PIKEVILLE – Honorees from throughout the 15th Region were recognized during the 15th Region Coaches Association Awards Banquet/Dinner at the University of Pikeville Cafeteria on Sunday.
The 15th Region Coaches Association released its honors for the 2015-16 boys’ high school basketball season last week.
Lawrence County senior guard Robert Dalton was honored as the 15th Region Player of the Year.
East Ridge’s Randy McCoy and Lawrence County’s Travis York were named co-coaches of the year in the 15th Region.
South Floyd’s Andrew Tackett and Poppa Trammell, Allen Central’s Seth Hall and Prestonsburg’s Dalton Frasure were First Team selections.
The 15th Region Coaches Association Boys’ Basketball All-Region Team as as follows: Robert Dalton, Lawrence County (Player of the Year); Timmy Dalton, Lawrence County; Brandon Richardson, Lawrence County; Austin Chaffins, Lawrence County; Trenton Russell, Magoffin County; Jaren Lovely, Magoffin County; Hunter Swindall, Shelby Valley; Mason Blair, Johnson Central; Cole Crace, Johnson Central; Andrew Tackett, South Floyd; Poppa Trammell, South Floyd; Wyatt Battaile, Pikeville; Teddy Smith, Pike County Central; Dalton Frasure, Prestonsburg; Garrett Fannin, Belfry and Seth Hall, Allen Central.
Co-Coaches of the Year: Randy McCoy, East Ridge; Travis York, Lawrence County.
Honorable Mention selections were: Trey Little, East Ridge; Grant Kiser, Lawrence County; J.R. Tackett, South Floyd; Lamont Wright, Shelby Valley; Michael Conn, East Ridge; Darrin Morris, Paintsville; Cameron Blevins, Allen Central; Ryan Eads, Pike County Central; Tyler Burnett, Pike County Central; Blaine May, Pikeville; Bradley Dalton, Sheldon Clark; Christian Mounts, Phelps; Jake Collins, South Floyd; Austin Woolum, Belfry; Drew Hatfield, Sheldon Clark; Zach Hamilton, Betsy Layne and Kyle Watkins, Betsy Layne.
Steve LeMaster is the editor of The Floyd County Times. He can be reached at (606) 886-8506.