Local athletes were recognized on the District 7 boys basketball teams that were recently announced.
Andrew Thornton was chosen second team All-District 7 for Swanton. Honorable mention All-District 7 for the Bulldogs was Josh Vance.
Evergreen had a pair make the All-District 7 first team.
Mason Loeffler and Nate Brighton received that honor for the Vikings. Jack Etue of Evergreen was honorable mention in District 7.
Longtime Viking coach Jerry Keifer was named coach of the year.
Braden Risner and Josh Tresnan-Reighard made honorable mention for Delta.
Joey Holifield of Cardinal Stritch was the player of the year in District 7.
Mason Loeffler, Evergreen; Elijah Zimmerman, Archbold; Nate Brighton, Evergreen; Avondre Reed, Fostoria; Carter Burdue, Liberty Center; Nate Gerber, Wayne Trace; Jacob Meyer, Eastwood.
Player of the Year: Joey Holifield, Cardinal Stritch.
Jhaiden Wilson, Cardinal Stritch; John Kight, Ottawa Hills; Mike Rightnowar, Genoa; Noah Keifer, Otsego; Andrew Thornton, Swanton; Bryce Reynolds, Elmwood; Evan Willitzer, Tinora.
Delta: Braden Risner, Josh Tresnan-Reighard.
Evergreen: Jack Etue.
Swanton: Josh Vance.