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Jimmy Dorsey
2005-06 All-Metro boys basketball teams

Player of the Year Louis Birdsong Mount St. Joseph, senior Birdsong epitomized the team concept that led the Gaels to a state record for wins in a season by a boys basketball team. The 6-foot-6, 240-pound senior forward's constant hustle and all-around play helped lead the Gaels to a 38-1 season and a No. 5 national ranking by USA Today. Birdsong's strengths were in evidence in Frostburg this past weekend at the 46th Alhambra tournament, where he led the Gaels to their first final in that event in 35 years, which they lost to DeMatha, 70-55. Birdsong, who was named to the All-Tournament team, had team highs of 14 points and 12 rebounds in the final and finished with 40 points, 26...

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