MR. AND MISS BASKETBALL AWARDS FINALISTS ANNOUNCED
Hermitage, Tennessee, February 14, 2014 -- The Mr. and Miss Basketball Awards will be presented to the top girls and boys in five classifications of the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association prior to the championship game awards presentation for each class, respectively.
A statewide committee of sportswriters selected winners based on performance during the 2013-2014 regular season. Academics and character were also taken into consideration. High school head basketball coaches and members of the media nominated the finalists.
The presentation of the Mr. and Miss Basketball Awards for Division II, Class A and Class AA will be given on Saturday, March 1 at Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University.
The presentation of the Miss Basketball Awards for Division I, Classes A, AA, and AAA will be given during the championship awards ceremony for each class on Saturday, March 8 at the Murphy Center on the campus of Middle Tennessee State University.
The presentation of the Mr. Basketball Awards for Division I, Classes A, AA, and AAA will be given during the championship awards ceremony for each class on Saturday, March 15 at the Murphy Center on the campus of Middle Tennessee State University.
MEDIA: If you need further information concerning the 2014 Mr. and Miss Basketball awards, please contact Matthew Gillespie or Heather Carter at TSSAA (615-889-6740).
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Class A Miss Basketball Finalists
Jaycee Coe, Jackson County
Cariona Hassell, Goodpasture
Mendy McNeese, North Greene
Class AA Miss Basketball Finalists
Rachel Bell, Creek Wood
Allison Hodge, Grainger County
Abbey Sissom, Cannon County
Class AAA Miss Basketball Finalists
Crystal Dangerfield, Blackman
Keiana Gilbert, Columbia Central
Alexa Middleton, Riverdale
Division II-A Miss Basketball Finalists
Emily Lytle, Evangelical Christian School
Kaylan Pugh, St. Mary's
Micah Scheetz, Webb School of Knoxville
Division II-AA Miss Basketball Finalists
Jasmine Cincore, Briarcrest
Kennesha Nichols, Ensworth
Kennedy Potts, Harpeth Hall
Class A Mr. Basketball Finalists
Desonta Bradford, Humboldt
Derrick Spears, Middle Tennessee Christian
Levi Woods, Meigs County
Class AA Mr. Basketball Finalists
Braxton Blackwell, Christ Presbyterian Academy
Jordon Varnado, Haywood
LeGerald Vick, Douglass
Class AAA Mr. Basketball Finalists
C.J. Anderson, Arlington
Leron Black, White Station
Daniel Norl, Kenwood
Division II-A Mr. Basketball Finalists
Clay Hertel, Donelson Christian Academy
Rob Marberry, Franklin Road Academy
Justin Wertner, St. George's
Division II-AA Mr. Basketball Finalists
Josh Bougher, Christian Brothers
Andrew Fleming, Ensworth
Slate Rider, Father Ryan