2017 Naismith Trophy – courtesy Naismith Trophy

(1-12-17) The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the 25 mid-season watch list for the Naismith Trophy for Girls High School basketball.  15 of the 25 players to make the cut from the preseason 50 play at public high schools.

The 10 finalists will be announced in early February with the All-America teams and Player of the Year announced in March.

2017 Naismith Trophy High School Girl’s Player of the Year Mid-Season Team

Name                             Hometown             High School                     Position
Chennedy Carter     Arlington, TX     Mansfield Timberview     PG
Ayanna Clark         Long Beach, CA     Long Beach Polytechnic     P
Rennia Davis         Jacksonville, FL     Ribault     W
Dana Evans         Gary, IN     West Side     PG
Lexi Gordon         Fort Worth, TX     LD Bell     W
Elisia Grissett     Durham, NC     Hillside     W
Anastasia Hayes     Hendersonville,TN     Riverdale     PG
Lauryn Miller         Kirkwood, MO     Kirkwood     F
Quanniecia Morrison     Riverdale, GA     McEachern     W
Michaela Onyenwere     Aurora, CO     Grandview     F
Michaela Patterson     Houston, TX     North Shore     PG
Deauzya Richards     Houston, TX     Cypress Ranch     G
Megan Walker         Chesterfield, VA Monacan     W
Kiana Williams         San Antonio, TX Karen Wagner     PG
Jade Williams         The Colony, TX     The Colony     F

Just a few of the remaining Public School Players

Anastasia Hayes –  Riverdale (Anastasia Hayes Hendersonville,TN Riverdale )

Megan Walker – Monacan (Chesterfield, VA)

Chennedy Carter – Mansfield Timberview (Texas)


Jade Williams – The Colony (Texas)