All-Area Independent Girls Basketball Team


PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Malia Kency, Briarwood

COACH OF THE YEAR: Bob Peck, Thomas Jefferson


Pos. Player School Ht. Class

G Malia Kency Briarwood 5-5 Sr.

Unstoppable player is going to Florida Atlantic

G Anna Motes Augusta Christian 5-8 Sr.

Big-time scorer averaged 17.3 points

G Alyssa Spurlock Curtis Baptist 5-7 Sr.

Scored 443 points this season

F Abigail Haythorn Thomas Jefferson 5-11 Jr.

All-State selection for state runner-up

C Tiffany Pate Briarwood 6-1 Sr.

Double-double machine for Class AA runner-up

HONORABLE MENTION: Augusta Christian: Fr. G KymMya Thomas, Sr. F Caroline Roberson; Curtis Baptist: Sr. F Kaitlin Swanson, Sr. F Lissa Robinson; Thomas Jefferson: Fr. G Lindsey Sammons, Soph. F Logan Johnson; Westminster: Jr. C Amber Davis, Fr. G Zakira Goldsberry, Sr. G Christina Rentas.


Tue, 02/21/2017 - 23:43

MLB might make unilateral rule changes for 2018 season

PHOENIX — Major League Baseball intends to give the players’ association the required one-year advance notice that would allow management to unilaterally change the strike zone, install pitch clocks and limit trips to the pitcher’s mound starting in 2018. Read more

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 23:42