skip navigation

18 NIKE EYBL alumni selected as Gatorade State Player of the Year

By D1 Circuit Staff, 03/08/18, 2:45PM EST



The 2017-18 high school basketball season is coming to an end, which means it's time for Gatorade to name their top player in each state.

18 different EYBL alumni were selected as the top player in their state, including four that will suit up in this year's circuit.

All Ohio Red, Team Takeover (DC) and Brad Beal Elite (MO) each had two players selected as POY.

Scroll down for the entire list of Gatorade POY selections.

2018 EYBL Alumni selected as Gatorade POY

First Last State High School EYBL Team HS Stats
Trendon Watford Alabama Mountain Brook Nike Team Florida (FL) 23.3 PPG, 12.3 RPG, 3.0 APG, 2.2 BPG
Myles Dread Washington DC Gonzaga Team Takeover (DC) 14.1 PPG, 4.5 RPG, 3.6 APG, 1.3 SPG
RJ Barrett Florida Montverde UPLAY Canada (CAN) 28.7 PPG, 8.5 RPG, 4.5 APG, 1.5 SPG
EJ Liddell Illinois Belleville West Brad Beal Elite (MO) 20.9 PPG, 8.2 RPG, 6.0 BPG, 2.9 APG
Ja’Vonte Smart Louisiana Scotlandville Houston Hoops (TX) 33.4 PPG, 10.7 RPG, 6.1 APG, 2.0 SPG
Jalen Smith Maryland Mt. St. Joseph Team Takeover (DC) 22.2 PPG, 12.0 RPG, 4.0 BPG, 62.0 FG%
Foster Loyer Michigan Clarkston All Ohio Red (OH) 26.0 PPG, 3.5 RPG, 6.0 APG, 3.9 SPG
Tre Jones Minnesota Apple Valley Howard Pulley (MN) 22.9 PPG, 8.9 RPG, 6.3 APG, 3.8 SPG
Robert Woodard Mississippi Columbus MEBO Elite (MS) 18.2 PPG, 9.6 RPG, 2.0 BPG, 1.9 SPG
Joe Girard III New York Glens Falls City Rocks (NY) 50.0 PPG, 7.0 RPG, 6.0 APG
Coby White North Carolina Greenfield Team CP3 (NC) 31.1 PPG, 10.0 RPG, 8.0 APG
Dane Goodwin Ohio Upper Arlington All Ohio Red (OH) 23.9 PPG, 9.6 RPG, 1.2 SPG
Kamaka Hepa Oregon Jefferson Portland BC (OR) 16.6 PPG, 10.4 RPG, 6.3 BPG, 3.5 APG
Robby Carmody Pennsylvania Mars Area Renaissance (NY) 33.1 PPG, 14.1 RPG, 4.7 APG, 4.0 SPG
Brycen Goodine Rhode Island St. Andrew’s School BABC (MA) 21.1 PPG, 6.5 RPG, 5.0 APG, 2.4 SPG
Mason Harrell Oklahoma Carl Albert Team Griffin 33.3 PPG, 4.6 RPG, 4.5 APG, 3.4 SPG
Darius Garland Tennessee Brentwood Academy Brad Beal Elite (MO) 27.6 PPG, 5.0 RPG, 4.3 APG, 1.7 SPG
Keldon Johnson Virginia Oak Hill Boo Williams (VA) 22.1 PPG, 7.2 RPG, 4.5 APG, 2.0 SPG