Preview: Charleston Bluejays (No. 1 seed)

Friday, December 23, 2005
Members of the Charleston boys basketball team, from left: Front -- Joseph Watts, Walter Jackson, Tavis Hamilton, Shawn Sherrell, Bobby Clark, Brandon Dowell; Back -- Markale Kent, Justin Clark, Seth Stephenson, Jamarcus Williams, Jerrell Quinn and Josh Thompson.

* Coach: Danny Farmer, ninth season

* Assistant coaches: Randy Thompson, Roosevelt Mitchell

* Last year: 22-10, finished second in Class 3 state tournament

* Last year in the tournament: As the No. 2 seed, was beaten in the quarterfinals by Kelly in a 65-60 upset but came back to beat Advance and Scott County Central to claim fifth place.

* This year's record (through Dec. 18): 7-2

* Players to watch: Jamarcus Williams, 6-5, junior; Justin Clark, 6-3, junior; Shawn Sherrell, 5-9, junior

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