HENDERSON — Several basketball players from Warren County High School and J.F. Webb High School have received recognition from the Northern Carolina 1A/2A Conference for their achievements on the court during the 2020-21 season.

Although her team finished 2-8, Warren County junior Nakira Bullock earned the Conference Player of the Year Award by averaging 18.3 points per game. Her teammate, sophomore Katelyn Richardson, also joined her on the All-Conference team.

J.F. Webb saw two players from its women’s basketball program make the All-Conference team after recording a 7-3 overall record. Junior Ta’ida Tucker led Webb in scoring and rebounding with 15.6 points and 6.4 rebounds a game. Sophomore Isreal Thorpe followed closely behind in scoring with 14.8 points per game, and led the program in steals with 4.1 a game.

Sophomore Tierre McCaden, who averaged 12.1 points per game, 4.7 rebounds per game and 1.8 steals per game, was selected as an honorable mention on the All-Conference team.

For men’s basketball, J.F. Webb and Warren County each had one representative from their roster qualify as an All-Conference selection.

Sophomore Markeevis Latta played an instrumental role in J.F. Webb finishing 6-6 in the first year of head coach Alex Tharp’s tenure by averaging a team-high 17.9 points a game. The Warriors’ leading rebounder, senior Jamarion Dunkins, and their second leading scorer, Javon Bullock, were named honorable mentions. Freshman Aaron Bolton earned All-Conference recognition for Warren County after his team went winless through 11 games. He averaged 9.9 points per game.

The full list of Northern Carolina 1A/2A All-Conference recipients can be found below.


Player of the Year: Nakira Bullock — Warren County

Coach of the Year: Jim Whitmire — Roanoke Rapids

All Conference

Logan Abram — Roanoke Rapids

Kylie Wade — Roanoke Rapids

Rylie Wade — Roanoke Rapids

Kaitlyn Adams — Bunn

Alexis Perry — Bunn

Ta’ida Tucker — J.F. Webb

Isreal Thorpe — J.F. Webb

Trinity Williams — Gran- ville Central

Katelyn Richardson — Warren County

Nakira Bullock — Warren County (POY)

Aubri Bryan — South Granville

Honorable Mention

Skyler Wade — Roanoke Rapids

Ella King — Roanoke Rapids

Susanna Odom — Roanoke Rapids

Carlee Tart — Bunn

TyDaja Mickens — Bunn

Destini Bland — South Granville

Tierre McCaden — J.F. Webb

Ayani Bagley — Granville Central


Player of the Year: Terence Harcum — Granville Central

Coach of the Year: Patrick Reynell

All Conference

Bobby Pettiford — South Granville

Collin Tanner — South Granville

Kaleb Hedgepath — South Granville

Terence Harcum (POY) — Granville Central

Jamari Mann — Granville Central

Kalvin Johnson — Granville Central

Ah’Quay Mosley — Bunn

Jai Austin — Bunn

Markeevis Latta — J.F. Webb

Aaron Bolton — Warren County

Ethan Sledge — Roanoke Rapids

Jordan Durham — Louisburg

Honorable Mention

Wayne Wilkins — Roanoke Rapids

P.J. Spivey — Bunn

Marcus Portis — Louisburg

Javon Bullock — J.F. Webb

Jamarion Dunkins — J.F. Webb

K.J. Green — Granville Central