Sixty (60) of the top senior boys' players from the 2011-2012 season have been invited to participate in the 25th annual Hoosier Basketball Magazine Top 60 Senior Workout. They were selected from approximately 1,600 senior players statewide. Seven players who participated in the 2012 IHSAA State Finals highlight the list of invitees. They are Bryant Ackerman, Loogootee (A Champion), DeJuan Marrero and Elijah Ray, Bowman Academy (AA Runner-up), Riley Rapp, Guerin Catholic (AAA Champion), Sam Curts and Ben Gardner, Carmel (AAAA Champion) and RJ Hunter, Pike (AAAA Runner-up). Statistical evaluation, game observation and statewide research were conducted throughout the season and the 2012 state tournament to determine Hoosier Basketball Magazine’s Top 60. Two sessions of the Top 60 Workout will be hosted on Sunday, April 1, 2012 by Hoosier Basketball Magazine, in conjunction with the IHSAA and the IBCA, on the campus of Marian University in Indianapolis. Twenty-eight boys of the Top 60, primarily from northern and southern Indiana, will participate in the first session (1:00-3:00 pm EST). The remaining 32 players, primarily from central Indiana, will compete during the second session (3:30-5:30 pm EST). Coach Steve Lynch (Mt. Vernon-Fortville) will direct both sessions. Four other outstanding IBCA coaches have been invited to assist the on court coaching duties. They are Travis Daughtery (Indianapolis Bishop Chatard), Andy Igel (Eastern Greene), Rob Irwin (Whitko) and Bobby Wonnell (Tinley). 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 2012 Top 60 invitees follow.
Bryant Ackerman, Loogootee Tyler Alderman, Fishers Ronnye Beamon Jr., Hammond Bishop Noll T.J. Blair, East Noble Jacobby Bledsoe, Hamilton Southeastern Nick Bollenbacher, Hanover Central Jock Breeding, Indianapolis Marshall Kevin Brown, Castle Austin Burgett, Avon Jordan Burton, Edinburgh Bo Calhoun, South Bend Washington Brent Calhoun, Warren Central Tyler Corley, Lawrence Central Sam Curts, Carmel Steven Davis, Indianapolis Manual Jared Drew, Indianapolis Cathedral Kellen Dunham, Pendleton Heights John Eckert, North Judson Kevin "Yogi" Ferrell, Park Tudor Ben Gardner, Carmel Greg Gardner, Indianapolis Bishop Chatard Eron Harris, Lawrence North Brad Hartman, Union County David Heckman, Roncalli RJ Hunter, Pike Patrick Ingram, North Central (Marion) Logan Irwin, Whitko Josh James, Andrean Todd Johnson, Elkhart Memorial Jeff Laidig, Penn Matt Lucas, Seymour DeJuan Marrero, Bowman Academy Adam Miller, Hauser Donnell Minton, Indianapolis Northwest Bola Olaniyan, Richmond Matt O'Leary, Terre Haute North Ron Patterson, Indianapolis Broad Ripple Jalen Pendleton, Evansville Bosse Daniel Purvlicis, Noblesville Riley Rapp, Guerin Catholic Elijah Ray, Bowman Academy Jason Ray, Martinsville Zac Rea, Cambridge City Lincoln Joe Reed, Center Grove Jordan Richardson, New Castle Rashad Richardson, Lafayette Jeff Kyle Richwalski, Lowell Joel Smith, Heritage Christian Rhett Smith, Sullivan Jalen Snodgrass, Brownstown Central Kyle Stidom, Greenwood Christian Kellon Thomas, Southport Trevor Thompson, Ben Davis Ryan Weber, Roncalli Matt Wehner, Pendleton Heights Harry Wills, Ben Davis Kyle Wuest, Edinburgh Winston Yergler, North Judson J.T. Yoho, Eastern Greene Danilo Zekovic, Munster
SELECTED BUT UNABLE TO PARTICIPATE D.J. Balentine (Kokomo), Adam Botts (Muncie Central), Yogi Ferrell (Park Tudor), Gary Harris (Hamilton Southeastern), Trey Hendrix (Labanon), Jeremy Hollowell (Lawrence Central), Ronnie Johnson (North Central-Marion), Dylan Langkabel (Morristown), Nick Osborne (Muncie Central), Michael Ramey (Southport), Glenn Robinson III (Lake Central)