INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Basketball Coaches Association awarded its All-State honors and its Supreme 15 for it senior and underclassmen designations.
Fifteen seniors and 15 underclass boys basketball players have earned IBCA/Subway “Supreme 15” All-State honors for the 2018-19 season, as well as Large and Small School All-State teams – 17 seniors and 16 underclass from the large schools and 15 each from the small schools.
The Supreme 15 is the top honor awarded, voted in regardless of the size of school. All IBCA-member head coaches have the opportunity to nominate players. A panel of 20 IBCA coaches — 16 from the current regional areas, three district representatives (one each from IHSAA Districts 1, 2 and 3) and the committee chairman — then meets to review the nominations, vote and finalize the selections.
Large school designations are for schools in Class 4-A and 3-A, and small school for Class 2-A and 1-A. In addition, 176 other players were named to Honorable Mention All-State through the voting process.
Area players were at a premium for the lists, with Whitko’s Brett Sickafoose selected for Underclass Honorable Mention All-State. There were a handful of regional selections for the various lists.
The Underclass Supreme 15 selections included Culver Academy’s Trey Galloway, Marian’s Jaden Ivey and Westview’s Charlie Yoder. Large School Senior All-State include East Noble’s Ali Ali and Penn’s duo of Noah Applegate and Drew Lutz. Small School Senior All-State include Westview’s Elijah Hales, Southwood’s Dallas Holmes, Winamac’s Calvin Larkin and Central Noble’s Ridley Zolman.
Senior All-State Honorable Mention include East Noble’s Brent Cox, Northridge’s Jackson Erekson, Plymouth’s Clay Hilliard, North Judson’s Chuckie Wilson and South Bend Riley’s Jalen Jennings and Gabe Johnson.
Large School Underclass All-State include South Bend St. Joe’s JR Konieczny and Small School Underclass All-State include Elijah Malone of Prairie Heights.
Underclass All-State Honorable Mention include Culver Academy’s Deontae Craig, Wabash’s Trenton Daughtry, Central Noble’s Connor Essegian, North Judson’s Cooper Hochstedler, East Noble’s Hayden Jones, Argos’ Owen Nifong, Churubusco’s Jackson Paul, Prairie Heights’ Mike Perkins, Northridge’s Alex Stauffer, South Bend Washington’s Demarcus Vaughn and Columbia City’s Mitchell Wilson.
Senior Supreme 15
Cobie Barnes, Floyd Central
Jesse Bingham, Warren Central
Luke Bumbalough, New Castle
Sydney Curry, Fort Wayne Northrop
Frankie Davidson, Fort Wayne Blackhawk
Armaan Franklin, Cathedral
Alex Hemenway, Castle
Trayce Jackson-Davis, Center Grove
Dawand Jones, Ben Davis
Colin Kenney, Marquette Catholic
Jake LaRavia, Lawrence Central
John Michael Mulloy, Carmel
Brandon Newman, Valparaiso
Isaiah Thompson, Zionsville
Jalen Windham, Ben Davis
Underclass Supreme 15
Jalen Blackmon, Marion
Luke Brown, Blackford
Dre Davis, Lawrence Central
Johnell Davis, Gary 21st Century
Caleb Furst, Fort Wayne Blackhawk Christian
Trey Galloway, Culver Academy
Jaden Ivey, Mishawaka Marian
Trey Kauffman, Silver Creek
Khristian Lander, Evansville Reitz
Anthony Leal, Bloomington South
Nijel Pack, Lawrence Central
Kiyron Powell, Evansville Bosse
Keon Thompson, Merrillville
Charlie Yoder, Westview