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