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Gainesville's Cantrell, Flowery Branch's Sykes named Region 8-AAAAA Players of the Year
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Flowery Branch’s Tavia Sykes is the Region 8-AAAAA All-Region Girls Player of the Year and Gainesville’s Shaquan Cantrell is the Boys Player of the Year, the region announced Thursday.

Lady Falcons’ coach Hazel Hall was also honored as the Girls Coach of the Year, and Red Elephants coach Todd Cottrell is the Boys Coach of the Year.

Flowery Branch was also represented by Jacy Ramey and Marissa Ivey on the Girls All-Region team, and Jamaad Stephens was named to the Boys All-Region team.

8-AAAAA All-Region Teams

Girls Player of the Year

Tavia Sykes, Flowery Branch

Girls Coach of the Year

Hazel Hall, Flowery Branch

Girls All-Region Team

Tiyonda Davis, Winder-Barrow
Kayonnah Perrin, Clarke Central
Marissa Ivey, Flowery Branch
Nikkira Brown, Salem
Ayanna Mitchell, Salem
Addie McNeely, Clarke Central
Ryan Burke, Apalachee
Jacy Ramey, Flowery Branch
Aujuana Dawkins, Heritage
Breana Taylor, Cedar Shoals

Boys Player of the Year

Shaquan Cantrell Gainesville

Boys Coach of the Year

Todd Cottrell Gainesville

Boys All-Region Team

Cameron Blakley, Apalachee
Jamaad Stephens, Flowery Branch
Cameron Johnson, Clarke Central
Leroy Legette, Clarke Central
Dedrick Turner, Salem
Jamaal Garror, Salem
Zay Hester, Winder-Barrow
Dontai Robinson, Cedar Shoals
D’Andre Mahaffey, Cedar Shoals
Takein Dixson, Loganville
DJ Evans, Loganville

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