks. He led the East Texas area with 12.7 rebounds per game.
Chapel Hill’s Michael Harris earned Offensive Player of the Year honors, with Tyler Grabski, of Bullard, named Defensive Player of the Year.
Anthony Sanders of Athens was tabbed Sophomore of the Year and David Overstreet of Rusk was tabbed Newcomer of the Year.
Tracy Carter, of Athens, was named Coach of the Year.
Brownsboro and Athens shared the district title.
2011-12 All-District 17-3A Basketball Team
Most Valuable Player — Nick Jones, Sr., Brownsboro
Offensive Player of the Year — Michael Harris, Jr., Chapel Hill
Defensive Player of the Year — Tyler Grabski, Sr., Bullard
Sophomore of Year — Anthony Sanders, Athens
Newcomer of Year — David Overstreet, Jr., Rusk
Coach of the Year — Tracy Carter Athens
Zach Basher, Sr., Athens
Terrance Behan, Sr., Athens
Anthony Taylor, Jr., Athens
DaVonte Givens, Jr., Brownsboro
Patrick McCarthy, Jr.,Brownsboro
Blake Ralson, Jr., Brownsboro
Scott Lowrie, Sr., Bullard
Taft Rose, Sr., Bullard
Anthony Kincade, Sr., Chapel Hill
Andrew Tucker, Sr., Chapel Hill
Patrick Clark, Sr., Athens
Keauntis Thompson, Sr., Brownsboro
Cameron Hallford, Sr., Bullard
Chandler Clark, Jr., Bullard
Avery Henderson, Sr., Chapel Hill
Julius Hill, Jr. Chapel Hill
D. J. Sammons, Jr., Chapel Hill
Chaston Bennett, Jr., Rusk
Michael Pyle, Sr., Rusk
Honorable Mention: Brownsboro: Will Bailey, Fr., Jared Bragdon, Soph.