FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Garry H. Donna March 27, 2014 (317) 925-8200
HOOSIER BASKETBALL MAGAZINE TABS TOP 60 SENIOR BOYS
Top senior boys' players from the 2013-2014 season have been invited to participate in the 27th annual Hoosier Basketball Magazine Top 60 Senior Boys’Workout. They were selected from approximately 1,600 senior players statewide. Nine players that participated in the 2014 IHSAA State Finals highlight the list of the Top 60 invitees. Six of the eight IHSAA State Finalist teams have a Top 60 Senior Workout participant. There are four from the AAAA teams— Tyler Wideman and Tye Wilburn, Lake Central as well as Mike Jones and Jeremie Tyler, Indianapolis Tech. Others are Justin King, Bowman Academy plus Bryant McIntosh and Sean Sellers, Greensburg from AAA, Trevon Bluiett, Park Tudor from AA as well as Micah Bullock, Barr-Reeve from Class A. Three high scoring players who averaged more than 25 ppg are also Top 60 Senior selections. They are the state’s leading scorer Bluiett, Park Tudor (36.2 ppg), Perry Farrow, Evansville Bosse (26.6) and Grant Evans, Wapahani (25.5). Indiana recruit James Blackmon, Jr, Marion and Kentucky signee Trey Lyles, Indianapolis Tech were selected, but will be unable to participate in the Top 60 Senior Workout. Statistical evaluation, game observation and statewide research were conducted throughout the season and the 2014 state tournament to determine Hoosier Basketball Magazine’s Top 60. Two sessions of the Top 60 Senior Workout will be hosted on Sunday, April 6, 2014 by Hoosier Basketball Magazine, in conjunction with the IHSAA and the IBCA, on the campus of Marian University in Indianapolis. Boys, primarily from Northern and Southern Indiana, will participate in the first session (1:00-3:00 pm EST). The remaining players, primarily from Central Indiana, will compete during the second session (3:30-5:30 pm EST). Coach Steve Lynch (Brownsburg) will direct both sessions. Four other outstanding IBCA coaches— Brent Chitty (Columbus East), Andy Hodson (Bloomington North), Stacy Meyer (Greenburg) and Jason Speer (Columbus North) have been selected to assist with on court coaching. Both sessions are open to the public for an admission charge of $7.00. Media should call (317) 925-8200 for credentials to one or both sessions. The 2014 Top 60 Workout invitees follow.
Tyler Arens, Muncie Central Justin Baker, Indianapolis Cathedral Bret Barclay, Crown Point Michael Beaty, Ben Davis Trevon Bluiett, Park Tudor Morgan Booher, Greenwood Christian Erik Bowen, Kokomo Tyler Bryant, Center Grove Micah Bullock, Barr-Reeve Bo Burkhart, Evansville Bosse Devonte Campbell, Culver Academies Devin Chaudion, Fishers Austin Clark, Switzerland County Eric Davidson, Hamilton Southeastern Mike Davis, Fort Wayne North Terry Davis, South Bend Adams Grant Evans, Wapahani Perry Fairrow, Evansville Bosse Josh Fleming, LaPorte Daeshon Francis, Lawrence North Conner Funkhouser, Avon Jordan Furlow, Speedway Curtis Green, Perry Meridian Jaren Hornbeak, Greenwood Lucas Huffman, Franklin Central Brad Hunt, Jennings County Saikou Jallow, Bloomington North Jacob Johnson, Mooresville Tra'Veon Johnson, South Bend Washington Mike Jones, Indianapolis Tech Austin Keisling, Lewis Cass Justin King, Bowman Academy Brody Kirby, Frankfort Aaron Korn, Frankton Jaraan Lands, Warren Central Bryce Lienhoop, Columbus East Trevor Lockwood, McCutcheon Trevor Lucas, Brownsburg Leondre McBirth, New Albany D.J. McCall, Fort Wayne Concordia Steve McElvene, New Haven Calvin McEwen, Clarksville Bryant McIntosh, Greensburg Cayman Meier, Castle Mack Mercer, Plymouth Justin Mitchell, Fort Wayne Wayne Lucas Peters, Greenwood Christian Chaz Schneider, Brownstown Central Sean Sellers, Greensburg Keenan Simmons, Michigan City Grant Sims, Bloomington North Christian, Smith, Frankfort Cory Smith, North Harrison Troy Spears, Martinsville Mike Tillman, Richmond Jeremie Tyler, Indianapolis Tech Zack VanHook, Lowell Elliott Welmer, Columbus North Tyler Wideman, Lake Central Tye Wilburn, Lake Central
SELECTED BUT INJURED Ernie Duncan, Evansville Harrison Tyler Jenkins, Hamilton Southeastern Whit Rapp, Guerin Catholic P.J. Thompson, Brebeuf Jesuit
UNABLE TO PARTICIPATE Collin Barthel, Indianapolis Cathedral James Blackmon, Jr, Marion Jordyn Bontrager, Westview Aaron Brennan, Guerin Catholic Jacob Foster, Wapahani Keaton Hendricks, Bloomington South Trey Lyles, Indianapolis Tech Kourtlandt Martin, Evansville Central Zach McRoberts, Carmel Devon Merder, Heritage Hills Tayler Persons, Kokomo Nate Ritchie, Northridge Tyler Thomas, Franklin Jonathan Wilkinson, NorthWood Zach Zurcher, NorthWood