WARREN, Pa. – The inaugural D9and10Sports.com District 9 preseason All-District boys’ basketball team features a talented collection of players including four 1,000-point scorers and another who will reach the mark shortly after the season starts.
The team is headlined by returning All-State player Hayden Callen of Clarion-Limestone. Callen was a third-team selection in Class 1A a year ago after averaging 19.7 points, 8.6 rebounds, 3.7 steals, 2.6 assists, and 2.6 blocks per game. He enters his senior year with 1,211 career points.
Joining Callen are fellow seniors Levi Orton of A-C Valley, Chase Beighley of Karns City, Cal German of Clarion, Hayden Keck of Coudersport, and Jace Miner of Brookville.
Orton averaged 22.9 points, 9.8 rebounds. 27 steals, and 1.2 assists per game a year ago while shooting 50.1 percent from the field. He has 1,177 career points.
Beighley was the leading scorer in District 9 in 2019-20 averaging 24.3 points per game while adding 6.1 rebounds, 5.1 assists, and 3.2 steals per game and shooting 49.1 percent from the field. He has 1,129 career points.
German scored 20.6 points per contest last year while adding 4.0 rebounds. 4.0 assists, and 3.0 steals per game. An 84 percent free-throw shooter as a junior, German has 1,144 career points.
Keck averaged 16.8 points, 4.6 rebounds, 3.9 assists, and 2.8 steals per game while shooting 56.1 percent from the field. He has 974 career points.
Miner, the only player from a defending District 9 championship team, averaged 11.9 points. 3.3 rebounds. 28 steals, and 1.8 assists per contest for the Raiders while shooting 46.7 percent from the field.
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D9AND10SPORTS.COM PRESEASON ALL-DISTRICT 9 BOYS TEAM
Levi Orton, A-C Valley
Jace Miner, Brookville
Cal German, Clarion
Hayden Callen, Clarion-Limestone
Hayden Keck, Coudersport
Chase Beighley, Karns City