Mr., Miss Basketball awards go to 7 from Nashville area
March 7, 2017 - Basketballs
MURFREESBORO — Seven Nashville-area high propagandize basketball players perceived Mr. and Miss Basketball awards on Tuesday.
Among a Midstate winners were Brentwood Academy youth Darius Garland (DII-AA) and Maplewood comparison Bo Hodges (Class AA), who any claimed their second uninterrupted Mr. Basketball awards. Riverdale senior Anastasia Hayes, a Tennessee signee, was named Class AAA Miss Basketball.
“Winning series one was great, though series two, I’ve been here before so it roughly felt normal,” Hodges said. “I’m only prepared to try and go win a bullion ball.”
Hodges, a District 10-AA MVP, averaged 25.8 points and 12 rebounds for Maplewood during a unchanging season, and a 6-foot-3 ETSU signee has helped lead a Panthers behind to the state contest for a initial time given 2009.
“I was still shaken (despite winning it final year),” combined Garland, a top-rated youth indicate ensure awaiting who was only days private from heading a Eagles to a third uninterrupted Division II-AA state championship. “I went adult opposite dual unequivocally good players. I’m only sanctified we got this one.”
Hayes, a McDonald’s All-American who was a Miss Basketball finalist final season, is averaging 22.6 points, 5.4 rebounds and 3.9 assists for a dominant Lady Warriors, who take on Morristown West in Wednesday’s 1:15 p.m. Class AAA quarterfinal.
“This is something I’ve always wanted, to be Miss Basketball,” pronounced Hayes, when asked to review a endowment with other honors she has won or is a finalist for this season. “It’s an respect and unbelievable. I’m only sanctified to win a award.”
Other Nashville-area Miss Basketball winners enclosed Brentwood Academy youth Sydni Harvey (DII-AA), Clarkrange senior Kara Meadows (Class A) and Upperman youth Akira Levy (Class AA). The state’s heading scorer, Clay County comparison and Indiana State signee Tyreke Key, claimed Class A Mr. Basketball honors.
Miss Basketball winners
Division II-A: Ashtyn Baker, Northpoint Christian
Division II-AA: Sydni Harvey, Brentwood Academy
Class A: Kara Meadows, Clarkrange
Class AA: Akira Levy, Upperman
Class AAA: Anastasia Hayes, Riverdale
Mr. Basketball winners
Division II-A: Chase Hayden, St. George’s
Division II-AA: Darius Garland, Brentwood Academy
Class A: Tyreke Key, Clay County
Class AA: Bo Hodges, Maplewood
Class AAA: Alex Lomax, Memphis East