SOUTH WHITLEY – Whitko’s River West has signed his letter of intent to continue his academic and basketball careers at Manchester University. West was the 2018 Times-Union Area Basketball Player of the Year. Pictured (L-R) in the front row are Jerry West, father; River West; and Lana West, mother. Pictured (L-R) in the back row are Eli Henson, Whitko basketball coach; Dakota West, brother; and Summer West, sister.