All-region basketball: Benson, Lindley named players of year in 4-AAA

Will Benson of Westminster and Takiria Lindley of South Atlanta are the Region 4-AAA players of the year as chosen by the region’s coaches.

Benson, who has signed with Duke as a baseball player, averaged 18 points and 10 rebounds while shooting 59 percent from the field.

Lindley averaged 25 points, 12 rebounds and three steals.

BOYS

Player of the year: Will Benson, Westminster

Devontae Dean, South Atlanta

JaQuavius Hayes, Maynard Jackson

Ahsan Asadullah, North Clayton

Jelani Woods, Cedar Grove

Terrill Hall, Decatur

Anthony Edwards, Therrell

Artavious Banks, South Atlanta

Justin James, Therrell

Antony Edwards, Therrell

Devonta Pullins, South Atlanta

Darius Williams, Douglass

Tyler Barry, Westminster

Ali Jacob, Maynard Jackson

Jamarcus Sanders, North Clayton

John Michael Bertrand ,Blessed Trinity

GIRLS

Player of the Year: Takiria Lindley South Atlanta (Sr)

Hannah Morgan, Westminster

Janay Williams, Decatur

Lawrencia Simon, South Atlanta

Keimeshia Walker, Maynard  Jackson

Erica Gibbons,  Maynard Jackson

Dalania Clardy, North Clayton

Maya Longacre, Westminster

Moena Battle, North Clayton

Jasmine Walker, Washington

Leanna Ramos Cedar Grove

Katie Hynekamp Blessed Trinity

Regan McGovern Blessed Trinity

Nekiyah Thompson, Douglass

Toiryn Hunter, Therrell

Ashley Lewis, Towers