Grant DeWitt, Cherokee:
• Named MVP of both Cherokee Strip and Orient conferences.
• Averaged 17.4 points and 8.1 rebounds per game and shot 58 percent from the field.
• Honor student, FFA president and member of academic team. Plans to attend Northwestern Oklahoma State.
• “He was always asking me for the keys to the gym. He was a great leader for us ... a great role model.’’ —Cherokee coach Matt Guffy
Brandon Gosselin, Burlington:
• The 6-foot-2 center led the Elks to their third straight Class B state tournament berth. Elks won 95 games during his career.
• Averaged 21 points and 12 rebounds per game.
• Excelled in classroom with 4.0 grade point average and a 29 on his ACT. Accepted into University of Oklahoma’s Presidential Leadership Council.
• “He was the backbone of our team ... one of the best leaders that I have ever coached.” — Burlington coach Randy Turney
Eric Killman, Garber
• Led Wolverines to 19-7 record and area tournament berth.
• Averaged 13.5 points, 3.5 rebounds and 2.5 steals per game.
• Shot 40 percent from 3-point, 44 percent from 2-point and 68 percent from the foul line.
• “One of the reasons we didn’t get pressed too much this year was Eric did such a good job breaking the press.” — Garber coach Marc Hatton.
Jordan Avants, Garber —
• The 6-foot-3 forward also was named to the All-Northwest 8-man football team. Will play football at East Central University.
• Despite shoulder injuries, averaged 11 points and eight rebounds per game as a senior helping Panthers to regular-season Skeltur Conference title.
• Shot 45 percent from the field, and 68 percent from the line.
• “He was our best defender ... a very heady player.’’ — Garber coach Marc Hatton
Mac Styles, Pond Creek-Hunter —
• Six-foot guard averaged 14.8 points, 2.7 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game in leading the Panthers to a 23-7 record and regular-season Skeltur Conference crown.
• Four-year starter shot 43 percent from the field and 67 percent from the foul line. Had 59 steals.
• Three-time All-Skeltur Conference selection. Student council president and on honor roll.
• “He loves to play the game. He was a gym rat. If he wasn’t in the gym, you could drive through Pond Creek and see him playing on the outdoor courts.” — PC-H coach Darin Jones
Brady Krittenbrink, Pond Creek-Hunter — Averaged 10.5 points per game in helping Panthers to regular season Skeltur Conference title. Excelled in playoffs, including a 15 point effort against Agra. Also named News & Eagle’s 8-Man Football Player of the Year. Signed to play football at Northeastern A&M Junior College.
Brody Tune, Seiling — Averaged 13.7 points and 7.2 rebounds in leading the Wildcats to a 15-8 season. Shot 43 percent from 3-point range and 61 percent from 2-point range. Had an overall shooting percentage of 59 percent. Averaged 2.1 steals and 1.9 assists per game.
Nicholas Denker, Pioneer — Averaged 11.2 points, 4.2 assists and 5.3 rebounds. Shot 51 percent from 2-point range and 32 percent from 3-point range. State Academic All-Stater.
Reygan Martin, Alva —Co-MVP of the 89er Conference after averaging 8.4 points per game. Came back from a football injury to help lead the Goldbugs to a 23-4 record and one win away from the Class 2A state tournament. Will play football at Northeastern Oklahoma State.
Cody Forell, Alva —Co-MVP of the 89er Conference after averaging 9.6 points and 3 rebounds per game. Connected on 65 of 160 3-point shots for 40 percent. A 4.0 student and is in contention for class valedictorian. All-region in both football and basketball.
Lawson Thompson, DCLA — Averaged 16 points and 5.5 rebounds per game in leading the Eagles to a 16-11 record and the area tournament. A 4-year starter. All-Northwest Oklahoma 8-man football selection as a quarterback. Plans to attend Oklahoma State.
Burlington - Lance Newlin
Cherokee - Austin Huckabee
Crescent - John Moon
Chisholm - Caleb Lang, Reid Weber
Drummond - Zak Wilson
Forgan - Jake Regeir
Hennessey - Octavio Pina
Kingfisher - Landon Nault, Grant Newton
Laverne - Seth Overstreet
Medford - Ryan Kilian
Okarche - Sam Grellner
Seiling - Thomas Sander
Watonga - Travis Hartfield