Bowen, Erickson Selected Division 2 East Co-MVPs
Elliot Bowen of Ellicottville and Sam Erickson of Franklinville have been named Co-Most Valuable Players for Division 2 East of the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association.
Bowen averaged 19.9 points, 12.9 rebounds and 2.8 blocks per game as a senior as the Eagles finished with a 19-3 record.
Erickson helped Franklinville to a 19-4 season and a berth in the Section VI Class D finals.
First-team selections include Ellicottville senior Griffin Chudy, who finished with 16.7 points per contest as a senior; Isaac Kopp of Franklinville, Darren Clark of Franklinville; Austin Grinols of Ellicottville who averaged 10.3 points per contest; and Forestville senior Lewis Markham.
Dave McCann of Ellicottville and Jeff Haskell of Franklinville have been named co-coaches of the year, while Pine Valley has earned the Team Sportsmanship award with senior Zach Mansfield earning the individual award.
Griffin Chudy Senior Ellicottville
Isaac Kopp Senior Franklinville
Darren Clark Senior Franklinville
Austin Grinols Senior Ellicottville
Lewis Markham Senior Forestville
Zach Mansfield Senior Pine Valley
Trent Mihalko Senior Pine Valley
Brandon Zielinski Senior North Collins
Brock Blecha Senior Franklinville
Steven Rowland Junior Ellicottville
Cattaraugus-Little Valley: Austin Baker (12th)
Ellicottville: Deric Leiper (12th), Noah Stuve (12th)
Forestville: Macadam Gadewoltz (12th), Javier West (9th)
Franklinville: Dylan Burton (12th)
North Collins: Michael Gullo (12th), Tanner Loretto (12th), Tyler Robinson (10th)
Pine Valley: Stephen Crisanti (12th), Robbie Clutter (12th)