Hodges named All NLC

PLYMOUTH — The 2010-11 All-Northern Lakes Conference boys basketball team has been announced, and Plymouth senior point guard Houston Hodges was named to the first team, while freshman Mack Mercer was given honorable mention in his first season with the Pilgrims. NorthWood seniors Michael Paul and Cameron Williams were also chosen for first team honors, while junior teammate Jakyah Qaiyim was named to the honorable mention list.
Warsaw’s Doug Ogle was named NLC Coach of the Year after guiding the Tigers to a 6-1 conference record and their second-straight NLC title.
Two player selections apiece were given to conference champ Warsaw, runner-up Concord, third-place Elkhart Memorial and fourth-place NorthWood and Wawasee, while Plymouth, Goshen and Northridge each received one selection. The Pilgrims finished the conference in sixth place ahead of Northridge and Goshen, who tied for seventh in the team standings.