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Heritage/Salem earn All-region honors
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Another year in the books for Region 8-AAAAA and now it's time to honor some of the best players to grace the floor this season, as well as the coaches. Heritage players Isaiah Banks, Rashad Jones and Asia Caldwell headline the teams, along with Heritage boys' head coach Vernon Denmark. Standouts Ayanna Mitchell, Shay Tarver and Austin Samuel represent Salem on the list.

Region 8-AAAAA Boys All-region Team

Alantae Billings - Apalachee

Kent Knowles - Apalachee

D'Andre Mahaffey - Cedar Shoals

Philandorus Fleming - Cedar Shoals

William Howard - Clark Central

Taylor Bourdage - Flowery Branch

DMarcus Simonds - Gainesville

Rashad Jones - Heritage

Isaiah Banks - Heritage

Adrian Martin - Lanier

Austin Samuel - Salem

Player of the Year - Kamar Baldwin - Apalachee

Coach Of The Year - Vernon Denmark - Heritage

Region 8-AAAAA Girls All-region Team

Daishai Almond (Fr.) - Cedar Shoals

Schekinah Bimpa (Jr.) - Loganville

Aryanna Gerald (So.) - Loganville

Asia Caldwell (So.) - Heritage

Taylor Hawks (So.) - Gainesville

Markia Lester (Sr.) - Clarke Central

Olivia Nelson-Ododa (Fr.) - Winder-Barrow

Lexie Sengkhammee (Fr.) - Flowery Branch

Juliann Sutton (So.) - Flowery Branch

Shay Tarver (Sr.) - Salem

Region Player of the Year: Ayanna Mitchell (Sr.) - Salem

Coach of the Year: John Zorn - Loganville High School