Bank Hoops Division 1 All-State 2023.
Division 1 MVP Darius Acuff 6-1 So Detroit Cass Tech: He led Cass Tech to the state championship, scoring 30 in the quarterfinals and 19 points in both the semifinals and title game. He’s earned offers from the likes of Kentucky and U-M for his efforts. He averaged 21.6 points and 5.8 assists per game.
Division 1 Defensive MVP Tyler Spratt 6-4 Jr North Farmington: Athleticism, motor and fundamentals all click here. He did it all for the state’s top defense, showing that 6-9 wingspan wasn’t just for show, whether blocking shots, closing high on shooters or getting wide to keep guards out of the paint.
Division 1 Rookie of the Year Jonathan Sanderson 6-2 Fr Saline: He had incredible shooting efficiency for a freshman at 50 percent from the field, 46 percent from the three-point line and 91 percent from the stripe. He averaged 19.3 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists and 1.5 steals per game, earning him three D1 offers already.
Division 1 Coach of the Year Steve Hall, Detroit Cass Tech: Without a D1 recruit among its upperclassmen, Cass Tech nevertheless went 28-1 and won the school’s first-ever state championship, and the first for a Detroit Public School League team since Detroit Western did it in Class A in 2015.
First-Team D1 All-State
- Noah Adamczyk 6-1 Sr Bloomfield Hills: He averaged 27 points, 4.5 rebounds and 2.3 steals per game while shooting 47.5 percent from the floor.
- Merritt Alderink 6-7 Jr Zeeland West: He averaged 19.3 points, 7.1 rebounds. 1.7 assists and 1.6 steals per game.
- Tae Boyd 6-3 Sr Grand Blanc Ferris State: He was the leading scorer and for Grand Blanc’s league and regional championship team, averaging 15.4 points per game while shooting 55 percent overall and 35 percent from three-point range.
- Travon Cooper 6-5 Sr Detroit Cass Tech: He was the starting center for Cass Tech’s state championship team, he averaged 11.5 points, 8.9 rebounds and 2.9 blocked shots per game.
- JaLen Jenkins 6-2 Jr Belleville: He averaged 15.1 points, 6.9 rebounds, 4.1 assists, 3.1 steals and 1.1 blocked shots per game while shooting 50.5 percent from the field and 75.1 percent from the stripe.
- Tyler Ode 6-6 Jr Saginaw Heritage: He averaged 20 points, 8 rebounds and 3.7 assists per game.
- Anthony Ribel 6-3 Jr Traverse City Central: He averaged 24 points, 6 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 1.8 steals per game while shooting 52 percent with 40.6 percent from three-point range.
- Xavier Thomas 6-6 Sr Birmingham Brother Rice Toledo: One of three 1,000 point scorers and four Divsion 1 players in Brother Rice’s starting five.
- Harrison Sorrelle 6-6 Sr Grand Haven Air Force: He averaged 21.4 points, 6.8 rebounds, 3.4 assists, 1.5 blocked shots and 2.2 steals per game, while shooting 52 percent from the floor and 72 percent from the line.
- Anthony Sydnor 6-3 Sr Muskegon Ferris State: He helped lead the Big Reds to the state championship game, averaging 14.3 points, 5 rebounds, 5 assists and 2 steals per game.
- Uchenna Amene 6-2 Jr Novi Catholic Central
- Chuck Bailey 6-4 Sr Hamtramck Evansville
- Marshaun Flakes 6-3 Sr East Kentwood
- Mike Sulaka 6-8 Sr Warren De La Salle Western Michigan
- Jaxson Whittaker 6-3 Jr Muskegon Reeths-Puffer
- Zavier Banks 6-6 Sr Detroit U-D Jesuit Oakland
- Warren Marshall 6-5 Jr Birmingham Brother Rice
- Macari Moore 6-2 So Ann Arbor Huron
- Brady Prieskorn 6-7 Jr Rochester Adams
- Cade Trudeau 6-7 Sr Petoskey Northwood
- Mohammad Habhab 6-8 Jr Dearborn Fordson
- Bryce Kurncz 6-1 Sr DeWitt Michigan Tech-fb
- Cameron Regnerus 6-8 Jr Grandville Grand Valley State
- Jonathan Sanderson 6-2 Fr Saline
- Lance Stone 5-7 So Detroit Renaissance
- Darrius Welch 6-6 Sr Lansing Waverly Adrian
- Teddy Williams 6-6 Sr Grand Ledge West Point-fb
- EJ Ryans 6-3 Jr Grand Rapids Northview
- Elisha Searcy 5-9 Sr Romulus
- Omar Suleiman 6-6 Sr Canton Lake Superior State
- Karter Richards 6-3 Jr Grosse Pointe South
- Kenneth Robertson 6-0 Sr Detroit Cass Tech
- Frederick Saunders 6-6 Jr Detroit Western
- Nino Smith 6-1 Sr Warren De La Salle Lake Superior State
- Tyler Spratt 6-4 Jr North Farmington
- Amari Allen 6-4 Sr Hamtramck
- Keshawn Fisher 6-6 Jr River Rouge
- Sam Lewis 6-5 Sr Milford Calvin
- Simon Neuhaus 6-5 Sr East Grand Rapids Hope
- KeMarion Tucker 6-2 Sr Battle Creek Central
- Travis Ambrose 6-8 Jr Muskegon Reeths-Puffer
- Evan Boyd 6-5 Sr East Lansing Central Michigan-fb
- Andrew Hollinger 6-7 Sr Temperance Bedford
- Mackhi Jackson 6-0 Sr North Farmington
- Drew Turnquist 6-9 Sr Lakeland
- Braylon Dickerson 6-4 Sr Ann Arbor Huron
- Luke Gelow 6-4 Jr Gaylord
- Luke Marlan 6-2 Jr Mason
- Caden Pokorzynski 6-6 Sr Rockford
- Noah Vanlaningham 5-11 Jr Mattawan
- Johnathan Coffey 6-7 Sr Detroit King
- Terrance Davis 6-6 Jr Muskegon
- David Day 5-11 Sr Muskegon Aquinas
- Dante Favors 6-7 Sr Canton
- Isaiah Foster 5-10 Sr Holt
- Eric Hobson 6-3 Sr Livonia Franklin
- Terrance Jones 6-2 Sr Kalamazoo Central Aquinas
- Jayden Potts 6-6 Sr Ann Arbor Skyline
- Elijah Searcy 5-10 Sr Romulus
- Parker Swartz 6-7 Sr Grand Rapids Northview
- Brayden Szamrej 6-1 Jr Hudsonville
- Ashton Tomassi 5-11 Sr Brighton
- Jacob White 6-3 Sr Detroit Renaissance
- Sharod Barnes 6-2 So Orchard Lake St. Mary’s
- Jake Champagne 6-1 So Oxford
- Greg Grays 6-0 Fr Farmington
- Jah Hatchett 5-11 So East Kentwood
- Cameron Hutson 6-5 So East Lansing
- Camden Karel 6-9 So Byron Center
- Greg Lawson 6-2 So Davison
- Chris McLavish 5-10 So Flint Carman-Ainsworth
- Carlos Medlock 6-0 Fr Wayne
- Mason Parker 6-0 So Troy
- Cameron Ryans 6-4 Fr Grand Rapids Northview
- Daniel Smythe 6-2 So Orchard Lake St. Mary’s
- BJ Walker 6-3 So Zeeland East
- Jaylohn Allen 6-1 Fr Wayne
- Leroy Blyden 5-9 So Detroit U-D Jesuit
- Jovaan Daniels 5-7 Fr Hudsonville
- Josh Gibson 6-3 So Birminghan Groves
- Alex Jamison 6-2 Fr Port Huron Northern
- Xavier Johnson 6-4 So Detroit U-D Jesuit
- John Kaul 6-2 So Clarkston
- Braylon Mannan 6-7 So Belleville
- James Martin 6-3 Fr Muskegon
- Corey Pittman 6-2 So West Bloomfield
- Corey Sadler 5-11 Fr Detroit Cass Tech
- Jordan Sigmon 6-2 Fr Detroit Renaissance
- Brady Swartz 6-4 So Grand Rapids Northview
- Darryl Thompkins 5-11 So East Kentwood
- Donnie Huddleston 6-2 So Grand Blanc