Most remarkably, perhaps, is that during his four-year career at Pershing the Doughboys posted a 92-11 record and won consecutive Class A state championships (19) and reached the finals again in 1994 before losing to PSL rival Murray-Wright, 80-73.Michael Talley, Cooley, University of Michigan The 6-foot Talley averaged 21.6 points, four assists, and three steals as a senior.Along the way he became the first Class A player to score over 2,000 points in his career.Joubert finished with 2,208 career points, still good for 11th all-time in state history.Robert “Tractor” Traylor, Murray-Wright, University of Michigan The 6-foot-9, 300-pound Traylor averaged 23 points, 15 rebounds, and shot an astounding 65-percent from the field his senior season.
“He’s a humble kid and totally unselfish,” Pershing coach A. Basketball 1983) record with 49 points during the Doughboys’, 90-73, victory.
Dion Harris, Redford, University of Michigan The 6-foot-4 Harris averaged 24.6 points and 8.7 rebounds per game his senior year.
Harris helped lead Redford to Class A state championship game his juniors season but the Huskies lost to Pontiac Northern, 66-58. Winfred “Wimp” Walton, Pershing, Syracuse University/Fresno State University The 6-foot-9 Walton averaged 28 points, 16 rebounds, and six blocked shots per game.
Also listed are the college the player attended along with short biographies of the Detroit PSL recipients. Basketball Award is presented annually by the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan and is named in honor of the late Hal Schram, a sports writer at the Foster Loyer, Clarkston, Michigan State University (2nd Brandon Johns, East Lansing, University of Michigan; 3rd David De Julius, East English Village, University of Michigan; 4th Marcus Bigham, Jr., Grand Rapids Catholic Central; 5th Trevion Williams, Detroit Henry Ford Academy School for Creative Studies, Purdue) Isaiah Liver, Kalamazoo Central, University of Michigan (2nd.
Xavier Tillman, Grand Rapids Christian, Michigan State University; 3rd. He has a quiet spirit but has the tenacity of a lion.