Butte High’s Smith, Cook, Ori earn post-season honors

Butte High basketball players Brian Smith, Dylan Cook and McKaul Ori received post-season accolades Tuesday when the Class AA All-State and all-conference teams were announced.

Smith was named to the second team of the Eastern AA All-Conference team, while Cook and Ori each received an all-conference honorable mention.

Smith, a senior, averaged 13.8 points per game to lead the Bulldog boys in 2014-15. He also led the team with 2.9 assists per game, 21 steals and 35 made 3-pointers.

Cook, a junior, averaged 11.0 points per game to go along with 8.4 rebounds per game. Cook blocked 15 shots.

Ori paced the Bulldog girls with 10.9 points per game. She connected on 55 attempts from 3-point range and led the Bulldogs in scoring in 12 of the team’s 21 games.

Smith, Cook and Ori were selected to play in the 2015 Southwest Montana All-Star Basketball Classic, which is Wednesday night at the Maroon Activities Center.

Click the link below to see the complete All-State and all-conference lists for Class AA basketball.

2014-15 Class AA All-Conference and All-State