Basketball: Two parish players make honorable mention 5A All-State


Parkway senior Artavious Lynn and Airline senior Kei McCoy have been named honorable mention on the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 5A All-State basketball team.

Lynn, a 6-foot-5 post player, averaged 17 points and 13 rebounds for a team that lost to eventual state champion Scotlandville in the quarterfinals of the state playoffs.

McCoy, a 5-7 senior guard, averaged 16.1 points, 4.3 assists and 2.3 rebounds for 20-game winner Airline.

Lynn and McCoy were the MVPs on The Press-Tribune’s All-Parish boys and girls teams, respectively.

Byrd senior Chad Lott made the boys’ first team.

— Staff Reports