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CLIFTON PARK >> Shendehowa senior Kevin Huerter has been announced as the 2016 Mr. New York Basketball from the Basketball Coaches Association of New York. Huerter is only the second Shenendehowa player to receive the honor, following Greg Koubek in 1987.
Huerter was one four nominees for this year award, including Long Island Lutheran Devonte Green, Greece Athena Anthony Lamb and Jefferson High School Shamorie Ponds.
really special, especially the level of the nominees, Kevin Huerter said. a prestigious award, it usually given to the best basketball player in New York. I know there are a lot of other great players, I know the other three guys that were also nominated with me. All of those guys will move on and have great careers, so it a tremendous honor for myself.
think it a good reflection on the rest of the team and the type of season we had over the last couple of years, but I couldn do it without my teammates, Huerter said. put on the state level for everyone to see definitely helped and get me this award. It a great year and a tremendous honor to have it.
think Greg name pops up here at least twice a day at practice at Shen, someone is always talking about him, Huerter said. be put in the same sentence with him, comparing us is tremendous honor knowing that we both come from the same school, public school, home grown.
know Greg really well and my dad used to play against him, they had great runs with each other. It a tremendous honor. NY Basketball nominees:
Devonte Green Long Island Lutheran, Brookville, NY 19.6 ppg, 6.1 rpg, 3.5 apg, 2.4 stl pg. First team All State as a junior.
Anthony Lamb Greece Athena, Rochester; 30.7 ppg, 16.4 rpg, 3.9 assists pg,
2.3 blocks pg. Over 1,400 career points Last year All Rochester Player of the Year last year, first team All State
Shamorie Ponds Jefferson HS, Brooklyn; Signed with St. John University Senior year: 30 ppg and reached the 2,000 point mark, Elite24 All American game, NBA Camp Top Performer junior year: Brooklyn Player of the year, first team All City, Adidas All American Camp and All American All Star game at Rucker Park.
Christ the King Dominique Toussaint was named Miss New York Basketball also Wednesday afternoon by the BCANY, she was selected among five nominees that included Shenendehowa own Carly Boland and Bethlehem Jenna Giacone.
Toussaint signed with Virginia Last year and has averaged 21.5 points per game, 6.4 rebounds per game and 3.2 assists per game and is a four year starter. She was also a first team all state AA Queens player of the year and received the CHSAA Sportsmanship award.
Listed are the Miss New York Basketball nominees:
Carly Boland Shenendehowa, Clifton Park. Signed with Binghamton University 20.5 ppg, 6.2 rpg, Assists 2.4 pg, 6.7 steals pg, / Last Year: 2nd Team USA Today All New York State, 2nd Team All State
Jenna Giacone Bethlehem HS, Delmar. Signed with Dayton Section 2 AA Champs, State Final Four fifth team all state Class AA
Emma Guy Penfield HS, Penfield. Signed with Boston College Last year: 15.5ppg, 9.8rpg, 3 spg, 2blkpg sixth team all state Class AA
Sydney Zambrotta Christ the King HS, Middle Village. Signed with Louisville Last year: 23.4ppg, 5spg Team lost in Federation final AA,
fourth team all state Class AA.