Troup's Jared Jackson named District 15-3A basketball MVP

Published on Thursday, 16 March 2017 18:45 - Written by

Troup junior Jared Jackson was named Most Valuable Player of District 15-3A basketball and first-year Tigers coach Darin Harley was voted Coach of the Year, the league’s coaches announced.

Troup senior Josh Parker was voted Defensive Player of the Year, while Arp junior Demarvion Overshown and Sabine junior Will Shawn shared Offensive Player of the Year honors.

Sophomore Gregory Kennedy of Cumberland Academy and sophomore Eylan Goodwyn were shared Newcomer of the Year honors.

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All-District 15-3A Basketball

Most Valuable Player - Jared Jackson, Jr., Troup

Offensive Player of the Year - Demarvion Overshown, Jr., Arp; Will Shawn, Jr., Sabine

Defensive Player of the Year - Josh Parker, Sr., Troup

Newcomer of the Year - Gregory Kennedy, Soph., Cumberland Academy; Eylan Goodwyn, Soph., Sabine

Coach of the Year - Darin Harley, Troup

First Team

Jacoby Hawkins, Sr., Arp; Kayce Medlock, Sr., Arp; Kevin Jones, Sr., West Rusk; Waymon Lay, Sr., Harmony; Shane Thomas, Jr., Troup; Braxton Kincade, Sr., Winona; T Taylor, Jr., Sabine; Spencer Seahorn, Jr., Harmony; Hunter Grotemat, Jr., West Rusk; Weslee Ross, Soph., Troup

Second Team

Glenn George, Jr., Sabine; Trajan Johnson, Jr., Winona; Mack Stroupe, Sr., Arp; Zack Bradford, Soph., Winona; Jones Ard, Jr., Troup; Devonta Medford, Sr., West Rusk; Sincere Norman, Soph., Cumberland; Tyler Stewart, Sr., Arp; Michael Edmonson, Sr., Harmony; KJ Kincade, Soph., Winona

Honorable Mention

Arp - Brady Crawford, Sr.; Tray Baker, Sr.; Jordan Brantley, Sr. West Rusk - Dylan Walker, Jr. Cumberland Academy - Trey Turner, Soph.; Caleb Watts, Fr. Troup - Mitch Adams, Sr. Sabine - Nathan Willis, Jr. Harmony - Caleb Hart, Sr.

Academic All-District

Arp - Mack Stroupe, Sr.; Tyler Stewart, Sr.; Holden Grammier, Sr.; Kayce Medlock, Sr.; Jacoby Hawkins, Sr.; Demarvion Overshown, Jr. West Rusk - Jacob Waller, Sr.; Cameron Richmond, Sr.; Hunter Grotemat, Jr.; Darian Johnson, Jr.; Dylan Walker, Jr. Cumberland Academy - Trey Turner, Soph.; Fletcher Rives, Soph. Troup - Colton Selvidge, Sr.; Jared Jackson Jr.; Shane Thomas, Jr.; Jones Ard, Jr.; Weslee Ross, Soph. Sabine - River Bennett, Sr.; Will Shawn, Jr.; Jackson Lutz, Jr.; T Taylor, Jr.; Scottie Taylor, Soph. Harmony - Michael Edmonson, Sr.; Nathan Brenner, Sr.; Caleb Hart, Sr.; Nick Hoelscher, Jr; Cameron Helpenstill, Soph.