Posted On: 11/3/21 7:42 AM

It’s football playoff time! That means basketball season is about a month off. Basketball practices will be tipping off soon. So it’s time to start looking ahead to the season. Let’s start with a look at the top returners by class.

Underclassmen are common on the all-state teams at the 1A level. Seven non-seniors took up spots on the all-state teams in 1A Div. I.

Here are the top returners to 1A Div. I:

Taylor Cable Taylor Cable 6'1" | SF Ness City | 2022 State KS , 6-foot-1 forward, 2022, Ness City:

Cable was the only non-senior on the first team of 1A Div. I. His stats certainly put him among the best small school ballers in the state. He averaged 19.9 points and 14.3 boards. He got it done on the defensive end too, blocking 3.0 shots and committing 2.1 steals per game. Cable will be one of the best seniors in the state, and will lead a deep group of returners at Ness City.

Jaden Boone Jaden Boone 6'3" | SG Quinter | 2022 State KS , 6-foot-3 forward, 2022, Quinter (pictured):

Boone steps to some tough competition with Team Buddy Buckets in the summer, where he demonstrates he can get it done regardless the level of talent. At 1A Div. 1, he’s one of the

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