AHSAA cancels North-South All-Star week

Published 7:23 pm Saturday, May 23, 2020

The Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA) announced the cancellation of North-South All-Star week.

The weeklong event featured North vs. South All-Star volleyball, basketball, baseball, softball, soccer games slated for July 13-17 in Montgomery was cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Two Dallas County, guards Jarvis Moss of Selma High and Dallas County’s Darrius Ellis were part of the South  All-Stars.

Moss averaged 16 points a game. Ellis averaged 18 points and nine assists for the Hornets.

Both Moss and Ellis expressed disappointment.

“I’m very upset this is a once in a life time opportunity, I was waiting on this game bad.” Moss said.

Added Ellis: “I was kind of hoping they wouldn’t do it because I really wanted to play but due to cases going up, it probably was the best decision so I was expecting that to happen>”