Between Lakota East and Lakota West, 10 players and one coach were honored when the Greater Miami Conference announced its All-Conference teams this month.
On the boys’ side, Lakota East head coach Wally Vickers was named GMC Coach of the Year. Vickers led the Thunderhawks to their first outright GMC title and to their first district championship. As a team, Lakota East finished the year with a 23-2 overall record and a 13-1 mark within the GMC.
Four of Vickers’ seniors were also honored by the GMC. Michael Boyd (12.1 points, 3.7 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 2.5 steals per game) was named the GMC Athlete of the Year. Teammate R.J. Leppert (7.8 points, 4.1 rebounds and 2.1 steals per game) joined Boyd on the GMC All-Conference First Team. Fellow seniors Jalen Goodwin (8.8 points and 2.3 rebounds per game) and Cameron Lee (9.1 points and 3.7 rebounds per game) were named to the GMC All-Conference Second Team.
From Lakota West, sophomore Monty Boykins (13.5 points and 3.9 rebounds per game) was named to the GMC All-Conference First Team and senior Phillip Cook (10.5 points and 7.3 rebounds per game) was named to the GMC All-Conference Second Team.
On the girls’ side, Lakota East had three players honored: Junior Alyssa Grevenkamp (9.3 points and 5.9 rebounds per game) and junior Whitney Wyckoff (12.5 points and 4.6 rebounds) were named to the GMC All-Conference First Team, while junior Molly Blomer (10.8 points and 6.2 rebounds) was named to the GMC All-Conference Second Team.
From Lakota West, senior Ronni Grandison, who will play basketball at the University of Massachusetts, was named to the GMC All-Conference Second Team.