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Sequoyah senior Donovan Shipp (left) and Woodstock senior Rakim Thompson (right) squared off in an early season matchup between the two programs.

Player of the Year: Jacksen Greco (Sequoyah, senior) - 19.4 points per game, 6.8 rebounds per game, 2.4 assists per game, 1.1 steals per game, 86 made 3-pointers (2.8 per game); shot 44% from the field, 40% from 3-point territory and 77% from the foul line; scored a season-high 41 points against Jefferson; first team All-Region 6AAAAAA; named to the GACA North Senior Boys; became Sequoyah’s all-time leading scorer this season setting a new mark of 1,752.

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Sequoyah senior Jacksen Greco became Sequoyah's all-time leading scorer this season en route to becoming the Cherokee Tribune Player of the Year.

Coach of the Year: Roger Kvam (Cherokee) - helped lead Cherokee to first region championship in it’s 64 year history; recorded his 500th career win.

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Roger Kvam recorded his 500th career win this season while also leading Cherokee boys basketball to its first-ever region championship.

First team

Taihland Owens - (Cherokee, junior) - 19.1 points per game, 4.5 rebounds per game; 1.6 assists per game, 1.6 steals per game; shot 40% from the field, 35% from 3-point territory and 82% from the foul line; scored a season-high 32 points vs. North Cobb; Region 4AAAAAAA Player of the Year; MVP of Pope Christmas Tournament; GACA All-State.

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Cherokee junior Taihland Owens was named the Region 4AAAAAAA Player of the Year this season.

Will Garvey - (Etowah, senior) - 16.0 points per game, 6.0 rebounds per game, 2.0 steals per game; shot 43% from the field and 35% from 3-point territory; scored a season high 28 points vs. South Forsyth; first team All-Region 4AAAAAAA.

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Etowah senior Will Garvey averaged 16 points and six rebounds per game while being named a first team All-Region 4AAAAAAA player this season.

Rakim Thompson - (Woodstock, senior) - 15.5 points per game, 5.2 rebounds per game, 4.0 assists per game, 2.5 steals per game; shot 40% from the field, 25% from 3-point territory and 70% from the foul line; scored a season-high 31 vs. River Ridge; second team All-Region 4AAAAAAA.

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Woodstock senior Rakim Thompson averaged 15.5 points and 5.2 rebounds for the Wolverines while being named a second team All-Region 4AAAAAAA player.

Elijah Tucker - (Cherokee, junior) - 18.8 points per game, 9.4 rebounds per game, 2.5 assists per game, 1.4 steals per game, shot 51% from the field; scored a season-high 29 points vs. Marietta; first team All-Region 4AAAAAAA; MVP of North Forsyth Tournament; GACA All-State.

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Cherokee junior Elijah Tucker averaged 18.4 points and 9.4 rebounds while being named a first team All-Region 4AAAAAAA player this season.

Donovan Shipp - (Sequoyah, senior) - 10.8 points per game, 3.0 rebounds per game, 6.2 assists per game, 2.2 steals per game; shot 44% from the field and 33% from 3-point territory; season-high 34 points vs.Woodstock; second team All-Region 6AAAAAA; became Sequoyah’s all-time leader in assists with 587.

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Sequoyah senior Donovan Shipp averaged 10.8 points and 6.2 assists this season while also becoming the Chiefs’ all-time leader in assists.

Second Team

Zack Vickers - (Cherokee, senior)

Brock Rechsteiner - (Etowah, junior)

Jared Russo - (River Ridge, sophomore)

Myles McGee - (Sequoyah, senior)

Jayden Cox-Young - (Creekview, junior)

Honorable mention

Creekview - Spencer McDonald

Etowah - Colby Flaig, Mason Etter

River Ridge - Will Apple

Sequoyah - Ayden Watson, Dashaun Robinson

Woodstock - DJ Potts-Heard, Ezekiel Pettway

Editorial note: Teams were compiled based on coaches voting.

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