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Shelbyville's Sandman named to All-HHC squad

Shelbyville junior Ollie Sandman has been selected to the Hoosier Heritage Conference All-Conference Boys Basketball Team.

The high-scoring guard was one of 12 players honored by the HHC.

Sandman (photo) averaged a HHC-best 20.5 points per game this season and averaged 2.7 rebounds and 1.1 assists for the Golden Bears.

The All-HHC squad included representatives from all eight conference member schools. Three of the seniors are committed to play college basketball next season.

IUPUI recruits Amhad Jarrard (14.6 ppg, 4.3 rpg, 3.8 apg) and Armon Jarrard (16.3 ppg, 3.9 rpg, 3.4 apg) of Mt. Vernon lead the all-conference selections.



Also named All-HHC were Delta senior Neil Marshall (15.9 ppg, 3.2 rpg), Greenfield-Central junior Dylan Moles (19.2 ppg, 3.6 rpg, 3.2 apg), New Castle senior Dawson Scott (11.1 ppg, 9.4 rpg) and junior Gavin Welch (13 ppg, 4.6 rpg), New Palestine senior and Indiana Tech commit Steele Brasfield (19.6 ppg, 4.8 rpg) and juniors Ian Stephens (12.5 ppg, 9.7 rpg) and Blaine Nunnally (13.8 ppg, 2.3 rpg, 4.4 apg), Pendleton Heights senior Jamison Dunham (18.3 ppg, 3.7 rpg) and Yorktown junior A.J. Dunn (13.2 ppg, 4.7 rpg).

New Castle head coach Daniel Cox was named HHC Coach of the Year.

Mt. Vernon was crowned HHC champion with a perfect 7-0 record. The Marauders finished the season 22-3.

New Palestine (18-7, 5-2 HHC) and New Castle (17-5, 5-2) were runners-up with Greenfield-Central (15-8, 4-3), Pendleton Heights (8-16, 3-4), Delta (12-12, 2-5), Yorktown (10-15, 2-5) and Shelbyville (5-18, 0-7) completing the standings.