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Recently, Midfield High School Basketball standouts senior Damariee Jones and junior Anthony Johnson were selected as part of the Alabama Sports Writers Association Boys Basketball All-State Team.

Each year nominees are submitted by coaches from around the state and voted one by the Alabama Sports Writers Association prep committee.

Senior Damariee Jones was selected for the Class 2a First-team All-State. This year Jones averaged 18 points, 12 rebounds, 4.5 assists per game, and had 21 Double-Doubles out of 32 games.

Junior Anthony Johnson was selected for the Class 2A Third-Team All-State. This year Johnson averaged 16 points, 5 rebounds, and 5 assists per game.

Both Jones and Johnson lead the Midfield Patriots to win the AHSAA Class 2A State Championship defeating Lanett 58 - 54.