Bryce Warrecker of Santa Barbara is honored as league MVP for the second straight year. (Noozhawk file photo)
Tony Njia of San Marcos is named Channel League co-MVP.

Tony Njia of San Marcos is named Channel League co-MVP. (Noozhawk file photo)

Santa Barbara High and San Marcos shared the Channel League boys basketball title and the league’s post-season individual awards.

Forward Bryce Warrecker of the Dons and shooting guard Tony Njia of the Royals were named the co-Most Valuable Players. The led their teams to 9-1 records. 

For Warrecker, who is headed to Cal Poly on a baseball scholarship, this is the second straight year he’s been voted the league basketball MVP.

The Defensive MVP honor went to senior Jackson Gonzales of Santa Barbara and junior Isaiah Hicks of San Marcos.

The Coach of the Year Award also was split between Santa Barbara’s Corey Adam and Jelani Hicks of San Marcos.

San Marcos had two players named to the all-league first team, senior guard Tommy Condon and junior guard John Connolly. Condon is a repeat first-team pick.

Santa Barbara senior point guard Stephen Davis and Dos Pueblos senior foward Baylor Huyck also earned first-team honors for the second straight year.



Bryce Warrecker, Santa Barbara, Forward, 12

Tony Njia, San Marcos, Guard, 12

Defensive MVP

Jackson Gonzales, Santa Barbara, Guard, 12

Isaiah Hicks, San Marcos, Guard, 11

Coach of the Year

Corey Adam, Santa Barbara

Jelani Hicks, San Marcos

First Team All League

Name, School, Position, Year

Stephen Davis, Santa Barbara, Guard, 12

John Connolly, San Marcos, Guard, 11

Reggie Orr, Cabrillo, Guard, 10

Baylor Huyck, Dos Pueblos, Guard, 12

Landon Lassahn, Santa Ynez, Guard, 9

Tommy Condon, San Marcos, Guard, 12

Collin Oestereich. Lompoc, Center, 12

Second Team

Jasper Johnson, Santa Barbara, Guard, 11

Will Pace, San Marcos, Center, 12

Hayden Jory, Cabrillo, Guard, 11

Alex Perez, Dos Pueblos, Guard, 11

Jeremy Hicks, Cabrillo, Guard, 12

Ryan Morgan, Lompoc, Forward, 12

Siggy Porter, Santa Ynez, Forward, 12

Honorable Mention

Santa Barbara: Erik Strandberg, Forward, 11; Moki Nacario, Guard, 12

Santa Ynez: Nate Rogers, Guard, 12; Tyler Rasmussen, Forward, 12

Lompoc: Elijah Perkins, Guard, 11; Walker Grossi, Forward,  12

Cabrillo: Alec Brown, Forward, 12; Lorenzo Martinez, Guard, 9

San Marcos: Thomas Kinzler, Guard 11; Shakir Ahmad, Guard, 10

Dos Pueblos: Alex McCeney, Guard, 12; Kael Rillie, Guard, 10


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