Several of the top Greater Lansing high school senior basketball players will be joined by standouts from outside the region on the court Wednesday for the ninth annual Capital Area High School Basketball All-Star Game
The event will feature a girls game at 6 p.m. and a boys matchup at 7:30 p.m. at Lansing Community College’s Gannon Gymnasium. Slam dunk and 3-point contests will take place between the games. Admission is $10.
A trio of all-state performers from Division 2 state champion Williamston are among the players taking part in the boys game. Williamston’s Max Burton, Mason Docks and Jay Wallace are part of an East squad that includes East Lansing’s Mason Woods, Brevin Jackson and AJ Taylor, Webberville’s Nate Lott II and Kolson Lycos, Haslett’s Thomas Dodd, Waverly’s Trey Jones, Dontal Wright of Sexton and Fowlerville’s Greg Wilkinson. Eastern’s Ron Banks will coach the team.
The West team includes Grand Ledge’s Isaiah Bailey and Nick Ellis, Everett’s Chris Robinson, Deandre Williams and Dan Chandler, Holt’s Jayden Stone and Jakari Conway, Will Young of Okemos and Eaton Rapids’ Zane Kemp. Eaton Rapids’ Jason Houghton will coach the team.
Area players part of the West squad for the girls contest include Waverly’s Jordyn Byrd, Charlotte’s Kennedy Gilding and Eaton Rapids’ Adi Sysum.
The East squad will be led by Ovid-Elsie coach Ryan Cunningham and features East Lansing’s Soraya Timms and Ella Miller, Portland’s Ashley Bower and Ava Guilford, Portland St. Patrick’s Lydia Meredith, Fowlerville’s Levee Clark, Mia Judd of Lansing Christian, Caitlyn Walter of Ovid-Elsie and Leslie’s Emma Smieska.
Here’s the complete rosters for the games:
► WEST: Nevaeh Williams, Mount Clemens; Alexa Kolnitys, Midland Dow; Abby Rey, Midland Dow; Jordyn Byrd, Waverly; Kennedy Gilding, Charlotte; Adi Sysum, Eaton Rapids; Tadessa Brown, Brooklyn Columbia Central; Lauren DeWolf, Ann Arbor Pioneer; Jaxi Long, Newaygo; Emmerson Goodin, Newaygo. Coach – Kyle Theisen, Midland Dow
► EAST: Soraya Timms, East Lansing; Ella Miller, East Lansing; Ashley Bower, Portland; Ava Guilford, Portland; Lydia Meredith, Portland St. Patrick; Levee Clark, Fowlerville; Mia Judd, Lansing Christian; Caitlyn Walter, Ovid-Elsie; Emma Smieska, Leslie; Macey Fegan, Standish-Sterling. Coach: Ryan Cunningham, Ovid-Elsie
► EAST: Max Burton, Williamston; Mason Docks, Williamston; Jay Wallace, Williamston; Mason Woods, East Lansing; AJ Taylor, East Lansing; Nate Lott II, Webberville; Kolson Lycos, Webberville; Thomas Dodd, Haslett; Brevin Jackson, East Lansing; Trey Jones, Waverly; Dontal Wright, Sexton; Greg Wilkinson. Coach: Ron Banks, Eastern
► WEST: Will Young, Okemos; Zane Kemp, Eaton Rapids; Chris Robinson, Everett; Deandre Williams, Everett, Daniel Chandler, Everett; Isaiah Bailey, Grand Ledge; Nick Ellis, Grand Ledge; Joe Francis, Adrian; Jermaine Buckner, Vandercook Lake; DeMarion Smith, Vandercook Lake; Jayden Stone, Holt; Jakari Conway, Holt. Coach: Jason Houghton, Eaton Rapids
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This article originally appeared on Lansing State Journal: See the rosters for the Capital Area Basketball All-Star Games