Niagara Gazette

March 28, 2014

First Team All-Gazette Boys Basketball

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Niagara Gazette

Niagara Gazette — FIRST TEAM ALL-AREA

Andrew Adamson

• SCHOOL: Niagara Catholic

• GRADE: Senior

• POSITION: Forward

• STATS: 12.1 ppg, 9.0 rpg

• NOTES: Led the Patriots in both scoring and rebounding. ... Named Most Outstanding Player of NC’s win over Grand Island during the Cataract Classic. ... Currently weighing academic scholarship options while determining collegiate basketball future.

Kyle Bradley

• SCHOOL: Wilson

• GRADE: Junior

• POSITION: Forward/Guard

• STATS: 18.0 ppg, 7.9 rpg

• NOTES: First team All-Niagara-Orleans League. ... Shot 40 percent from the field and 69 percent from the foul line, where he had 112 attempts. ... Versatile swingman scored a season-high 27 points in Dec. 6, 2013 win over Niagara-Wheatfield.

Jonathan Jackson

• SCHOOL: Niagara Catholic

• GRADE: Senior

• POSITION: Guard

• STATS: 11.8 ppg, 6.5 rpg, 4.0 apg, 3.0 spg

• NOTES: Stat-sheet stuffer battled injury during tough season. ... Surpassed 1,000 career points, finishing with a total of 1,095. ... Named second team All-Area by the Gazette as a junior. ... Weighing collegiate options, but expects to play at the next level.

Ryan Ross

• SCHOOL: Grand Island

• GRADE: Senior

• POSITION: Guard

• STATS: 18.7 ppg, 6.0 rpg, 4.0 apg

• NOTES: Named first team All-Niagara Frontier League after making third team as a sophomore and second team as a junior. ... Led all local players in scoring average. ... Scored 21 points in a win over Niagara Falls, the Vikings’ first in 25 years. ... Also named the Gazette’s Player of the Year for boys soccer.

Qeyion Williams

• SCHOOL: Niagara Catholic

• GRADE: Freshman

• POSITION: Guard

• STATS: 12.0 ppg, 8.0 apg, 2.0 spg

• NOTES: Niagara Falls transfer burst onto the scene, boasting a 2.3-to-1 assist-to-turnover ratio. ... Named to the All-Tournament team at the Christian Brothers Academy Tournament in Albany. ... Only NC player to start each of the team’s 22 games.