Paxton, MA. – Anna Maria College men's basketball player Anthony Click (Springfield, MA) was named to the D3hoops.com 2013 All-Northeast Region second team, as announced by the web site. Click earned 4th team status in 2012.
Click, a senior guard, was one of 20 players in the region honored by the site. Players were nominated by sports information directors at various schools, and a total of 729 players were nominated nationwide. Regional voting was then conducted among SIDs. Team sizes were determined by the number of schools in each region.
The honor is added to an already decorated season for Click, who was also tabbed Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Player of the Year, repeated as an All-GNAC First Team selection and earned ECAC New England Division III second team honors.
Click led the league in minutes played, assists and steals while averaging 19.4 points and 7.1 rebounds per game in conference play. A complete player, Click led the AMCATS to a 21-9 overall record and a conference best 16-2 record, earing Anna Maria the GNAC regular season title and the #1 seed in the GNAC Tournament.
Click ended his 107-game career with 1,772 points (16.6 ppg.) and 766 rebounds (7.2), 143 blocks and 354 assists ranking him third all-time in both points and rebounds.
2013 D3hoops.com Northeast Region Awards
Player of the Year: Aaron Toomey, G, Amherst
Coach of the Year: Mike Maker, Williams
Rookie of the Year: Tom Palleschi, C, Tufts
G – Aaron Toomey, Amherst, Jr., Greensboro, N.C.
G – Tahrike Carter, Rhode Island College, Sr., Brooklyn, N.Y.
F – Will Tashman, MIT, Sr., Atherton, Calif.
F – Willy Workman, Amherst, Sr., Northampton, Mass.
C – Michael Mayer, Williams, Jr. Durham, N.C.
G – Joey Kizel, Middlebury, Jr., Short Hills, N.J.
G – Mitchell Kates, MIT, Sr., Colts Neck, N.J.
G – Alex Berthiaume, Springfield, Sr., Springfield, Mass.
F – Anthony Click, Anna Maria, Sr., Springfield, Mass.
F – Taylor Epley, Williams, Jr., Louisville, Ky.
G – Lee Vazquez, Westfield State, Sr., Attleboro, Mass.
G – Sedale Jones, Curry, Sr., Pittsfield, Mass.
G – Nolan Thompson, Middlebury, Sr., Akron, Ohio
F – Mark Comstock, Castleton State, Sr., Rutland, Vt.
C – Peter Kaasila, Amherst, Sr., Plaistow, N.H.
G – Darius Watson, Albertus Magnus, Jr., New Britain, Conn.
G – Marco Coppola, WPI, So., Watertown, Mass.
G – Gabriel Moton, Brandeis, Jr., St. Petersburg, Fla.
F – Joshua Ford, Mitchell, Jr., Jersey City, N.J.
C – Matt Devine, Westfield State, Sr., Pembroke, Mass.