Lynbrook High School junior Sophia LoCicero and senior Kerrin Montgomery and were honored by the New York State Sportswriters Association as All-State basketball players. Kerrin was selected to the Fourth-Team All-State for Class A and Sophia was recognized as an honorable mention selection. This is the second consecutive year that they both earned All-State honors. Both players, who were also named to the All-Academic New York State Team, were instrumental in leading their team to its first conference championship since 2012.
Kerrin was also named Conference Player of the Year. She completed her high school career with 1,017 points and 1,058 total rebounds, setting a school record as the only girls basketball player to break the 1,000 point/1,000 rebound barrier. Sophia, who also earned All-County honors, was the eighth leading scorer in Nassau County, averaging 19.6 points. She also led the Owls in steals.
“I am very proud of both Kerrin and Sophia,” said Coach Stephen LoCicero. “These individual accomplishments are the result of their skill and hard work, and are also a great reflection of the success of the program as a whole.”