The Big 8 Conference has released its all-conference lists for winter sports.
Southern Durham won the boys basketball title, led by player of the year J’Tori Christmas and coach Kendrick Hall.
The girls basketball awards were all about sharing. Northwood and Chapel Hill tied for the girls basketball championship. Chapel Hill’s Alliyah Chapman and Southern’s Marissa Mackins were co-players of the year and three coaches – Northwood’s Cameron Vernon, Chapel Hill’s Sherry Norris and Southern’s Teddy McKoy – won coach of the year.
Orange won the wrestling title while state champion Michael Queen was the wrestler of the year. Orange’s Bobby Shriner and Northwood’s Jason Amy were co-coaches of the year.
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Chapel Hill won the boys and girls swimming championships. Chapel Hill’s Claire DeSelm was the girls swimmer of the year while Northwood’s Joshua Conger won the boys’ top honor.
Player of the Year: J’Tori Christmas, Southern Durham.
Coach of the Year: Kendrick Hall, Southern Durham.
Sportsmanship Award: J.F. Webb and Chapel Hill.
J’Tori Christmas, Southern Durham.
Rashad Dixon, Southern Durham.
Antonio Daye Jr., Southern Durham.
Connor Crabtree, Orange.
Logan Vosburg, Orange.
Peyton Pappas, Cedar Ridge.
Jacob Thomas, Cedar Ridge.
Elijah Haynes, Chapel Hill.
Max Conolly, Chapel Hill.
Damion Bobbitt, Northern Vance.
DaShawn Lewis, J.F. Webb.
Chaz Bailey, Northwood.
Co-Players of the Year: Alliyah Chaplin, Chapel Hill and Marissa Mackins, Southern Durham.
Co-Coaches of the Year: Teddy McKoy, Southern Durham; Cameron Vernon, Northwood; Sherry Norris, Chapel Hill.
Sportsmanship Award: Northern Vance
Alliyah Chaplin, Chapel Hill.
Autumn West, Chapel Hill.
Mariah Jacobs, Chapel Hill.
Kristian Eanes, Northwood.
Bryn Aydt, Northwood.
Jazanae Billings, Northwood.
Marissa Mackins, Southern Durham.
J-Naya Ephraim, Southern Durham.
Nakiyah Bullock, J.F. Webb.
Jasmine Sneed, J.F. Webb.
Kaylen Campbell, Orange.
Carrie Davis, Cedar Ridge.
Kayleigh Spencer, Northern Vance.
Wrestler of the Year: Michael Queen, Northwood.
Co-Coach of the Year: Jason Amy, Northwood and Bobby Shriner, Orange.
Orange: Mitchell Askew; Gavin Wiggins, Bailey Hawkins, Jamison Askew, Joe Scott, Josiah Ramirez, Juan Torres, Shannon Thompson, Payton Wilson, Daylen Alston.
Northwood: Ian Anderson, Carson Amy, Lorenzo Lamanna, Johnny Mazurek, Hunter Queen, Michael Queen, John Dunning.
Chapel Hill: Zachary Allen, Matthew Minnick, Camden Bergery, George McBurney, Hudson Price.
Cedar Ridge: Darius McLeod, Sean Purner, Jacob Tutor, Izaac Rivera.
Southern Durham: Jayr Lewis, Shemar Brandon, Matthew Darby.
Northern Vance: Jo’el Royster, Jesse Hunter.
J.F. Webb: Tevion Lewis.
Swimmer of the Year: Joshua Conger, Northwood.
Co-Coach of the Year: Mark Alford, Orange and Natasha Rubin, Northern Vance.
Adam Batson, Chapel Hill: 200 MR, 100 Fly, 100 Back.
Andrew Zheng, Chapel Hill: 200 MR, 200 IM, 200 FR.
Jacob Werden, Chapel Hill: 200 MR, 200 Free, 500 Free, 400 FR.
Takoda Ren, Chapel Hill: 200 MR, 200 Free.
Jordan Ren, Chapel Hill: 200 IM, 200 FR, 100 Breast, 400 FR.
C.J. Eron, Chapel Hill: 50 Free, 100 Free, 200 FR, 400 FR.
Ang Li, Chapel Hill: 100 Fly, 200 FR, 100 Back, 400 FR.
Thomas Bretzmann, Chapel Hill: 500 Free.
Joshua Conger, Northwood: 200 Free.
Reilly Geise, Orange: 50 Free.
Swimmer of the Year: Claire DeSelm, Chapel Hill.
Coach of the Year: Steve Riegler, Cedar Ridge.
Sportsmanship: Northern Vance.
Claire DeSelm, Chapel Hill: 200 MR, 100 Fly, 100 Back, 400 FR.
Sarah Taekman, Chapel Hill: 200 MR, 200 FR, 100 Breast.
Uma Knaven, Chapel Hill: 200 MR, 200 IM, 500 Free.
Paige Jones, Chapel Hill: 200 MR, 50 Free, 100 Free, 400 FR.
Jaylyn Forrest, Chapel Hill: 200 Free, 500 Free, 200 FR, 400 FR.
Katherine Acierno, Chapel Hill: 50 Free, 100 Fly, 200 FR.
Marissa Tocci, Chapel Hill: 100 Free, 200 FR, 400 FR.
Niki Billman, Chapel Hill: 100 Breast.
Sarah Helen Shepherd, Northwood: 200 Free, 100 Back.
Hannah Kloetzer, Cedar Ridge: 200 IM.
Anna Geib, Orange: 100 Breast.