February 27, 2013

All-Conference Men's Basketball Team; F&M's Hayk Gyokchyan Named Player of Year

2012-13 All-Centennial Team

Hayk Gyokchyan, Franklin & Marshall

First Team
Pos / Name / Cl / Ht / Hometown / High School
G-Alex Zurn, Gettysburg % / Sr / 6-4 / Brookeville, Md. / St. Andrew's Episcopal
G-Adam Honig, Dickinson # / Jr / 6-0 / Chappauqa, N.Y. / Horace Greeley
F-Hayk Gyokchyan, Franklin & Marshall # / Sr / 6-7 / Beirut, Lebanon / Lawrenceville School, N.J.
F-Gerry Wixted, Dickinson # / Soph / 6-7 / Moorestown, N.J. / Lawrenceville School
F-Kevin Hargrove, Muhlenberg / Jr / 6-10 / Queens, N.Y. / Chaminade

Second Team
Pos / Name / Cl / Ht / Hometown / High School
G-Malique Killing, Muhlenberg # / Soph / 5-9 / Philadelphia, Pa. / Friends Central
G-Matt Porter, Franklin & Marshall % / Jr / 6-3 / North Brunswick, N.J. / St. Peter's Prep
G-Jesse Krasna, Ursinus / Jr / 6-0 / Fairless Hills, Pa. / Pennsbury
G-Stephen Poarch, Washington College / Soph / 6-1 / Middletown, Del. / Sanford School
F-George Bugarinovic, Johns Hopkins % / Soph / 6-5 / Overland Park, Kan. / Blue Valley Northwest
F-Jon Salandra, Franklin & Marshall % / Jr / 6-6 / Harrison, N.Y. / Hackley School

Honorable Mention
Pos / Name / Cl / Ht / Hometown / High School
F-Brett Cohen, Haverford / Jr / 6-6 / Rockville Centre, N.Y. / South Side
G-Jimmy Hammer, Johns Hopkins / Soph / 6-2 / Collegeville, Pa. / Germantown Academy
F-Tyler Rudd, McDaniel / Sr / 6-3 / Glen Burnie, Md. / Glen Burnie
G-Cam Baker, Haverford / Sr / 6-1 / Columbus, Ohio / Columbus Academy

*   1st team All-Centennial in 2012
#   2nd team All-Centennial in 2012
%  Honorable Mention All-Centennial in 2012

Player of the Year – Hayk Gyokchyan, Franklin & Marshall, Sr., F
Rookie of the Year
– Malik Draper, Ursinus, Fr., G
Coach of the Year –
Glenn Robinson, Franklin & Marshall

Notes

  • Gyockhyan becomes the ninth Diplomat to earn the Player of the Year award. It is the fourth straight year that an F&M player has received the honor.
  • Wixted is the first sophomore to earn first-team All-Centennial honors since Georgio Milligan of Franklin & Marshall and Spencer Liddic of Muhlenberg in 2010.
  • Dickinson placed two players on the first team for the first time in the Conference's 20-year history.
  • Franklin & Marshall (24) has the most first-team selections in the history of the Conference, followed by Ursinus (18), Muhlenberg (15), Gettysburg (14), Johns Hopkins (11), Washington College (7), Dickinson (6), Haverford (4), Swarthmore (3) and McDaniel (2).