Posted On: 11/19/20 12:00 PM

The Minco Bulldogs return one of the most talented lineups in 2A and arguably the best player, too.

The Bulldogs bring back three starters, all three averaging double digits in the scoring department. These three return from a team that finished last season 23-4 and ranked #6 in the state.

Cooper ShirleyCooperShirley6'3" | PGMinco | 2021StateOK, a 6’3 senior, can do it all from the Bulldogs, as he’s been making a significant impact since his freshman year. Shirley was one of the top shooters in the state last year as his size and length allows him to shoot over defenders and create space easily.

Last season, he poured in 22.3 points per game as Minco made it back to the state tournament for the 5th time. Shirley was named conference MVP last year and looks to build on that by bringing the Bulldogs success in the state tournament.

Minco also returns another key piece in Nick Birchfield, as the 5’10 junior was also named to the conference first team with Shirley. Burchfield is a great second option for Shirley this year as he averaged 10.1 points per game. He is a

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