[First-team all-area selection Gabby Smith of Bolingbrook is on the drive.]
5-8, Jr., G
Highlights: Averaged 9.4 points, 5.8 rebounds, 2.0 steals and 1.2 assists ... Coach Laura Brumfiel: “Shawnton does all the extra things on the floor. Twice this year she was one shy of a triple double. She had several double-double games with points and rebounds.”
5-6, Sr., G
Highlights: All-Southwest Prairie ... Averaged 11.2 points, 3.2 rebounds, 4.1 assists and 2.3 steals.
5-6, So., G
Highlights: All-Southwest Prairie ... All-Oak Lawn and All-Peotone tournaments ... Averaged 12 points and 5 assists ... Team captain ... Coach John Placher: “Jazzpher led the team in assists and was second in scoring. We named her a captain as a sophomore for her leadership skills on and off the court.”
6-1, Fr., F
Highlights: All-Southwest Prairie ... Averaged 12.5 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.5 steals and 2.2 blocks ... Had 35 points, two short of the school record, against Thornton Fractional South ... Coach Armond Frazier: “Anna not only was a low-post threat, she was one of the main ballhandlers who helped us break the press. She also was one of our best defensive players.”
5-6, Fr., G
Highlights: All-Southwest Suburban Red ... Averaged 12 points and made 69 3-pointers while shooting 44 percent from the 3-point line ... Coach Ryan White: “Tara continued to get better as the year went along.”
5-4, Sr., G
Highlights: All-Interstate Eight ... Averaged 12.1 points, 5.6 rebounds, 2.2 steals and 2.9 assists ... Three-year starter ... Coach Brad Schmitt: “Bridget proved her worth in some big games. She was our best player and always carried us offensively and defensively.”
5-7, So., G
Highlights: All-Girls Catholic Athletic Conference ... All-Beecher Tournament ... Averaged 10.6 points and 3.1 assists ... Coach Eileen Copenhaver: “Lauren has excellent court-vision awareness as the point guard. She led the team in assists (96), steals (44) and was second in points.
5-10, Sr., F
Highlights: All-Southwest Prairie ... Averaged 6 points and 10 rebounds ... Will play in college ... Coach Reggie Lemon: “Kelle holds our school career rebounding record with 1,118.”
5-4, Sr., G
Highlights: IBCA Class 1A/2A all-state special mention ... All-Interstate Eight ... Averaged 11.3 points, 3.8 assists and 3 rebounds ... School record for career steals with 440 ... Coach Ted O’Boyle: “Lyda had an outstanding four-year career here at Seneca.”
6-3, So., C
Highlights: Averaged 10.2 points, 7.9 rebounds, 1.8 steals and 1.8 assists ... Shot 53 percent from the field ... Transferred to Bolingbrook after the season.
Mia Bertino, Joliet Catholic, 5-7, So., G: Averaged 5.8 points (7.4 in the East Suburban Catholic Conference), 3.2 rebounds and 1.0 steals ... Leader and primary ballhandler for youthful Angels ... State-caliber tennis player.
Sarah Knoepfle, Lemont, 5-9, Sr., G: All-South Suburban Blue ... Team MVP ... Averaged 11.7 points, 8.1 rebounds, 4.1 steals and 2.5 assists.
Regan LoConte, Lincoln-Way Central, 5-9, So., G: All-Lincoln-Way East Medieval Tournament ... Made 63 3-pointers.
Sam Lordan, Plainfield South, 6-0, Sr., F: Averaged 7.2 points and 4.8 rebounds ... Will play at Illinois College ... Coach Lincoln DePaula: “Sam is our most improved player. She spent many hours in the gym working on her game the last two seasons and it showed.”
Damia Patton, Romeoville, 5-11, So., F: Averaged 11.1 points and 7.8 rebounds.
Ashley Raymer, Providence, 5-11, Fr., G: Averaged 8.4 points and 4.1 rebounds ... Made 47 3-pointers.
Katchie Savic, Lincoln-Way East, 5-6, Jr., G: Averaged 7.1 points, 3.8 rebounds and 4.1 assists ... Coach Jim Martin: “Katchie defends the best player and handles the ball 90 percent of the time. She is a one-man press break. She is a true point guard.”
Kylie Sowa, Wilmington, 5-5, Jr., G: All-Interstate Eight ... Outstanding defensively.
Kaylee Steichen, Gardner-South Wilmington, 5-9, Sr., G: All-River Valley Conference ... Averaged 6.8 points, 7.4 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 2.5 steals.
Coal City: Makenna Crater, 5-6, Jr., G: Joliet West: Dasia Norris, 5-6, Sr., F
Dwight: Melissa Stewart, 5-11, Jr., G
Joliet Catholic: Payton Vam Kampen, 5-8, Fr., G; Jenna Hernandez, 5-7, Fr., G
Joliet Central: Armani Stickland, Joliet Central, 5-5, Jr., G
Lemont: Emma Bozue, 5-8, Sr., G
Lincoln-Way Central: Natalie Spudic, 5-10, Sr., F
Lincoln-Way West: Sydney Swanberg, 5-7, So., G
Minooka: Jenna Roberts, 5-4, Sr., G; Sophie Darden, 5-9, So., F
Peotone: Courtney Burks, 5-4, So., G; Mae Graffeo, 5-10, So., F
Plainfield North: Stephanie Vicentano, 5-8, Sr., G
Plainfield South: Miranda Cadwell, 6-0, Jr., C; Shannon Smith, 5-6, Jr., G
Providence: Abby Ragusa, 5-7, Jr., G
Reed-Custer: Kylie Balgemann, 6-1, So., C/F; Jaden Christian, 5-8, So, G
Wilmington: Claire Rink, 5-10, So., F/C; Chloe Sanford, 5-10, So., F/C