Panthers' Sancho named 18-A MVP

From Staff Reports

Feb. 24, 2008 - North Hopkins placed six players on the All-District 18-A basketball team, and had three others named Honorable Mention.

The Panthers, who finished the season with a 21-8 record and went undefeated in district before losing to No. 7 Martins Mill in the area playoffs under coach Matt Rager, had the 18-A Most Valuable Player in senior Roger Sancho.

Two other Panthers earned superlative awards as sophomore guard Jy'Darius Hawkins was the Defensive Player of the Year and freshman point guard Canyon Cockrum was the Newcomer of the Year.

Making First Team All-District was junior post Calvin Brey and senior forward Robert White. On Second Team was freshman guard Paco Castro.

Three sophomores were placed on Honorable Mention: Lorenzo Rivera, Kody Williams and Juan Delgado.

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