All eight members of the Lady Cats’ basketball team and their coaching staff were mentioned on the District 16-5A Girls Basketball Team. The Lady Cats also earned two superlatives.
Senior Kaylee Jefferson was selected as the co-Player of the Year along with junior Antonia Porter of Texas High. Sadavia Porter was chosen as the district’s Offensive Player of the Year.
Junior Autumn Tanton was named to the All-District First Team. Senior Imani Taylor and junior Danielle Godbolt were chosen for the All-District Second Team.
Earning Honorable Mention recognition were senior Jamia Hall, junior Te’Arria Rose and junior Tareyla Kelley.
Lady Cats Coach Jeff Chapman and his assistant coaches were named co-District Staff of the Year along with Texas High Coach Craig Collvins and his assistant coaches.
The players were selected Wednesday. Coaches nominate their players but they are not allowed to vote for their own players.