Kingsford’s Harrington selected to All-GNC second team

ESCANABA – Kingsford’s Dan Harrington (pictured), a junior, was selected to the All-Great Northern Conference boys basketball second team, as announced by league coaches.

The Flivvers, also had two players earn special mention in seniors Jack Glodowski and Lucas Jennings.

Senior Brandon Robinette of Escanaba and senior Andrew Nyquist of Marquette Senior High School went head-to-head in voting for Great Northern Conference Offensive Most Valuable Player honors in boys basketball.

When balloting by the league’s coaches were totaled, Robinette – a center – took the nod 3-2.

A point guard, Nyquist still led the First Team. Teammate Larry Burnette III, a senior forward, joined Nyquist on the First Team, as well as being named the GNC Defensive MVP.

The All-GNC list:

Offensive MVP – Brandon Robinette, senior, Escanaba.

Defensive MVP – Larry Burnette III, senior, Marquette.

First Team – Andrew Nyquist, senior, and Larry Burnette III, senior, Marquette; Devon Harris, senior, Menominee; Sam Molnar, junior, Escanaba; Jared Hunter, senior, Gladstone.

Second Team – Brad Brow, senior, and Vejas Grazulis, junior, Marquette; Adam Nolde, sophomore, Menominee; Jamie Hiltunen, senior, Escanaba; and Dan Harrington, junior, Kingsford.

Special mention (two or more votes) – Tyler Wells, Gladstone; Ben Kleiman, Escanaba; and Jack Glodowski and Lucas Jennings, Kingsford.

Honorable mention – Connor Brazeau, Marquette; Max Mahoney and David Dykowski, Gladstone; and Jordan Ogren, Escanaba.