Boy cagers face challenges as hoop season begins

Seneca Valley came within a game of playing for a Maryland 3A state title last season but the Germantown public school has one of the county’s top returning players in senior guard Brandon Simpson.
A four-year varsity performer, Simpson averaged 13 points per game last season in leading the Screaming Eagles to a 3A state semifinal appearance.
Quince Orchard boasts perhaps the county’s top returning backcourt in seniors Johnny Fierstein and Matt Kelly who combined to average nearly 40 points per game last season.


All-Sentinel’s boys basketball team named

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0209CHSNWHS-68Player of the Year Andrew Kostecka. FILE PHOTO

Coach of the Year – Carl Parker, Sandy Spring Friends School

Parker guided the boys’ basketball program to their first Potomac Valley Athletic Conference championship in 22 years. The Wildebeests finished the 2015-16 campaign with an overall 21-7 record including a 17-2 mark in the PVAC.

Player of the Year – Andrew Kostecka, Clarksburg, Sr.

The Loyola (MD) signee averaged 19 points, 6.3 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game for Clarksburg and helped lead the Coyotes to a 17-9 record including an appearance in the 4A West region championship game. Kostecka, a 6-foot-4 guard, was selected to participate in the 43rd annual Capital Classic High School All-Star Game.

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