The Southeastern Ohio Athletic league coaches have released the 2012-2013 all-league selections for boys and girls basketball. Gallia Academy landed one first team selection and one honorable mention selection on each the boys and the girls list.
Senior forward Justin Bailey represented the GAHS on the All-SEOAL boys team. Bailey averaged 15.0 points, 8.6 rebounds, and 1.8 assists per game this season for the 7-16 Blue Devils. Senior guard Cody Call was named honorable mention for Gallia Academy, after averaging 6.8 points, 3.3 rebounds, and 1.3 assists per game.
Warren junior guard Evan French was named boys player of the year, while Warren coach Blane Maddox was named coach of the year. The Warriors finished a perfect 10-0 in the SEOAL.
Sophomore guard Kendra Barnes represented the 9-15 Blue Angels on the All-SEOAL girls team, while averaging 13 points, 3.5 rebounds and two assists per game. Sophomore Chelsy Slone was named honorable mention, after averaging 10.5 points and 6.3 rebounds per game.
Jackson junior Madison Ridout was named girls player of the year for the second consecutive year, while Ironladies coach Matt Walburn was named coach of the year. Jackson finished 9-1 in the league, tied for first place with Warren.
2012-2013 All-SEOAL Boys Basketball
Justin Bailey, Gallia Academy Sr.
Zach Johnson *, Chillicothe Sr.
Anthony McNeal, Logan Sr.
Tristan Myers, Logan Sr.
Ky’re Allison, Portsmouth Fr.
Jayllen Carter, Portsmouth Sr.
Evan French*, Warren Jr.
Michael Hall, Warren So.
Dylan Leffingwell, Warren Sr.
Reece Patton, Warren Jr.
Cody Call, Gallia Academy; Tommy Bolte, Chillicothe; Tyler Neal, Jackson; Josh Mutzner, Logan; Alex Dickerson, Portsmouth; Evan Yabs, Warren.
Player of the Year: Evan French, Warren
Coach of the Year: Blane Maddox, Warren
2012-2013 All-SEOAL Girls Basketball
Kendra Barnes, Gallia Academy So.
Bri Dawes*, Chillicothe So.
Kari Jenkins, Jackson Sr.
Lydia Poe, Jackson Jr.
Madison Ridout**, Jackson Jr.
Ashley Frasure*, Logan Jr.
Peighton Williams, Portsmouth So.
Jordanna Rauch, Warren Sr.
Emma Ryan, Warren Sr.
Mackenzie Ullman, Warren Sr.
Chelsy Slone, Gallia Academy; Jenna Holton, Chillicothe; Whitney Wills, Jackson; Paige Davis, Logan; Dasia Kennedy, Portsmouth; Victoria Buzzard, Warren.
Player of the Year: Madison Ridout*, Jackson
Coach of the Year: Matt Walburn, Jackson
* — indicates previous All-SEOAL team honors
Teams are selected by the SEOAL coaches. Each team receives an automatic honorable mention selection.