Bruton High boys basketball stars Marcus Carer and Lonnie Swinton, who have led the Panthers into Saturday's 2A state tournament championship gave, have been selected to the 2A East All-Region first team. Alexis Calloway, who helped Bruton reach the regional quarters, was named to girls all-region second team.
Carter, a 6-foot-2 senior, is averaging about 21.0 points and 7.0 rebounds for the 26-1 Panthers. Swinton, a 5-8 senior, is averaging about 18.0 points, 4.5 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 3.0 steals.
Players of the Year are not picked for Virginia High School League all-star teams. Bruton's Joe Dillard was named the boys regional Coach of the Year. The Panthers play unbeaten Dan River for the 2A state crown on Saturday at 8:30 p.m. at the VCU Siegel Center in Richmond.
Calloway averaged 9.0 points and 10.2 rebounds for Bruton's girls, which, like the boys team, won the Conference 33 tournament title.