Kansas Basketball Coaches Association All-Star Rosters Announced

The KBCA All Star Games will be played on June 22, 2019 at Mabee Arena on the campus of Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina. The girls game will begin at 6:00 with the boys to follow at 8:15.

GIRLS – WHITE TEAM

Abby Oliver – Wabaunsee – 5’11” – Forward
Arie Roper – Haven – 5’6″ – Guard
Bri Rutherford – South Central – 5’7″ – Guard
Chisom Ajekwu – Lawrence – 6’3″ – Forward
Emilee Ebert – Frankfort – 6′ – Guard
Jacy Dalinghaus – Nemaha Central – 5’9″ – Post
Kia Wilson – Manhattan – 6’1″ – Forward
Kirsten Young – Burlington – 5’9″ – Guard
Lauren Campuzano – Rural Vista – 5’9″ – Guard
Macey Frost – Baldwin – 5’5″ – Guard
Ryan Cobbins – KC Piper – 6′ – Forward
Tiffany Dortland – Russell – 5’7″ – Guard

Coaches: Rick Hetzel (St. Thomas-Aquinas), Pat Stiles (Central Plains)

GIRLS – BLUE TEAM

Addyson Emmons – Leon-Bluestem – 5’7″ – Guard
Britney Ho – Bishop Carroll – 6′ – Forward
Carly Bachelor – Washburn Rural – 6′ – Forward
Cathy Farmer – St. Mary’s Colgan – 5’11” – Forward
Gina Ballesteros – Ulysses – 5’8″ – Guard
Halie Jones – Maize – 5’11” – Guard
Hannah Willey – Abilene – 5’9″ – Guard
KayCee Miller – Golden Plains – 5’7″ – Guard
Lauren Danahy – Garden Plain – 5’9″ – Guard
Macy Doebele – Hanover – 5’11” – Guard
Madison Haney – Ulysses – 5’10” – Guard
Mary Broxterman – Royal Valley – 6′ – Forward

Coaches: Kevin Bordewick (Washburn Rural), Kody Kasselman (Garden Plain), Kyle Porter (Royal Valley)


BOYS – WHITE TEAM

Brett Liebl – Central Plains – 6’2” – Forward
Caleb Grill – Maize – 6’3” – Guard
Caleb Muia – Girard – 6’4” – Guard
Cevin Clark – Arkansas City – 6’ – Guard
Clarence King – Lawrence – 6’1” – Guard
John Long – Santa Fe Trail – 6’1” – Guard
John Pfannenstiel – Ness City – 6’1” – Guard
Johnny Murdock – Wichita Southeast – 5’11” – Guard
Kael Kordonowy – Maize South – 6’7” – Center
Mason Thiessen – Inman – 6’8” – Center
Skyler Rhoads – Shawnee Mission South – 6’5” – Forward
Trey Sides – Phillipsburg – 6’ – Guard

Coaches: Rod Wescott (Girard), Brandt Rogers (Ness City), Brett Rolfs (Central Plains)

BOYS – BLUE TEAM

Braden Belt – Andover Central – 6′ – Guard
Caden Vanlandingham – Wichita Trinity – 6′ – Guard
Christian Braun – Blue Valley Northwest – 6’7″ – Guard
Easton Leedom – Andover Central – 6’3″ – Guard
Izek Jackson – Chapman – 6’5″ – Center
Jake Alexander – McPherson – 6’5″ – Guard
Jordan White – Washburn Rural – 6’1″ – Forward
Kaleb Hammeke – Hutchinson Trinity-Catholic – 6′ – Guard
Mason Osborne – St. John-Hudson – 6’4” – Guard
Michael Peake – Blue Valley Northwest – 6’8″ – Center
Trey Duffey – Topeka Seaman – 6’5″ – Forward
Tymer Jackson – Olathe North – 6’1″ – Guard

Coaches: Jesse Herrmann (Andover Central), Ed Fritz (Blue Valley Northwest)

Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids and graduated from Valley Heights High School in 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communications. In 2002 Derek joined Taylor Communications, Inc. in Salina, Kansas working in digital media for 550 AM KFRM and 100.9 FM KCLY. Following that stop, he joined Dierking Communications, Inc. stations KNDY AM & FM as a board operator and fill-in sports play-by-play announcer. Starting in 2005 Derek joined the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network as a Studio Coordinator at 101 The Fox in Kansas City, a role he would serve for 15 years culminating in the Super Bowl LIV Championship game broadcast. In 2021 he moved to Audacy, formerly known as Entercom Communications, Inc. and 106.5 The Wolf and 610 Sports Radio, the new flagship stations of the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, the largest radio network in the NFL. Through all of this, Derek continues to serve as the Digital Media Director for Sunflower State Radio, the digital and social media operations of Dierking Communications, Inc. and the 6 radio stations it owns and operates across Kansas.