Four players from Lee’s Summit area schools were selected recently to the Missouri Basketball Association All-State teams.
Monte Harrison of Lee’s Summit West and Drew Lock of Lee’s Summit were chosen for the Class 5 boys team. Harrison, a 6-foot-3 senior, averaged 18 points and eight rebounds a game in leading the Titans to a 27-3 record and a third-place finish in the Class 5 state tournament.
Lock, a 6-3 junior, averaged a team-high 20.4 points and 7.9 rebounds a game for the Tigers, who finished 20-8 and won their first district title since 2000. He also became the sixth player in the school’s history to score more than 1,000 points in his career, the first since Robbie Graves in 1998.
Taurin Hughes of Summit Christian Academy was selected to the Class 3 boys team. Hughes, a senior, finished as the Eagles’ career scoring leader and led the team to a 24-6 record and the Class 3 quarterfinals.
Lee’s Summit North senior Imani Johnson was selected the Class 5 girls team. Johnson, who averaged nearly 18 points as game, broke the Broncos career scoring record as she helped them reach the Class 5 final.