January 27, 2022

Purple Tigers’ Armstrong an all-league pick

SCAC All-Stars: Boys’ Basketball

The Salt City Athletic Conference announced its all-league selections for the 2019-20 boys’ basketball season.

Cortland’s Noah Armstrong earned Empire Division third team honors with 12.6 points and 5.4 assists per game.

Payton Shumpert of Jamesville-DeWitt was named Empire Division player of the year, while Jim Kilpatrick of East Syracuse-Minoa was named coach of the year.

The Empire Division first team consisted of Tim Giblin of Central Square, Seth Grimshaw of Fulton, Devin Mascato-Buffaloe and Nick Peterson of ES-M and Preston Shumpert of Jamesville-DeWitt.

Empire Division second team nods went to Jay Baranick and Troy Churney, Jr. of Auburn, Jaylen Brantley of Fowler, Matt Cieplicki of Jamesville-DeWitt, Jimmy Ferns of ES-M and Brandon Kulakowski of Central Square.

Joining Armstrong on the third team were Trey Autry of Jamesville-DeWitt, Jake Brod- erick of Fulton, Matt Burchill-Wright of ES- M, Keyon Johnston of Oswego and Cruz Springer of Central Square.