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Daniels named the district’s best at denying opposition

by | Mar 18, 2016 | Sports

Joe Diehl/The Sachse News Sachse’s Melvin Daniels, here attacking the basket, was named the 11-6A Defensive Player of the Year.

Joe Diehl/The Sachse News
Sachse’s Melvin Daniels, here attacking the basket, was named the 11-6A Defensive Player of the Year.

By Greg Ford
Sports Editor
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Sachse enjoyed an excellent season, one in which the Mustangs finished 9-5 in District 11-6A and earned a postseason spot.
Once the season was over, several of its players got some more good news when they were included in the 2015-’16 All-District team.
Senior Melvin Daniels topped the Sachse list by being named Defensive Player of the Year. Fellow seniors Josh Goss and Devonte Emory made the second team, while another senior, Tim Collins, was named honorable mention along with sophomore Miles Macadory.
Rowlett’s Jason Busch was the Coach of the Year, while one of his senior, Oliver Powell, was the 11-6A MVP. Lakeview Centennial junior Zhaire Smith was the district’s Offensive Player of the Year, while Rowlett junior Jarrod Winston-Pendleton was the Newcomer of the Year.
(To read the entire article, check out the March 17 edition of The Sachse News)

 

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