Multiple Teams · CJ Jennings named 2nd team all-state

CJ Jennings has been named to the boys basketball all-state team. Congratulations to CJ Jennings on all of his accomplishments in his 4 years at Sierra.


The 2016-17 all-state boys basketball teams are presented by, and MaxPreps.

These teams were created following a lengthy process which included nominations from leagues, and then a week-long vote of coaches.


Class 4A

Player of the year: Jalen Sanders, Valor Christian

Coach of the year: Troy Pachner, Valor Christian

Jalen Sanders Valor Christian Senior F
D’Shawn Schwartz Sand Creek Senior PG/SG/SF
David Simental Pueblo West Senior G
Adam Thistlewood Golden Junior PG/SF
Michael Ward Mead Senior SG/PG
Billy Cook Lewis-Palmer Senior PG/SG
Michael Dillon Evergreen Senior F
CJ Jennings Sierra Senior PG/G
Kayle Knuckles Valor Christian Senior F
Deshiloh Stanley Pueblo South Senior PG/SG

Honorable mention: Tanner Baird, Holy Family, Sophomore; Adam Barber, Niwot, Senior; Angelo Battistelli, Lewis-Palmer, Senior; Travis Cowan, Wheat Ridge, Senior; Charles Dinegar, D’Evelyn, Junior; Trent Dykema, Silver Creek, Junior; Marquise Johnson, Vista PEAK Prep, Senior; Te’Rae Johnson, Vista PEAK Prep, Junior; Tate Kembel, Fort Morgan, Senior; Oscar Maldonado, Northridge, Senior; Dan McLean, Palisade, Senior; Dylan Mileto, Mesa Ridge, Senior; Ravel Moody, Thomas Jefferson, Senior; CJ Olson, D’Evelyn, Senior; Chase Rogers, Evergreen, Junior; Sam Schlegel, Silver Creek, Senior; Reginald Vaughan, Pueblo Centennial, Senior; Jake Wilson, Pueblo County, Senior; Marcus Winston, Pueblo East, Junior; Steven Wyman, Durango, Senior.