Boys Varsity Basketball · Chandler Otis Named to the Ashland Daily Independent All Area Team


Pictured is The Daily Independent 2018-19 All-Area Boys Basketball Team. Front row, from left: Blake Stewart, Jacob Rice, Brady Nelson, Greg Mershon, Garrett Greene, Colby Fugate, Tanner Dickerson, Talbott Taylor, Blake Evans and Tristan Miller. Back row, from left: Tyler Maynard, Jordan Brooks, Devaunte Robinson, Kirk Pence, Jake Helton, Braden Leadingham, Chandler Otis, Sam O’Keefe, Isaiah May, Korbin Spencer and coach Jason Mays. Absent from picture: Brady Madden, Mason Moore and Travis Trimble.

Bath County Basketball senior Chandler Otis was named to the Ashland Daily Independent All Area Team.

Otis averaged 15.2 points per game and almost 6 rebounds per game.

The newspaper’s sports department selected the Player and Coach of the Year. The team is assembled by northeastern Kentucky coaches’ votes.

2018-19 ALL-AREA BOYS BASKETBALL TEAM

Jordan Brooks (East Carter)
Tanner Dickerson (Elliott Co.)
Blake Evans (Morgan Co.)
Colby Fugate (Paintsville)
Garrett Greene (Fairview)
Jake Helton (Morgan Co.)
Braden Leadingham (West Carter)
Brady Madden (Rowan Co.)
Isaiah May (Johnson Central)
Tyler Maynard (Lawrence Co.)
Greg Mershon (Raceland)
Tristan Miller (Russell)
Mason Moore (Rowan Co.)
Brady Nelson (Greenup Co.)
Sam O’Keefe (Lewis Co.)
Chandler Otis (Bath Co.)
Kirk Pence (Raceland)
Jacob Rice (Johnson Central)
Devaunte Robinson (Ashland)
Korbin Spencer (Elliott Co.)
Blake Stewart (Boyd Co.)
Talbott Taylor (Boyd Co.)
Travis Trimble (Menifee Co.)

PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Korbin Spencer (Elliott Co.)

COACH OF THE YEAR
Jason Mays (Ashland)

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