After receiving various all-state and all-conference awards, Shelby County girls’ basketball players have also been honored by PrepGirlsHoops.com.
Triton Central had three players honored by the website which ranks teams and provides a player database during the course of the season.
Senior Taylor Heath was named Best Passer and named to the All-State Second Team in Class 2A.
Heath averaged 9.5 assists, which not only led the state but tied for the best average in the country, according to MaxPreps. She also averaged 14.7 points per game on 50 percent shooting from the field.
She also averaged 4.9 rebounds and a county-best 3.3 steals, and led the county in free throw percentage at 81.
Senior Bailey Stamper was named Best Shot Blocker and was included on the honorable mention list.
Stamper averaged 3.5 blocks per game, which was seventh-best in the state. She also led the county in rebounding average at 7.5 per game and averaged 10.8 points per game. She made 51 percent of her shots and 74 percent from the free throw line. And sophomore Lizzie Graham was also named to the honorable mention list.
She averaged 13.4 points and 5.1 rebounds, and made 46 percent from the field, including a county-best 44 percent from beyond the arc.
And her 79 percent free throw shooting percentage was second-best in the county behind Heath.
Two players from both Southwestern and Waldron were also honored.
The Spartans’ Trinity Tatlock and Lexi Wilkins, and the Mohawks’ Lauryn Thomas and Bella Larrison, were named to the honorable mention list.
Tatlock, a senior, averaged 12.3 points, 5.9 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.4 steals, and shot 41 percent from the field. She also made 67 percent from the line.
Larrison averaged 12.3 points, 5.8 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.3 steals. She shot 49 percent from the field and 67 percent from the line.
Wilkins averaged 10.2 points, 3.1 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.7 steals, shooting 33 percent from beyond the arc.
Thomas averaged 8.3 points, 3.9 assists, which was second-best in the county and 1.9 steals, while shooting 42 percent from the field. She also made 68 percent from the field.