Chapel Hill's Michael Harris. (Christopher Vinn,

District champion Chapel Hill took home four of the top five awards on the 16-3A all-district boys basketball team, as voted by the district's coaches.

Chapel Hill 6-foot-6 senior post Michael Harris was named Most Valuable Player. Classmate Julius Hill, a guard, received Offensive Player of the Year honors, while junior guard D.D. Mumphrey was named Defensive Player of the Year.

Chapel Hill's Robert Sampson, who led the Bulldogs to a 22-10 record, 16-3A championship, and Class 3A Region II second-round playoff appearance, garnered Coach of the Year accolades.

Kilgore sophomore guard Xaviar Gaona was named Newcomer of the Year after helping Kilgore to a 16-15 record and 3A Region II quarterfinal appearance.

Spring Hill had three first-team all-district selections, followed by Bullard, Kilgore, and Gladewater with two apiece.


  • MVP -- Michael Harris, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • Offensive Player of the Year -- Julius Hill, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • Defensive Player of the Year -- D.D. Mumphrey, Jr., Chapel Hill
  • Newcomer of the Year -- Xaviar Gaona, Soph., Kilgore
  • Coach of the Year -- Robert Sampson, Chapel Hill


First Team

  • Clay Lattier, Spring Hill
  • Ben Brundrett, Spring Hill
  • Matt Williams, Spring Hill
  • Corbin Howard, Bullard
  • Scott Lowrie, Bullard
  • D.J. Sammons, Chapel Hill
  • Trey Conrod, Kilgore
  • Hector Peralez, Kilgore
  • Pat Finch, Gilmer
  • Jalen Wells, Gladewater
  • Treyvon Gordon, Gladewater
  • Tre' Hollins, Henderson


Second Team

  • Kendon Womack, Spring Hill
  • Jordan Phelan, Spring Hill
  • Adam Lattier, Spring Hill
  • Chandler Clark, Bullard
  • Hunter Landrum, Bullard
  • Keith Minor, Chapel Hill
  • Keilon Moore, Chapel Hill
  • Kavondre Wallace, Chapel Hill
  • Kevrin Justice, Kilgore
  • Alvin Davis, Kilgore
  • Clery Delmas, Kilgore
  • Nick Smith, Gilmer
  • Jamal Barnes, Gilmer
  • Zane Boles, Henderson