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Crossroads League Announces Men’s Basketball Award Winners

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Crossroads League Announces Men’s Basketball Award Winners

 

AVON, Ohio – The Crossroads League announced its 2020-2021 Men’s Basketball All-League honors on Wednesday, following Indiana Wesleyan’s regular season championship and one day after Marian’s CL Tournament Championship.

 

The Wildcats took home three of the league’s top honors and claimed 10 total awards, highlighted by Greg Tonagel being named the CL Coach of the Year, Kyle Mangas taking home a fourth-straight CL Player-of-the-Year nod and Seth Maxwell repeating as the CL Defensive Player of the Year. Clay Hilliard of Mount Vernon Nazarene claimed the fourth top honor, as the CL Freshman of the Year.

 

The Crossroads League First-Team was filled by Mangas and Maxwell of IWU, along with TreVion Crews of Bethel, Cameron Wolter and Christian Stewart of Marian, Jevon Knox of MVNU, Antwaan Cushingberry of Saint Francis, Zach Goodline of Huntington, Jason Hubbard of Taylor and Haden Deaton of Grace.

 

The All-Crossroads League honors were voted on by the 10 head coaches from around the league and announced by the Crossroads League office.

 

2020-2021 Crossroads League Coach of the Year

Greg Tonagel, Indiana Wesleyan

 

2020-2021 Crossroads League Player of the Year

Kyle Mangas, Indiana Wesleyan

 

2020-2021 Crossroads League Defensive Player of the Year

Seth Maxwell, Indiana Wesleyan

 

2020-2021 Crossroads League Freshman of the Year

Clay Hilliard, Mount Vernon Nazarene

 

2020-2021 First-Team All-Crossroads League

Kyle Mangas, Indiana Wesleyan
TreVion Crews, Bethel
Cameron Wolter, Marian
Jevon Knox, Mount Vernon Nazarene
Seth Maxwell, Indiana Wesleyan
Antwaan Cushingberry, Saint Francis
Zach Goodline, Huntington
Christian Stewart, Marian
Jason Hubbard, Taylor
Haden Deaton, Grace

2020-2021 Second-Team All-Crossroads League

David Ejah, Saint Francis
CJ Penha, Taylor
Tahj Curry, Goshen
Caleb Middlesworth, Huntington
Clay Hilliard, Mount Vernon Nazarene
Jared Dehart, Bethel
Noah Smith, Indiana Wesleyan
Christian Harvey, Marian
Jalen Mull, Saint Francis
Jake Wadding, Grace

 

2020-2021 Honorable Mention All-Crossroads League

Nathan Aerts, Bethel
Austin Branagan, Goshen
Kyle Kegley, Mount Vernon Nazarene
Cade Gibbs, Grace
Michael Thompson, Indiana Wesleyan
Hank Pulver, Huntington

 

2020-2021 Crossroads League All-Defensive Team

Seth Maxwell, Indiana Wesleyan
Jason Hubbard, Taylor
Tyrie Johnson, Marian
Noah Smith, Indiana Wesleyan
Jalen Mull, Saint Francis

 

2020-2021 Crossroads League All-Freshmen Team

Clay Hilliard, Mount Vernon Nazarene
Jake Wadding, Grace
Cade Gibbs, Grace
Kade Ruegsegger, Mount Vernon Nazarene
Tayson Parker, Indiana Wesleyan