Originally created 11/28/02

Georgia girls to watch



Shayla Roberts/Swainsboro/Guard, Senior

REBOUNDS well for a guard. Averaged 15 points last season, but the Lady Tigers will need even more production this year.

Marian Whitfield/Glenn Hills/Guard, Senior

SIGNED a letter-of-intent with LSU. Will try to lead the Lady Spartans back to the Class AAAA state title.

Tyhiesha Smith/Glenn Hills/Center, Junior

AVERAGED a double-double in points and rebounds last season. Will become a team leader.

Vontrease Smith/Jenkins County/Forward, Junior

LEADS a team that returns all five starters from last season. Could be one of the state's top players.

Marie Reid/Richmond Academy/Center, Junior

USES 6-foot-2 height to advantage against smaller post players. Should improve greatly from last season.