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Keys, Longpre find common ground as Howard County boys basketball Players of Year

Keys, Longpre find common ground as Howard County boys basketball Players of Year

At first glance, Glenelg Country senior Anthony Longpre and Wilde Lake sophomore Trea Keys couldn’t be more different.

The 6-foot-9-inch Longpre is an imposing presence, standing as the tallest player on any Howard County public or private school roster this winter and boasting the ability to score all over the floor with a balance of post play and outside shooting. A three-time Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association All-Star who signed to play collegiately at Saint Joseph’s University last fall, the Dragons’ forward has been a well-known commodity in the area for some time.

Conversely, the 5-foot-7-inch Keys came into this season with just a handful of games on varsity...

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