WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- Two members of the Caldwell boys basketball team, and one from West Essex, were named to the Super Essex Conference's Independence Division boys basketball first team for 2020.
Hank Morgan and Brendan O'Donnell of Caldwell and Chris Corbo of West Essex received first-team honors. Morgan, a 6-foot-5 senior, averaged more than 18 points per game this season after scoring 16 a game as a junior. O'Donnell, a junior point guard, contributed more than eight points per game and a team-leading assist total to the Chiefs.
Corbo emerged as a big-time contributor for the Knights as a sophomore last winter. He averaged 14.6 points, 8.0 rebounds and 4.1 assists for West Essex.
Sophomore guard Cristian Talavera of Caldwell and junior guard Justin Waack of West Essex each were named to the second team.
Henry Sanok of West Essex and Mike Giannetta of Caldwell were each accorded honorable mention in the division.