Texas City vs. Madison basketball

Texas City guard Caden Mckenzie dribbles to the goal past Madison's Nehemiah Ratliff in the Region III-5A area round playoff game at Pearland Dawson on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020.

Two Friendswood players earned superlatives, and a Texas City player earned another to headline the Galveston County contingent in the 22-5A all-district boys basketball awards.

The Mustangs’ Cole Kelly earned defensive player of the year accolades, while teammate Savion Skeete was named a co-newcomer of the year. The Stings’ Caden McKenzie was the district’s offensive player of the year.

Also representing Galveston County in the District 22-5A honors were:


• First team: Nehemiah Noel, Terry Webb

• Second team: Kristian Dalton, Giovanni Janke, Tyler Polzin

• Honorable mention: Wayne Green, John Matthews


• First team: Gracen McGregor

• Second team: Hudson Bockart

• Honorable mention: Luke Lipetska, Austin Petrovics, Jerome Scott


• First team: Tyler Trexler

• Honorable mention: Blake Wingate


• First team: Jacolby Belle, Leon Joubert III

• Second team: Drake Johnigan, Terrell Mitchell

• Honorable mention: Clovis McCain

James LaCombe: 409-683-5242, james.lacombe@galvnews.com or on Twitter @JamesAtGalvNews

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