Jarione Avinger Jr.
Region 6A Coach of the Year
Coach Jarione Avinger Sr.
Rowesville SC…Five players and a coach appeared on the South Carolina High School Class 1A, Region 6A coaches Association’s all-region teams announced Thursday.
The Lady Mohawks place three players off ” The Fearless Five”. Seniors Shatwanna Lee, and Alexis Johnson and Junior Neysa Patrick earned selection to the squad.
The Lady Mohawks Head Coach Jarione Avinger Sr. was selected as the Region 6A Coach of the Year.
Bradley Washington was selected all region for the second straight year. He was joined on the team by fellow teammate Jarione Avinger Jr.
All State nominee Alexis Johnson was fourth in region 6A in scoring averaging 16.6 points and 12. 4 rebounds per game. Shatwanna Lee was fifth in region 6A scoring averaging 15. 5 points a game and 9.8 rebounds per game her senior year. . Neysa Patrick averaged 9. 2 assist per game and rounded out the Lady Mohawks trio of honorees.
Bradley Washington averaged 20.2 points and 7 rebounds a game. The 2020 All State selectee also added 4 assist, 2 steals and 2 blocks per game. Jarione Avinger Jr averaged 12 points , 4 rebounds and 5 assist per game.
Rounding out the list of honorees is head girls varsity basketball coach Jarione Avinger Sr. Coach Avinger was selected as Region 6A Coach of the Year. He led the Lady Mohawks to a 8 -2 region record despite only having 5 players and sometimes having to play 4 on 5. Coach Avinger and “The Fearless Five” played a style of basketball that was fun to watch and his selection was well deserved.