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Powers that be: Burney’s LVC player rankings and awards

By: Scott Burnstein, February 22, 2019, 3:40 pm

Burney’s LVC Boys Basketball Player Power Rankings

1 Andre Price (Walled Lake Northern Sr. F) – Gigantic senior campaign, played with a chip on his shoulder all year long.

2 Gunnar Gustafson (Milford Sr. C) – One of the best big men in the state, definition of a workhorse in the paint.

3 Kam Manley (Waterford Mott Sr. G) – Endless motor, flawless finisher.

4 Kevyn Robertson (Walled Lake Northern Soph. F) – Fierce competitor, diverse skill set, top underclassman in the league.

5 Zeke Price (Waterford Mott Soph. G/F) —Mad swagger, crazy upside.

6 Troy Lattimore (Walled Lake Northern Sr. G) —“Grip It & Rip It” type of a floor general.

7 Bennie Crenshaw (Waterford Kettering Soph. G) — Hardnosed point guard with intelligence, savvy and a lightning quick first step.

8 Patrick McDonald (Lakeland Sr. G) — Just tough as nails, a cagey gunner.

9 Cam Williamson (Walled Lake Western Sr. F) — Crafty on the wing, a closer going to the tin.

10 Taaj Thomas (Walled Lake Western Sr. F) — Finally flourishing, has replaced potential with production.


LVC Awards:

MVP: Andre Price (Walled Lake Northern)

MIP: Nolan Rand (Milford)

6th Man of the Year: Travis Frazier (Waterford Kettering)

Defensive Player of the Year: Zach Brunet (Walled Lake Northern)

Sir-Grind-A-Lot Award: Jack McGuire (Walled Lake Northern)

Coach of the Year: Gjon Djokaj (Walled Lake Northern)


CLICK HERE for the story from the LVC tournament championship game.