SCBCA releases preseason rankings, honors

Myrtle Beach senior forward Nia Sumpter
Myrtle Beach senior forward Nia Sumpter

The South Carolina Basketball Coaches Association released its preseason rankings and individual honors Wednesday. Below is a list of the local players and teams that were recognized.

BOYS BASKETBALL

RANKINGS
West Florence – No. 5 in 5A
Wilson – No. 2 in 4A
Marion – No. 5 in 2A
Lee Central – No. 9 in 2A
Hemingway – No. 1 in A
Timmonsville – No. 4 in A
Lamar – No. 9 in A

PLAYER HONORS
Elite Boys list
Duane Moss (Carolina Forest)
Sharone Wright (West Florence)
Jalek Felton (Gray Collegiate, transferred from Mullins)
Top seniors list
Jalen Cameron (West Florence)
Jamal Bryant (Wilson)
Kendrick Holloman (Lee Central)
Desmond Pressley (Hemingway)
Aaron Rivers (Timmonsville)
Malek Morris (Hemingway)
Solomon Skinner (Hemingway)

GIRLS BASKETBALL

RANKINGS
Conway – No. 7 in 5A
Myrtle Beach – No. 3 in 4A
Wilson – No. 5 in 4A
Dillon – No. 3 in 3A
Mullins – No. 1 in 2A
Lee Central – No. 3 in 2A
Carvers Bay – No. 10 in 2A
Timmonsville – No. 1 in A
Green Sea-Floyds – No. 5 in A
Lamar – No. 6 in A
Hemingway – No. 8 in A

PLAYERS
Top seniors list
Nia Sumpter (Myrtle Beach)
Aquera Johnson (North Myrtle Beach)
Shamiyah Barnes (Wilson)
Khamele Manning (Dillon)
Brittani McDonald (Mullins)
Alexis McMillian (Lee Central)
Shania Wright (Timmonsville)