North Side junior Keion Brooks was named the Tiffany Gooden Award winner at the annual basketball awards banquet at Parkview's Mirro Center for Research and Innovation tonight. The award is given to the best basketball player in the SAC, boys or girls, regardless of grade.
South Side's Juanita Goodwell was named the SAC Girls Coach of the Year after guiding the Archers to an SAC Tournament championship and a regional championship game appearance. Carroll's Marty Beasley won the conference's Boys Coach of the Year honors after claiming the regular-season crown.
The banquet also honored the All-SAC first-team and All-Northeast Indiana first-team players and highlighted Central Noble for its Class 2A state championship.
The awards ceremony is co-sponsored by The Journal Gazette and Parkview Sports Medicine.