Inquirer Preseason All-Area Boys' Basketball Team

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Vaux senior guard Rysheed Jordan has narrowed his college choices to St. John's, Temple, and UCLA. (Scholastic Play-by-Play Network)

INQUIRER BOYS' PRESEASON ALL-AREA BASKETBALL TEAM

FIRST TEAM

Player School Pos. Ht. Year

Rondae Jefferson Chester G-F 6-7 Sr.

B.J. Johnson Lower Merion G 6-7 Sr.

Rysheed Jordan Vaux G 6-3 G Sr.

Ja'Quan Newton Neumann-Goretti G 6-3 Jr.

Steve Vasturia St. Joseph's Prep G 6-5 Sr.

SECOND TEAM

Player School Pos. Ht. Year

Brandon Austin Imhotep Charter G 6-6 Sr.

John Davis Neumann-Goretti F 6-5 Sr.

Shep Garner Roman Catholic G 6-1 Jr.

Miles Overton St. Joseph's Prep G 6-4 Sr.

Jai Williams Phila. Electrical F-C 6-9 Sr.

THIRD TEAM

Player School Pos. Ht. Year

Conrad Chambers Chester G 6-2 Jr.

Julian Moore Germantown Academy F-C 6-9 Sr.

Amar Stukes La Salle G 6-1 Sr.

Jeremiah Worthem Math, Civics & Sciences F 6-7 Sr.

Yilret Yiljep Westtown F 6-7 Sr.

FOURTH TEAM

Player School Pos. Ht. Year

Steve Griffin Phila. Electrical G 6-0 Sr.

Nick Lindner Germantown Ac. G 6-1 Sr.

Horace Spencer William Tennent F-C 6-9 So.

Shafeek Taylor Math, Civics & Sciences G 6-4 Sr.

Yosef Yacob Archbishop Carroll G 6-0 Sr.

FIFTH TEAM

Player School Pos. Ht. Year

Hakeem Baxter Phila. Electrical G 6-2 Sr.

Tyree Bynum Penn Wood G 5-10 Sr.

Raheem Hall Lower Merion G 6-3 Sr.

Terry Larrier Phelps G 6-8 Jr.

Pat Smith Archbishop Wood G 6-4 Jr.

SIXTH TEAM

Player School Pos. Ht. Year

Levan "Shawn" Alston Haverford School G 6-4 So.

Anthony Durham Abington G 6-2 Sr.

Sammy Foreman Vaux G 6-0 So.

Malik Starkes Math, Civics & Sciences G 6-4 Jr.

Steve Smith La Salle G-F 6-7 Sr.

-Rick O'Brien

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