We take a look ahead at the 2017-18 boys basketball season in New York City with some intriguing storylines and some of the top players to watch
News 12 Varsity presents those who were awarded honorable mention from the recently completed 2016-17 boys basketball campaign.
Jonas Cooper earned Most Valuable Player honors with 14 points as the Knights recorded a 55-52 non-league boys basketball victory over Brooklyn Law and Tech Sunday at the Martin Luther King Classic held at Lincoln High School in Brooklyn.
Walton Campus rallied from a 17-point halftime deficit with Arturo Sealy scoring the game-winning layup with one second left in the fourth quarter to complete a 58-57 victory over Brooklyn Law and Tech in the PSAL Class A boys championship game held Saturday night at Baruch College.
#3 seed Walton advanced to the PSAL Class A championship for the first time since 1993 by upending Grady, 57-52, in the boys basketball semifinals Wednesday at Baruch College. Top seed Brooklyn Law and Tech earned a 61-38 victory over #5 Brandeis in the nightcap.
Wolves junior Emile Lewis scored a team high 26 points to lead W.H.E.E.L.S. to its first title game with a 64-54 victory over Brooklyn Law and Tech in the PSAL Class A semifinals held Wednesday at Lehman College.
Get updates on the PSAL Class A playoffs with results, highlights and photos.
Highlights from HS SportsDesk (4/18/12)
Third round (at higher seeds) Tue., Feb. 28 (All games 5 p.m. unless otherwise noted) 12) NEST+M @ 5) Pace Wed, Feb. 29 (All games 5 p.m. unless otherwise noted) 16) East Harlem Pride @ 1) Bedford Academy 25) Eleanor Roosevelt @ 9) Grady 13) American Studies @ 4) Queens Vocational 14) Manhattan