Jeff Davis High senior Ja’Queze Kirby has been named to the Class AA Preseason All-State First Team by Sandy’s Spiel website.
The site also lists Kirby as Georgia’s best strong forward regardless of classification. Two other Region 2-AA players are ranked among the state’s best, Bernard Pelote (Woodville-Tompkins) No. 7 power forward and Jaylan McKinney (Swainsboro) No. 18 point guard.
The Class AA Preseason All-State Team is:
G – Ja’Quavian Florence, South Atlanta, Sr.
F – Ja’Queze Kirby, Jeff Davis, Sr.
F – Carl Cleveland, Banks County, Sr.
F – Emmanuel Jones, Glenn Hills, Sr.
F – Robbie Armbrester, Therrell, Jr.
G – Jaylin Sellers, Spencer, Jr.
G – Jarden Maze, Washington County, Sr.
F – John Whitehead, Glenn Hills, Sr.
F – Bernard Pelote, Woodville-Tompkins, Sr.
F – Tyrese Powers, Fitzgerald, Sr.