VHSL Announces 5A All-State Basketball Teams
April 13, 2017
Albemarle's Austin Katstra selected 5A Boys Player of the Year and Princess Anne's Xaria Wiggins selected 5A Girls Player of the Year; L.C. Bird's Troy Manns and Princess Anne's Darnell Dozier named 5A Boys and Girls Coach of the Year
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA — The Virginia High School League 2017 Group 5A all-state boys and girls basketball teams have been selected. Albemarle senior forward Austin Katstra and Princess Anne junior guard/forward Xaria Wiggins were selected boys and girls player of the year. L.C. Bird's Troy Manns and Princess Anne's Darnell Dozier were were named 5A boys and girls coach of the year after leading both teams tot he state title. Manns led Bird to the school's first-ever boys state title, while Dozier led Princess Anne to its fourth straight title and eighth overall. Other teams will be announced as they are selected.
Eight (8) players were chosen on the first team and eight players were selected for the second team regardless of position. Only those players selected to first team all-region teams were eligible for selection to the all-state team.
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