Findlay High School senior Adam Twining landed a spot on the first team as the Three Rivers Athletic Conference released its all-conference boys and girls basketball selections for the 2013-14 season.
Twining, also a special mention all-Ohio selection in Division I, led the Trojans to a 17-6 overall record while averaging 15.6 points, 6 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game. The 6-foot-3 senior wing scored over 700 points in his varsity career.
Seniors Austin Gutting (12.7 ppg, 6.2 rpg) and Michael Clark (9.4 ppg, 4.7 apg) were second team all-TRAC selections. Gutting finished his career with over 800 points, while Clark set school records for career assists and games played.
FHS senior Braden Miller (4.8 ppg, 43 steals) and junior Grant Niswander (6.5 ppg, 35 steals) made the honorable mention all-TRAC list for the Trojans.
TRAC champ Toledo Central Catholic swept the top awards. DeShone Kizer was named the league’s player of the year while Jim Welling was tabbed coach of the year.
In the all-TRAC girls basketball awards, Lima Senior’s Indiya Benjamin earned the TRAC Player of the Year award while Oregon Clay’s Corey Slovak was named the conference’s coach of the year.
Findlay’s Jacey Hardesty and Sarah Thomas made the TRAC honorable mention list.
All-TRAC Boys Basketball
DeShone Kizer, sr., Toledo Central Catholic; Marcus Winters, jr., Toledo Central Catholic; Adam Twining, sr., Findlay; Jack Gedeon, sr., Fremont Ross; Anthony Glover, Jr., sr., Toledo St. John’s; Parker Ernsthausen, sr., Toledo St. John’s.
PLAYER OF THE YEAR — DeShone Kizer, Toledo Central Catholic.
COACH OF THE YEAR — Jim Welling, Toledo Whitmer.
Sam Hickey, soph., Toledo Whitmer; Michael Clark, sr., Findlay; Jermiah Braswell, jr., Toledo Central Catholic; John Ashe , sr., Toledo Whitmer; Austin Gutting, sr., Findlay; Brady Allen, sr., Lima Senior.
TOLEDO CENTRAL CATHOLIC — Nate Harris, sr.; Tom Vetterm sr. OREGON CLAY — Pat Booth, sr.; Anthony Ramirez, sr. FINDLAY — Braden Miller, sr.; Grant Niswander, jr. FREMONT ROSS — Jarvis Jones, sr., Dylan Jagodzinski, sr. LIMA SENIOR — Jaylin Thomas, soph.; Rico Stafford, soph. TOLEDO ST. FRANCIS — Lamar Carswell, jr.; Dontay Ellison, jr. TOLEDO ST. JOHN’S — Gabe Kynard, soph.; Trevor Walsh, sr. TOLEDO WHITMER — Montrece Collins, soph.; Tylor Schneizler, sr.
All-TRAC Girls Basketball
Indiya Benjamin, sr., Lima Senior; Terra Floyd, jr., Toledo Notre Dame; Keshryra McCarver, sr., Toledo Whitmer; Byrdy Galernik, soph., Toledo Central Catholic; Rion Thompson, soph., Lima Senior; Kaayla McIntyre, jr., Toledo Notre Dame.
COACH OF THE YEAR — Corey Slovak, Oregon Clay.
PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Indiya Benjamin, Lima Senior.
Jayda Worthy, sr., Toledo Notre Dame; Michelle Murnen, sr., Toledo Central Catholic; Morgan Conner, jr., Oregon Clay; Samantha Meinen, jr., Toledo Whitmer; Christiana Jefferson, jr., Toledo Notre Dame; Haley Hess, soph., Oregon Clay.
TOLEDO CENTRAL CATHOLIC — Demi Russell, jr.; Cierra Moran, sr. OREGON CLAY — Samantha Enck, jr.; Haley Orr, jr. FINDLAY — Sarah Thomas, sr.; Jacey Hardesty, sr. FREMONT ROSS — Abbi Hasselbach, sr.; Eloyna Ackerman, soph. LIMA SENIOR — Essence Cowan, soph., Imara Haynes, jr. TOLEDO NOTRE DAME — Mariah Copeland, fr.; Talajha Parker, jr. TOLEDO ST. URSULA — Megan Burns, jr., Alex Richards, fr. TOLEDO WHITMER — Abigial Sarabia, jr.; Sara Semler, fr.