Marley Drake Selected To ECIC Div. 1 Second Team
The postseason basketball honors for Demarri Jones continue.
The Jamestown junior has been named to the All-Erie County Interscholastic Conference first team after claiming ECIC Division 1 Player-of-the-Year honors last month.
The 6-foot-3 forward averaged 17 points and 10.5 rebounds, while shooting 58 percent from the floor, helping the Red Raiders to regular-season division title and a berth in the Section VI Class AA semifinals.
Joining Jones on the All-ECIC first team are Player-of-the-Year Jaylen Jones, a 6-3 senior guard from Amherst; 6-4 senior guard Cal Shifflet of Williamsville East; 6-1 sophomore guard Trey Kleitz of Iroquois; and 6-foot senior guard Mike DiGiulio of Williamsville South.
Jones and Kleitz were the ECIC Division 2 and Division 3 Players of the Year respectively.
John Otto of Lancaster was selected the ECIC Coach of the Year.
All-ECIC second-team selections are 6-3 senior guard Breht Swiech of Williamsville North; 6-2 senior forward Tino Mancabelli of Orchard Park; 6-foot senior guard Caron Marshall of Cleveland Hill; 6-4 junior forward Joe Harrington of Lancaster; and 6-foot senior guard Nick O’Neil of Amherst.
Marshall was the ECIC Division 4 Player of the Year.
Honorable mention choices are 6-1 senior guard Nate Ryniec of West Seneca West; 5-6 junior guard Christian Pagano of Depew; 6-5 senior forward Xaier Mitchell of Maryvale; 6-3 junior guard Zach Ianello of Clarence; and 5-7 sophomore guard Max Schneider of Williamsville East.