Pair of area players collect All-State honors
Greenfield Central’s Tate Hall and Mt. Vernon’s Michael Ertel received a statewide honor Thursday.
Hall was named to the IBCA/Subway Senior Large School roster, while Ertel was named to the Underclass Large School roster.
Fifteen seniors and 15 underclassmen were named to the Supreme 15 teams, the top honor awarded, and players were voted to that group without regard to school size. The Large School designation was made up of remaining players from Class 3A and Class 4A.
Senior Large School All-State
Vijay Blackmon, Marion
Darnell Butler, McCutcheon
Tahj Curry, Homestead
Braxton Day, Bedford North Lawrence
Preston Flamion, Carmel
Colten Garland, Washington
Tate Hall, Greenfield-Central
Josh Jefferson, New Albany
Reggie Jones, Marion
John Kiser, Noblesville
Reontre Lawrence, South Bend Riley
Paul Marandet, Warsaw
Christian Reed, Silver Creek
Blake Ruckman, Evansville Reitz
Justin Thomas, Pike
Underclass Large School All-State
Mark Albers, Pendleton Heights
Jaylen Butz, Fort Wayne North
Jermaine Couisnard, East Chicago Central
Chance Coyle, Bloomington South
Haden Deaton, McCutcheon
Michael Ertel, Mt. Vernon (Fortville)
David Hanyard, Lafayette Jeff
Isaac Hibbard, New Albany
Musa Jallow, Bloomington North
Matt Jennings, Logansport
Mehki Lairy, Evansville Bosse
Tim Leavell, Marion
Kyle Mangas, Warsaw
Jaylen Minnett, Terre Haute South
Vincent Miranda, NorthWood
Aquatic team offering swim lessons
The Greenfield Community Aquatic Team is offering swimming lessons next month. The spring session is set for April 4 to 21.
Lessons are 30 minutes each and will take place Mondays and Wednesdays or Tuesdays and Thursdays for three weeks with six lessons overall.
The cost is $65 for group lessons with four to six swimmers or $100 for private lessons.
Available time slots include: 4 to 4:30 p.m.; 4:30 to 5 p.m.; 5 to 5:30 p.m.; or 5:30 to 6 p.m.
Online registration is open until April 1. Walk-in registration will be 6 to 7 p.m. today and Thursday at the Greenfield-Central Aquatic Center. Registration is available online at swimgcat.com.
Boys basketball state finals this weekend
The 106th Annual Indiana High School Athletic Association’s Boys Basketball State Finals will take place Saturday.
Admission to each session is $15.
IHSAA State Finals
Class A State Championship: Bloomfield (26-3) vs. Liberty Christian (25-4), 10:30 a.m.
Class 2A State Championship: Indianapolis Howe (23-7) vs. Lapel (25-4), approximately 12:45 p.m.
Class 3A State Championship: Evansville Bosse (19-10) vs. Griffith-Marion winner, 6 p.m.
Class 4A State Championship: New Albany (26-1) vs. McCutcheon (28-3), approximately 8:15 p.m.