16 area players earns special, honorable mention

MARQUETTE — Sixteen area high school boys basketball players earned Special Mention and Honorable Mention when awards were voted on Tuesday in Marquette by the Upper Peninsula Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association.

Here are the area players honored:

SPECIAL MENTION

Divisions 1-3 —

Blake Hewitt, Westwood; Drew Lindberg, Negaunee; Raffy Millado, Marquette; and Gavin Sundberg, Ishpeming

Division 4 —

Jesse Matson, Munising

HONORABLE MENTION

Divisions 1-3 —

Ty Alderton, Westwood; Louie Bogda, L’Anse; Kanton Lauzon, Manistique; Ethan Martysz, Marquette; Zach Niemi, Westwood; Reese Waara, L’Anse; Drew Wyble, Marquette; Darius Yohe, Ishpeming

Division 4 —

Josh Huotari, Munising; Eli Luokkala, Republic-Michigamme; Beau Rondeau, Superior Central

Information compiled by Journal Sports Editor Steve Brownlee. His email address is sbrownlee@miningjournal.net.