Boys Junior Varsity Basketball, Boys Varsity Basketball · 2019 Boys’ Basketball Celebration


With the completion of the 2018-2019 season comes the time to celebrate the District Championship year and the Seniors that will be leaving the program and going on to college. This years celebration took place March 14 at the Deer Lake Athletic Club. The families came together for dinner and the presentation of awards for both the junior varsity and varsity programs. After dinner Coach Williams presented awards for the sideline cheer squad, Coach Thomas summarized the season and presented the junior varsity awards, Coach Hopkins recognized each varsity player presenting earned awards, and the seniors spoke after they were recognized. The following awards were earned this season:

Cheer Team Awards:
Most Improved Award – Olivia Young
Most Valuable Player Award – CiCi Yan
Lancer Award – Miriam Murgor

JV Team Awards:
Leadership Award – Ethan Townsend
Most Improved Award – Brandon Rau
Defensive Player Award – Josh Benore
Lancer Award – George Brett

Varsity Team Awards:
Craig Martin FT Shooting Star Award – Daniel Siminski
John Garner Shot Blocker Award – Jack Youngblood
BiJon Trice Leadership Award – Kyle Barba
Kevin Ogle Shooting Star Award – Jack Youngblood
Roland Coit Defensive Player Award – Lake Patterson, Daniel Siminski
Jon Wilkie Pride Hustle Determination Award – Christian Campbell
Aaron Willson Rebounding Award – Keith McAllister
Jimmy Mehlberg Helping Hands Award – Kyle Barba
Chris Perrin Good Hands Award – Kyle Barba
Jon Mills 3 pt. Shooting Star Award – Jack Youngblood
Mike Carter Scoring  Award – Jack Youngblood
Iron Lancer Award – Kyle Barba
Derek Zwier Most Improved Award – Daniel Siminski
Captain’s Award – Kyle Barba
Most Outstanding Player – Kyle Barba
Christian Lancer Award – Jacob Ales
Student-Athlete Award – Jacob Ales, Kyle Barba, Keith McAllister, Daniel Siminski
Most Improved Student-Athlete Award – Jack Youngblood
Lancer Award – Jack Youngblood

Conference Awards:
MIAC All-Conference Honorable Mention – Noah Ford
MIAC All-Conference 2nd Team – Daniel Siminski, Jack Youngblood
MIAC All-Conference 1st Team – Kyle Barba

State Awards:
BCAM’s Best Honorable Mention – Kyle Barba
BCAM Team First Award – Jacob Ales
Team Academic All-State Honorable Mention

MHSAA District Champions