WCBA 5th Blue guard Aiden Smalls named Big Shots All-Star at Next Generation with Team Felton tournament
Six players from WCBA were named all-stars at the Big Shots Next Generation with Team Felton tournament over the weekend.
Four players from the WCBA 5th Blue team and two players from the WCBA 7th Blue team were named to the all-star roster. It was the season-opener for the 7th grade team and the second runner-up finish for the 5th grade team.
On the 5th grade team, Aiden Smalls, Elijah Deifer, Web Brogdon and Gordie Balas were all named to the all-star roster.
Smalls scored 20 points in the championship game, where 5th Blue lost in the final seconds, 46-44. Brogdon also had a 20-point game earlier in the tournament, while Balas led the tournament in scoring, averaging 14 points per game. Deifer averaged 8 points per game.
Braxton Rushing and Dana Thompson were each named all-stars from the WCBA 7th Blue team. Rushing led the team in scoring and scored 12 points in a loss to Wilson Elite. Rushing also led the team in rebounding and tied with Thompson to lead the team in steals.
Thompson was third on the team in scoring and tied for second in assists. Against the RDC Lakers, Thompson posted six points and five rebounds.