All-region basketball: Banks, Mancillas, Hewyard players of year in 6-AAAAAAA

Here is the all-region basketball teams for 6-AAAAAAA, as chosen by the league’s coaches.

The girls player of the year is Duluth guard Endia Banks, who has signed with Miami.

The boys players of the year are Christian Mancillas of Mill Creek and Connor Heyward.

Mancillas, a senior, has played in every game of his four-year career with the Hawks. Heyward has signed with Michigan State as a football player.

BOYS

Players of the year: Christian Mancillas, Mill Creek; and Connor Heyward, Peachtree Ridge
Coach of the year: B.J. Roy, Mountain View

First team
Kalu Ezikpe, Discovery
Adam Flagler, Duluth
Spencer Rodgers, Mountain View
Kenny Stanciel, Collins Hill
Devin Vassell, Peachtree Ridge

Second team
Jalen Hodges, Duluth
Will Huzzie, Duluth
Justin Lee, Collins Hill
JaQuan Morris, Collins Hill
Ethan Smith, North Gwinnett

Honorable mention: Jaylen Bussey, Discovery; Max Clark, Collins Hill; Matty Dobbs, Mill Creek; Jalen Hayes, Mountain View; Mikey Joseph, North Gwinnett; Miles Long, Mountain View; Jaden Stanley, Discovery

GIRLS

Player of the year: Endia Banks, Duluth
Coach of the year: Ashley Phillips, Mill Creek

First team
Jessica Belcher, North Gwinnett
Brianna Dixon, Duluth
Lilian Kennedy, Mountain View
Jada Rice, Collins Hill
Morgan Simmons, Mill Creek

Second team
Alanni Brown, North Gwinnett
Bria Harmon, Collins Hill
Javyn Nicholson, Collins Hill
Torey Walker, Duluth
Wynter Webb, Mill Creek

Honorable mention: Kamryn Collins, Mountain View; Katherine Fourie, Collins Hill; Jalea Gray, Peachtree Ridge; Nia Lee, Collins Hill; Bridget Mukasa, Mill Creek; Kyasia Overstreet, Discovery; Jaron Stallworth, Collins Hill; Zaniaya Williams, Duluth


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