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Girls basketball: Atascocita’s Stafford named District 22-6A MVP

March 10, 2019

Atascocita’s Brittney Stafford was named the District 22-6A Most Valuable Player on Friday.

The senior point guard averaged 12.3 points, 4.8 rebounds, 4 assists and 3.3 steals per game for the Lady Eagles.

The Lady Eagles, who finished the season 31-8, made it all the way to the Region III-6A semifinal game for the second straight season.

Summer Creek’s Adaora Nwokeji was named the Defensive Player of the Year. The sophomore guard averaged 8.2 points and 3.1 steals per game for the Lady Bulldogs, who finished the season 33-7.

Summer Creek made school history by advancing all the way to the state tournament in Carlesa Dixon’s second year as coach for the Lady Bulldogs.

Atascocita’s Robin Whitehead was named the Newcomer of the Year.

The freshman guard averaged 6.5 points, 3.4 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 2.4 steals per game this season for the Lady Eagles.

Atascocita head coach Veronica Johnson was named the Coach of the Year.

Atascocita won its second straight undefeated district title and have won 36 straight district games dating back to the 2016 season.

Summer Creek’s Maliyah Johnson, Halle Jones and Mailyn Wilkerson were named to the first team.

Shaniya Klauser, Kyleigh McGuire and Elyssa Coleman were named to the first team for Atascocita.

Humble’s Melanie Wenkebach and Chyndall Daniels were named to the first team.

The Lady Wildcats made the playoffs for the first time under head coach Jessica Gaines.

Anna Chong and Maddie Vanderpool were named to the first team for Kingwood.

Jashya Wortham and Keona Chatman were named to the second team for Humble.

Summer Creek’s Teagan Bouswer and Victoria Crawford were named to the second team.

Tori McDonald and Dylan Halloran were named to the second team for Kingwood.

Atascocita’s Hayden Mornin and Blake Matthews were named to the second team.

Honorable mention

Humble - Kazarea Taplin.

Kingwood - Kayla Zettlemoyer, Savannah Wilson, Kennedy Studdert.

Atascocita - Alaina Ferrier.

Summer Creek - Tyanna Sherman, Alayia Francis, Brooke Love

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