Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

March 18, 2014

All-Region team announced, player of year reception next week

Staff reports
Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD —  Graham junior standout Colby Hill has been selected to the All-Region 2A-West first team boys basketball team. Hill, who is closing on Graham’s career scoring mark, was joined on the first team by John Shelor of Giles. Second team honorees included senior Ben Brown of Richlands and Graham junior Tony Hood. VHSL all-time leading scorer Caleb Tanner of Floyd County was chosen as player of the year.

Richlands senior Brittany Allen was selected to the All-Region 2A-West girls basketball team as a first team honoree. A Division I signee with Radford, Allen was joined on first team by Morgan Hall of Grundy. Tazewell senior Whitney Saunders was selected to the second team. Wise Central’s Logan Reynolds was chosen as player of the year.

 The Pocahontas Coal Association/Bluefield Daily Telegraph Player of the Year reception will be held on Thursday, March 27, at the Princeton Elks Lodge beginning at 7 p.m. The Bluefield duo of Anthony Eades and Lykel Collier will be among the 22 area high school basketball players that will be honored, and a player and coach of the year for the boys and girls will also be announced.