The North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association recently announced the rosters for this summer’s East-West All-Star Basketball Game in Greensboro, and two local athletes made the men’s squad.
East Lincoln’s Justin Kuthan was named to the West roster. Kuthan, who was named the South Fork 2A Conference Player of the Year, averaged 20.6 points and 12.3 rebounds for head coach Jon Hancock’s team. The senior helped lead the Mustangs to a record of 24-5 this past season, and a 2A playoff berth. Kuthan has signed with Roanoke College to continue his playing career.
Cherryville’s Lane Harrill was also named to the West team. Harrill, who was named Player of the Year in the Southern Piedmont 1A Conference, led the Ironmen with 30.2 points and 13.2 rebounds per contest. The senior has signed to play his college basketball at Mars Hill University.
The East-West All-Star Basketball Game is scheduled to be played on Monday, July 20 at 8:30 p.m. at the Greensboro Coliseum.
The full rosters for both the East and the West teams are listed below.
Men’s West All-Stars
Ahmil Flowers - Grimsley
Bailey Gentile - Cox Mill
Chris Hampton - Northwest Guilford
Lane Harrill - Cherryville
Avery Keller - Hibriten
Justin Kuthan - East Lincoln
Jalen McAfee - Northwood
Wesley Poindexter - Cox Mill
Aaron Ross - Northwood
Isaac Spainhour - West Stokes
Coach: Sonny Schofield - Statesville
Coach: Billy Martin - R.J. Reynolds
Men’s East All-Stars
Dylan Blake - First Flight
JaJuan Carr - Pender
Ricky Council - Southern Durham
Nick Farrar - Apex Friendship
Brandon Johnson - Rolesville
Chris Nobles - Garner Magnet
Jadyn Parker - West Brunswick
Keishon Porter - SW Edgecombe
Samage Teel - Farmville Central
Justin Wright - Farmville Central
Coach: Eric Davis - Laney
Coach: Bobby Williams - Riverside-Martin