West Central League

Paxi basketball players receive postseason honors

Cotopaxi basketball players Chance Gulliford and Koylynn Gulliford earned most valuable player honors in the West Central League.

The Pirate boys finished 14-6 overall, while the girls ended their season 20-4 and as a final four entry in the Class 1A State Tournament.

Chance averaged 20.7 points and 12.6 rebounds per game. Koylynn averaged 16 points and nine rebounds.

Coaches voted for the following Pirates in their all-league selections:

Boys: First-team selections Jonah Bertolino (5.5/5.3), Peter Belt (7.5/2.6), Frank Ogden (3.8/2.7); Honorable mention Ty Coleman (6.4/2.6), Zack Van Esselstine (3.7/4.5).

Girls: First-team selections Sage Laymon (5.0/3.0), Claire Carlson (8.6/2.0), Jamie Sanchez (3.1/3.4), Shealee Coleman (10.0/2.4)