Posted On: 07/14/20 2:15 PM

We are all still hopeful that the HS season will happen. If it does take place in the fall or maybe even the spring, I want to take a look at the way too early predictions for the end of the season awards.

It's always a fun exercise and we all know there will be players that rise up that were unexpected.  

 

Let’s start with the 6A Desert Valley region predictions:

Region Player of the Year: Miles GulifordMilesGuliford6'1" | SGLiberty | 2021StateAZ (Liberty)

Region Offensive Player of the Year: Jevon HumphreyJevonHumphrey6'0" | SGChaparral | 2021StateAZ (Chaparral)

Region Defensive Player of the Year: Uyi-osa IrowaUyi-osaIrowa6'6" | PFSandra Day O'Connor | 2021StateAZ (SDO) 

’Sleeper’ Defensive Player of the Year: Patrick SteitzPatrickSteitz6'7" | PFLiberty | 2021StateAZ (Liberty)  

Breakout Region Player of the Year: Luke KearneyLukeKearney6'6" | SFSandra Day O'Connor | 2022StateAZ (SDO)

Underclassmen Region Player of the Year: Royce RamosRoyceRamos6'5" | PFPhhoenix Prep | 2023StateAZ (Pinnacle) 

 

All-Region 1st Team: 

Miles GulifordMilesGuliford6'1" | SGLiberty | 2021StateAZ (Liberty)

Jevon HumphreyJevonHumphrey6'0" | SGChaparral | 2021StateAZ (Chaparral)

Luke KearneyLukeKearney6'6" | SFSandra Day O'Connor | 2022StateAZ (SDO)

Patrick SteitzPatrickSteitz6'7" | PFLiberty | 2021StateAZ (Liberty)  

Royce RamosRoyceRamos6'5" | PFPhhoenix Prep | 2023StateAZ (Pinnacle) 

 

All-Region 2nd Team: 

Garrett AndersonGarrettAnderson6'5" | SFSandra Day O'Connor | 2021StateAZ (SDO)

Uyi-osa IrowaUyi-osaIrowa6'6" | PFSandra Day O'Connor | 2021StateAZ (SDO) 

Luke GavinLukeGavin6'2" | SGPinnacle | 2022StateAZ (Pinnacle)

William BetteridgeWilliamBetteridge5'11" | PGChaparral | 2021StateAZ (Chaparral) 

Ashton ReeseAshtonReese6'4" | SFAZ Compass Prep HS | 2023StateAZ (Pinnacle)  

 

Honorable-Mentions:

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