N-O trio earns All-State basketball honors

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 17 April 2024 at 1:25 pm

Photos by Cheryl Wertman – Niagara-Orleans League All-State basketball honorees, from left, Luey Castro (Barker), Landon Braman (Newfane) and Ben Dickinson (Newfane).

A trio of Niagara-Orleans League players have earned spots on the All-State boys basketball squads.

Barker senior Luey Castro has been named to the 9th team on the Class C squad.

Castro scored 355 points and grabbed off 200 rebounds this past season.

Two Newfane seniors have been named to the Class B squad. Landon Braman is a 7th team selection and Ben Dickinson an 11th team honoree.

Braman, who earned N-O Player of the Year honors, had 274 points, 105 assists and 91 rebounds. Dickinson had 284 points and 229 rebounds.