The Burb’s (Westchester and Rockland Counties and Long Island) square off with The Boro’s (New York City).
The Boro’s feature some of the top players from the city, including Christ the King’s Omar Calhoun, Lincoln’s Isaiah Whitehead, Boys & Girls’ Leroy Flood, Cardinal Hayes’ Amadou Sidibe and Daniel Dingle and Nkereuwem Okoro of St. Ray’s.
The Burb’s feature several of Long Island’s top players, including Half Hollow Hills West’s Emil Blackman, who played Mount Vernon in last year’s state semifinals. Of course, the team also has a wide selection of local guys as well.
• Isaiah Cousins (6-3), Sr., G, Mount Vernon
• Josh Doughty (5-7), Jr., G, Mount Vernon (pictured right)
• Mike McCahey (6-5), Sr., F, Clarkstown South
• Kirkland Ottey (5-10), Sr., G, New Rochelle
• Randy Stephens (6-4), Sr., F, Mount Vernon
• Will Trawick (6-5), Sr., F, Fox Lane
The team will be coached by Tim Lomot of Locust Valley, but New Ro’s Bill Murphy will serve as an assistant.
For more information on the event, log on to the Metro Classic’s website.