George Tinsley’s on-court play and Ken Bianchi’s coaching led Abington Heights to the only unbeaten record in Lackawanna League boys basketball while the Comets were repeating their Division 1 title.
Those efforts also earned Tinsley and Bianchi repeat selections as the NEPABasketball.com Player and Coach of the Year for Division 1.
Scranton Prep’s Leo O’Boyle and Valley View’s Marc Kudrich were also named to the first team for the second straight season.
Corey Perkins from Abington Heights was a repeat selection to the second team.
The complete team:
LACKAWANNA LEAGUE DIVISION 1
Coach of the Year
Ken Bianchi, Abington Heights
Player of the Year
George Tinsley, Abington Heights
Marcus Bauman, Scranton senior
Jack Nealon, Abington Heights senior
Trey Koehler, Abington Heights senior
Marc Kudrich, Valley View senior
Leo O’Boyle, Scranton Prep senior
Brian Boland, Scranton Prep senior
Tahg Jones, Scranton senior
Cayden Merrifield, West Scranton sophomore
Corey Perkins, Abington Heights junior
Mario Rotell, Scranton Prep senior