by Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow — The Ark Valley-Chisholm Trail Div. IV, Central Plains and the South-Central Border League coaches revealed their 2016-17 all-league selections on Monday after the state tournament.
Wellington girls were especially dominant on the AV-CTL DIV all league honors. Lauryn Snipes was named the league player of the year. Snipes scored 15.3 points per game in helping the Crusader girls team win the sub-state championship and a first round berth in the Class 4A State Tournament in Salina.
Wellington’s Avery Rusk, a junior; and Shayland French, a junior, were also named to the first team AV-CTL IV. Wellington dominated the list getting three of the six nominations.
Tayland French was named to the second team as a senior. MeKenna Adams, a junior, was put on the honorable mention list.
On the boys side, A.J. Snipes, a junior, was named to the first team. He averaged 17.66 points per game helping the Crusaders to the sub-state championship. Ian King was a second team member and Cade Phelps was listed on the honorable mention list.
Other first team Sumner County members included: