Posted On: 04/5/21 12:43 PM

Graduation claims some of the best players every year. When a great player moves on, it opens the door for another to step up and show their talents. But there can be some pressure when it comes to trying to replace a lot of production.

Here are some returning players in 3A who will have big shoes to fill next year:

Cooper Autry Cooper Autry 6'5" | SG Holcomb | 2022 State KS , junior, Holcomb:

The Longhorns will be hit hard when they lose Zephyn Mason Zephyn Mason 6'0" | PG Holcomb | 2021 State KS , a third-team 3A guard who racked up 19 points per game as a senior. But 6-foot-4 junior guard/wing Autry will be a good place to start. He’s a rebounding machine from the guard spot, pulling down 9.6 per game as a junior. He received honorable mention 3A and will take another step forward next year. He can shoot, guard multiple positions, and make athletic plays in the interior.

Landon Boss Landon Boss 6'1" | SF State KS , sophomore, Osage City:

Gunnar Fort Gunnar Fort 6'1" | SG Osage City | 2021 State KS bounced back from an injury to have a really good senior year. He scored in double figures in nearly every game, with several 20-plus efforts. But Boss was well established in Fort’s absence and will continue to lead the Indians upon

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