Wildwood (25‑4)

Wildwood, Florida

Florida FHSAA Class 1A state runner-up

Top Players

  • 6-1 SR Darion Wilson
  • 6-0 SOPH Marcus Niblack

Wildcats At A Glance

Playing without a senior and without any real size, Von Moreland’s Wildcats (he has amassed 330 wins over 22 years at three different schools) fell one game shy of a state championship in Florida’s “Class 1A-Rural” division, after beginning the season 19-0. Wildwood features a dangerous trio in 2017 1A Player of the Year 6-1 SR Darion Wilson (20.4 ppg, 6.9 rpg), who has scored more than 1,400 points, 6-0 SOPH Marcus Niblack (14.3 ppg) and SR guard Shemar Rose (12.1 ppg), the team’s top 3-point shooter, but 6-2 SR Bryan McMullen had a team-high 12 points in the state final.