Posted On: 02/14/21 9:24 PM

Playoffs for 1A are just two weeks away. We’ll take a deeper look into the teams to watch when the playoffs roll around, but here’s a sneak peek at what’s in store at the 1A Div. 12 level:

Not cool:

#3 Cheylin, #4 St. Francis, #8 Logan-Palco and #9 Northern Valley are on a collision course, each in the same Rexford Sub-State. That means that there will be some disappointed teams going home from sub-state. But it shows basketball is strong out in the west. Cheylin is led by senior Colton McCarty. He’s scoring 19.5 points and pulling in 9.5 boards a game. St. Francis’ sophomore Ben Busse is a player on the rise.

Xander Newberry leads #1 Attica:

The 6-foot junior is averaging 18.8 points and 7.5 rebounds per game. He is athletic and versatile, and experienced as one of 1A’s best football/basketball combos.

Emmitt JuenemanEmmittJueneman6'1" | SFHanover | 2022StateKS is a player to watch:

Hanover has a lot of athletes and everyone plays a part. But when Hanover is actually challenged, Jueneman steps up. He is a scorer and more. He rebounds, defends, handles the ball and gets others involved.

Another tough matchup:

#5 Peabody-Burns and #6 McPherson-Elyria Christian are

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