Boys basketball: The 2022-23 Herald-News All-Area Team

34 of the area’s best on the court this past winter

Joliet West’s Jeremy Fears Jr. (left clockwise), Joliet West's Jeremy and Jeremiah Fears together, Joliet West’s Jeremiah Fears, Lemont’s Rokas Castillo, Bolingbrook’s Mekhi Cooper and Joliet Catholic’s Anthony Birsa are the Herald-News 2022-23 All-Area Boys Basketball Team.
Joliet Catholic’s Anthony Birsa drives to the basket against Prespectives in the Class 2A Julian Sectional championship on Friday, March 3rd, 2023 in Chicago.
Lincoln-Way Central defense forces the turnover against Lemont’s Rokas Castillo in the Lincoln-Way West Warrior Showdown on Saturday January 28th, 2023.
Bolingbrook’s Mekhi Cooper works around Lockport’s Jalen Falcon on Friday, February 10th.
Joliet West's Jeremiah Fears drives to the basket against Oswego East during the Class 4A Bolingbrook Sectional Championship on Friday, March. 03, 2023, at Bolingbrook.
Joliet West’s Jeremy Fears Jr dishes off the ball under the basket against Romeoville in the Class 4A Joliet West Regional championship on Friday, February 23rd, 2023.