Latta Panther bench

The Latta Panthers advanced to the Class 2A State championship game last season, and new head coach Paxton Kilby hopes his club can be a contenders again this year.

ADA COUGARS

Head Coach: Garland Parks

Assistant Coaches: Kyle Caufield, Cody Nall.

2017-18 Record: 20-9

Starters Lost: Kylen Cooper (7.1 ppg, 3.9 rpg).

Starters Returning: Kobe Burgess (12.7 ppg, 3.5 rpg), Jaxson Robinson (9.2 ppg, 4.0 rpg), Tanner Gilliam (4.1 ppg, 3.9 rpg), Cody Smith (7.6 ppg, 1.8 rpg).

2018-19 Roster

Player HT CL POS

Kobe Burgess 6-1 SR G

Tanner Gilliam 6-2 SR F

Jaxson Robinson 6-4 SO G

Cody Smith 6-2 SR G

Jake Shannon 6-3 JR G

Trey Havens 6-1 JR G

Jeremiah Shaw Alexander 6-5 SR F

David Johnson 6-1 SO G

Demerrus Callahan 5-10 SR G

Braxton Keller 6-1 SO F

Jackson Link 6-4 JR F

Jarron Christian 5-10 SO G

Michael Huff 5-10 SO G

COACH’S QUOTE: “It will be challenging moving up a class (to 5A), but with four returning starters and experienced reserves we are looking to build upon the success of the previous season. In order for that to happen, we will have to decide to play together and play intelligently.” – head coach Garland Parks.

ALLEN MUSTANGS

Head Coach: Greg Mills

Assistant Coaches: Jeff Parnell.

2017-18 Record: 17-9

Starters Lost: None.

Starters Returning: Tadyn Walker (14 ppg), Kaden Mills (9.0 ppg), Hunter Simpson (10.0 ppg), Aaron Dockrey (6.0 ppg), Chad Milne (12.0 ppg).

2018-19 Roster

No. Player HT CL

00 A.J. Hill 5-7 SO

03 Nathan Hammonds 5-10 JR

05 Jaren Porter 5-7 JR

10 Rylan Black 6-1 JR

15 Gehrig Strong 5-8 SO

20 Muh Roberts 5-10 SO

22 Aaron Dockrey 6-3 SR

23 Chad Milne 6-6 SO

24 Tadyn Walker 5-11 SR

30 Chris Holcomb 6-1 JR

32 Rudy Medina 5-10 SO

33 Kaden Mills 6-3 SR

40 Hunter Simpson 6-3 SR

44 Jake Beavert 6-0 FR

COACH’S QUOTE: “We’re looking forward to this season and improving as it goes on. The team is led by several upperclassmen who are very team oriented and have good length and size.” – head coach Greg Mills.

ASHER INDIANS

Head Coach: Scott Hamilton

Assistant Coaches: Tim Johnson.

2017-18 Record: 9-17

Starters Lost: None.

Starters Returning: Trevor Martin (11 ppg), Chase Eckart (5 ppg), Braden Sanders (5 ppg), Mike McDonald (10 ppg), Tray Odell (6 ppg).

2018-19 Roster

No. Player HT CL POS

2 Jake Dobbs 5-8 JR G

3 Dylan Williamson 5-10 SR G

4 Patch Hamilton 6-4 JR F

10 Bryson Martin 6-0 FR F

11 Ty Herndon 5-9 JR G

12 Braden Sanders 6-1 SR F

14 Cayle Grissom 6-0 SO G

15 Juston Melton 6-0 JR F

21 Tray Odell 5-7 SO G

22 Mike McDonald 5-10 SO G

23 Chase Eckart 5-8 SR G

33 Trace King 5-8 FR F

34 Joseph Kirkwood 5-10 FR F

35 Trevor Martin 6-4 JR F

COACH’S QUOTE: “We were 9-17 last season. Our roster is made up of three seniors, five juniors, three sophomores and three freshmen. We return five starters and added Ty Herndon and Patch Hamilton who both played at Silo as sophomores. Hamilton averaged 17 points and 10 rebounds. We have some depth to develop. As many as 12 guys could see playing time.” – head coach Scott Hamilton.

BYNG PIRATES

Head Coach: Cody Williams

Assistant Coaches: NA.

2017-18 Record: 13-14.

Starters Lost: None.

Starters Returning: NA.

2018-19 Roster

Player CL

Theran Smith SR

Nolan Feazle SR

Tyler Walker SR

Camryn Taylor SR

Cale Eaton JR

Austin Doepke JR

BJ Jackson JR

Easton Ray JR

Collin O’Grady JR

Bryce Stroud JR

AJ Gustin SO

Parker Presley SO

Seth Brecheen SO

Austin Britton SO

Trae Lowe SO

Dylan Reed SO

Kade Streater FR

Caden Azlin FR

Wyatt Davis FR

COACH’S QUOTE: “We had a great summer and have put together an awesome pre-season so far. These guys are working hard and are ready to prove something this year. Should be a fun season.” – head coach Cody Williams.

CALVIN BULLDOGS

Head Coach: Keith Florie

Assistant Coaches: Dustin Romines.

2017-18 Record: 3-10

Starters Lost: None.

Starters Returning: Connor Dunn (10 ppg, 3 rpg), Charlie Harden (18 ppg, 10 rpg), Carson Hart (9 ppg, 9 rpg).

2018-19 Roster

No. Player HT CL POS

2 Connor Dunn 5-10 SR PG

3 Jonas Winningham 5-7 FR PG

5 Champ Florie 5-9 SO SG

10 Charlie Harden 6-1 JR F

11 Adryn Ingle 6-10 JR SG

12 Brennen Griffin 6-1 SO F

20 Jaiden Guffy 6-2 FR F

23 Jordan Spradling 5-11 SO PG

24 Carson Hart 6-3 JR C

31 Jacob Lacy 6-0 FR SG

32 Levi Folsom 6-2 SO C

55 Brayden Ingle 6-3 FR C

COACH’S QUOTE: “We are a young, improved team with only one senior, returning three starters from last year. The Bulldogs worked really hard this summer improving their game. It should be an exciting year.” – head coach Keith Florie.

KONAWA TIGERS

Head Coach: Gordon Garner

Assistant Coaches: Leander Yellowfish.

2017-18 Record: NA.

Starters Lost: Tim Morris, Tanner Tanyan.

Starters Returning: Dyami Kilpatrick, Caleb Nail, Tsegaye Smith, Seth Tanyan.

2018-19 Roster

Player CL POS

Colten Campbell SR G

Jalen Coon FR F

Solomon Coon FR F

Silas Isaacs SO F

Jeremiah Jarvis FR F

Justin Johnson FR G

Miguel Juarez FR G

Dyami Kilpatrick SR F

Jacob Leslie FR F

Zac Lumley SR F

Christopher Matchie SO G

Caleb Nail SR G

Dakota Osborn SR G

Philip Rogers FR G

Dylan Sanderson SO G

Tommy Shull SR F

Tsegaye Smith SR F

Colton Stinnett FR G

Christian Tanyan SR F

Seth Tanyan JR G

Malachi Tebe FR G

Isaiah Patterson FR F

Dylan Love SO G

COACH’S QUOTE: “We have a chance to be a pretty good team by playoff time if we play our defense and cut our turnovers down.” – head coach Gordon Garner.

LATTA PANTHERS

Head Coach: Paxton Kilby

Assistant Coaches: Jake Collins.

Managers: Caden Wilson, Caleb Bart Balch

2017-18 Record: 26-6.

Starters Lost: Trent Smith (21.2 ppg, 7.6 rpg), Adam Jordan (12.1 ppg, 9.5 rpg).

Starters Returning: Randis Gray (8.7 ppg, 5.3 rpg), Hyatt Hoppe (6.8 ppg, 2.1 rpg), Hayden Hoppe (8.2 ppg, 4.2 rpg).

2018-19 Roster

Player CL

Randis Gray SR

Dawson Dansby SR

Hayden Hoppe SR

Rylan Cantrell SR

James Noah Trent SR

Rylan Schlup JR

Ethan Elliott JR

Bryce Ireland JR

Lane Garrett JR

Jaren Ingram JR

Christian Williams JR

Hyatt Hoppe SO

Harmon Notter SO

Gage Holder SO

Brayden Bess SO

Ryler Rich SO

Case Coulson SO

Justin Kiker FR

Tyler Ireland FR

Ben Smith FR

Boady Ross FR

Allen Williams FR

Cale Williams FR

Cooper Hamilton FR

Reece Jordan FR

Nik Schroeder FR

Konner Turner FR

Dillon Cool FR

Carter Hansen FR

Josh Murray FR

COACH’S QUOTE: “We have a lot of guys in new roles this season and with our schedule, we will certainly be battle tested. We have a great group of kids and we are looking forward to the challenge of the season.” – head coach Paxton Kilby.

ROFF TIGERS

Head Coach: Larry Johnston

Assistant Coaches: Troy Miller.

2017-18 Record: 15-12

Starters Lost: Josh Lewis (11.2 ppg, 3.3 rpg), Conner Priest (7.4 ppg, 4.8 rpg).

Starters Returning: Trayson Miller (11.3 ppg, 7.0 rpg), Dayne Bowerman (9.1 ppg, 3.6 rpg), Talon Rhoten (3.2 ppg, 2.9 rpg), Cooper Simon (2.3 ppg), Wil Joplin (6.7 ppg, 3.2 rpg).

2018-19 Roster

No. Player HT CL

1 Cooper Simon 5-7 SR

3 Coby Simon 5-6 SO

10 Jacques Byrd 6-0 SR

11 Kagan Huneycutt 5-7 FR

12 Wil Joplin 6-0 SO

13 Matthew Smith 5-8 FR

14 Drew Sheppard 5-10 FR

15 Dayne Bowerman 5-8 JR

20 Trayson Miller 6-4 SO

21 Brady Benedict 6-0 JR

22 Aiden Bagwell 6-1 JR

23 Jairus Smith 5-8 JR

24 Connor Owens 6-2 SO

25 Coy Wartchow 5-6 FR

30 Brighton Gregory 5-9 FR

31 Nathan Allen 5-7 FR

32 James Jones 6-2 SR

33 Talen Rhoten 6-3 JR

35 Mason Wilson 5-7 SO

40 Chance Webb 5-10 JR

42 Austin Parnell 6-2 FR

50 Chad Whitis 6-3 SR

STONEWALL LONGHORNS

Head Coach: Wes Moreland

Assistant Coaches: Bobby Macadoo

Manager: Logan Larsh

2017-18 Record: 19-12

Starters Lost: Cayman Watkins (22.4 ppg, 3.1 rpg), Cameron Wade (11.1 ppg, 4.7 rpg), Nate Roberts (9.3 ppg, 2.1 rpg), Blayke Boli (7.2 ppg, 5.4 rpg), Bryce Holland (4.3 ppg, 4.4 rpg).

Starters Returning: None.

2018-19 Roster

Player HT CL POS

Jarett Ellis 6-2 SR C

Dakota Johnson 6-0 SR PG

Dylan Kimmel 6-0 SR F

Jarred Vaughn 6-0 JR G

Clayton Finley 5-8 SO G

Spencer Gatewood 5-5 SO G

Landyn Smith 5-0 SO G

Clayton Spain 6-1 SO G

Jason Hubbard 5-10 SO G

Connor Leflore 5-10 FR G

Kylar Tackett 5-11 FR C

Jackson Cross 5-9 FR F

Jaimone Kirkland 5-9 FR G

Shane Black 6-1 FR F

COACH’S QUOTE: “We have a very young and inexperienced team this year. We are looking forward to the season.” – head coach Wes Moreland.

STRATFORD BULLDOGS

Head Coach: Mark Qualls

Assistant Coaches: NA.

2017-18 Record: 10-16

Starters Lost: Landon Wood (19.6 ppg, 2.0 rpg), Noah Johnson (10.4 ppg, 5.2 rpg), Samuel Stoliby (9.3 ppg, 4.5 rpg), Chase Ward (6.8 ppg, 1.5 rpg), Shakotah Miller (5.1 ppg, 3.9 rpg).

Starters Returning: None.

2018-19 Roster

Player HT CL POS

Logan Hawkins 5-11 SR G

Blake Patrom 6-2 SR C

Russell Caton 6-1 JR C

Laken Dempsey 5-9 JR G

Gus Smith 5-11 JR G

Trevan Willingham 5-8 JR G

Dylan Carter 6-1 JR C

T.J. Reed 5-10 JR G

Payton Wood 6-2 SO G

Caleb Miller 6-2 SO F

Brisyn Markovich 6-2 SO F

Jakob Holland 6-0 SO F

Jacob Carter 5-10 SO F

Jordan Smith 6-2 SO G

Jon Alberson 5-8 SO G

COACH’S QUOTE: “You get what you work for. Hopefully, this group will work hard and be rewarded for it.” – head coach Mark Qualls.

TUPELO TIGERS

Head Coach: Clay Weller

Assistant Coaches: Brandon Maggia.

2017-18 Record: 18-10.

Starters Lost: Christian McLean (15.0 ppg, 5.5 rpg), Braydon Pardue (6.5 ppg, 7 rpg).

Starters Returning: Seth Forman (12.5 ppg, 8.5 rpg), Austin Vick (8.5 ppg, 5.2 rpg), Michael Moralez (10.3 ppg, 3.7 rpg).

2018-19 Roster

No. Player CL

1 James Beach JR

2 Michael Moralez JR

3 Austin Vick SR

15 Seth Foreman SR

32 Fisher Parker SR

33 Ethan Norfleet JR

35 Jacob Martinez-Chamberlain JR

14 Bentley Bills SO

24 Ty Bourland SO

11 Tye Gould JR

21 Cornelio Guiterrez SO

10 Harley Davidson FR

23 Hunter Davison FR

12 Kody Price FR

5 Jaedyn Winters FR

25 Colby Hamer FR

34 Chase Farrow FR

COACH’S QUOTE: “We think we have a squad that will be competitive night in and night out. How good we become will depend on how our players accept their roles and play them. We lost two starters off last year’s club, so obviously we’ll need some guys to step up.” – head coach Clay Weller.

VANOSS WOLVES

Head Coach: Jonathon Hurt

Assistant Coaches: Jim Winfield, Randy Ellis.

2017-18 Record: 15-12

Starters Lost: Kyler Byrd (8 ppg, 5 rpg), Nathan Stone (10 ppg, 6 rpg), Donovan Brown (10 ppg, 6 rpg).

Starters Returning: Sando Hill (15 ppg, 6 rpg), Riley Cooper (8 ppg, 8 rpg).

2018-19 Roster

Player HT CL POS

Sando Hill 6-1 SR PG

Riley Cooper 6-3 SR FR

Tucker Bucher 5-10 JR G

Ryan Dennis 5-10 JR G

Cade Paulin 5-10 JR G

Dylan Stone 5-8 SO G

Riley Vasquez 5-8 SO F

Logan Morris 6-0 SO F

Ryan Faust 6-1 SR F

Erik Hatton 6-0 FR G

Jacob Jones 5-8 FR G

Rylan Golden 5-8 FR G

Caleb McMahon-Csahi 5-6 FR G

Jose Morales 5-6 FR G

Brennen Woods 5-8 SO G

COACH’S QUOTE: “We have some leadership roles to fill. We have a chance to be really good if we make defending a priority.” – head coach Jonathon Hurt.