2012-13 All-Metro first team for boys basketball

The Baltimore Sun

Phil Booth

Mount St. Joseph, junior, guard

* Second-team pick last season averaged 15 points, seven rebounds and six assists this season

* Named Baltimore Catholic League's Defender of the Year and tournament's MVP as the No. 4 Gaels won the title

* Has scored more than 1,200 points in his first three varsity seasons

* Highly recruited Division I prospect has offers from Indiana, Georgetown, Maryland and Villanova, among others

Rodney Elliott

John Carroll, senior, guard

* Co-captain was No. 7 Patriots' floor leader and emerged as go-to player, averaging 16.6 points, 4.2 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 1.3 steals per game

* Hit four game-winning shots near the buzzer this season and assisted on another

* Scored 25 or more points in five games, including a season-high 31 in a win against McDonogh on Feb. 1

* Still undecided on college; closed out four-year career with 1,116 points, 287 assists and 171 steals

Daxter Miles

Dunbar, senior, guard

* Explosive offensive threat averaged 15 points, six rebounds and 3.4 assists as the No. 1 Poets (26-2) won the Class 1A state championship

* Hit the game-winning shot at the buzzer to beat Edmondson in the Baltimore City Division I championship game

* Recorded a double double with a 15-point, 11-rebound performance in the Poets' 54-52 win over No. 9 New Town in the state title game

* High-level Division I prospect who is still weighing college options; scored 20 or more points in eight games

Darius Walker

Edmondson, senior, guard

* Repeat All-Metro selection closed out four-year career averaging 19 points, eight rebounds and seven assists

* Made game-winning basket at the buzzer in Class 2A championship for the No. 5 Red Storm's first state title

* Reached double figures in scoring in all 27 games this season; finished with nine double doubles; shot 47 percent on 3-pointers

* List of interested colleges has grown significantly after his play in the postseason

Kameron Williams

Mount St. Joseph, senior, guard

* Three-time All-Metro first-team selection scored over 2,000 career points in three seasons

* Averaged 21 points, three rebounds and two assists to lead the No. 4 Gaels to the BCL title

* Scored 20 or more points in 27 of team's 39 games and at least 30 in three

* Headed for Ohio State; named to the all-tournament team in all four tournaments the Gaels played this season

Allen Costley

Milford Mill, junior, forward

* St. Frances transfer became an immediate inside force for the Millers, averaging 15.3 points and 7.2 rebounds per game

* Went 6-for-6 from the field and 4-for-4 from the foul line in the 84-55 win over Potomac in the Class 3A state title game

* Finished with 19 points and 11 rebounds in the Millers' 70-65 win over City for the North regional title

* Scored 30 points against Dulaney and 15 in Milford Mill's win in the Baltimore County championship against New Town

Earl Potts

Archbishop Spalding, senior, forward

* Four-year varsity player averaged 17.8 points, 10.9 rebounds, 2.9 assists, and 2.4 blocked shots

* Scored 16 points for the No. 5 Cavaliers (22-12) in the BCL title game to surpass 1,000 career points -- finishing with 1,009

* Size and athleticism enabled him to play all five positions and score from the perimeter or finish drives with thunderous dunks

* Still weighing college options; brought leadership, tenacity and strong play on defense

Darrion Stokes-Graham

Poly, senior, forward

* Captain averaged 17.8 points, 11.1 rebounds and two blocked shots to lead the No. 10 Engineers to their first state tournament appearance

* Finished with 19 points and 10 rebounds in the Engineers' loss to Magruder in the Class 4A state semifinals

* After two years on junior varsity, grew with the program and developed a polished inside-outside game

* Still undecided on college; scored 19 or more points against four ranked opponents and finished with 21 double doubles

Maurice White

St. Frances, senior, forward

* Dynamic inside-outside threat averaged 19 points and surpassed 1,000 in his three-year varsity career

* The Panthers' top defender brought toughness and strong work on the boards, averaging seven rebounds per game

* Finished with seven double doubles, including a 37-point, 10-rebound effort in an 82-71 win against Springarn (D.C.)

* Weighing college options after recently decommitting from Loyola

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