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2013-14 Times All-North Girls Basketball First Team

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FIRST TEAM BIOS



FRONTIER LEAGUE



Name: Austin Stevens (MVP)

School: South Jefferson

Grade: Senior

Height: 5-8

Position: Guard/forward

Statistics: 16.6 ppg, 8.1 rpg, 3.8 apg; Career, 965 pts, 540 rebs

College plans: LeMoyne for biology and basketball

Coach’s report: “She’s as versatile a player as we’ve ever had. She played multiple positions and played them well because we needed her to. She is defined by her tenacity. I’ve never had a kid play with such tenacity,”

-Pat Bassett, South Jefferson coach



Name: Kammikia Barnes

School: Indian River

Grade: Sophomore

Height: 5-8

Position: Forward

Statistics: 10.9 ppg, 5.7 rpg, 3.2 spg

College plans: Undecided

Coach’s report: “She has become a top player in the league and in Section 3 and will only get better. Kammikia is powerful, physical, and a matchup nightmare because she can post you up or step outside and make shots,”

-Jim Whitley, Indian River coach



Name: Lorraine Beard

School: Alexandria

Grade: Senior

Height: 5-7

Position: Guard

Statistics: 15.2 ppg, 9 rpg, 4 apg, 3 spg; 1,069 career pts

College plans: JCC for science and math, basketball

Coach’s report: “Her ability to adjust and expand her game over four years is a testament to her non-stop work ethic and commitment to the game. She holds school records for 3-pointers in a game (6), season (50), and career (162),”

-David Hollis, Alexandria Coach



Name: Sarah Mattingly

School: Indian River

Grade: Junior

Height: 5-4

Position: Guard

Statistics: 7.8 ppg, 4.4 spg, 3.7 apg; 34 3-point FGs

College plans: Considering Liberty University

Coach’s report: “She is our floor leader and has a very high basketball IQ. We always put her on the opponent’s best player with confidence that she will disrupt their game. She was top five in steals and top 10 in 3-pointers in Section 3,”

-Jim Whitley, Indian River coach



Name: Brooke Spaulding

School: Copenhagen

Grade: Junior

Height: 5-4

Position: Guard

Statistics: 12.7 ppg, 6.5 rpg, 2.5 spg

College plans: Undecided

Coach’s report: “Brooke is a coach’s dream. She’s a tremendous leader and motivator, extremely competitive but also extremely coachable. She gives everything she has on the court and uses her knowledge of the game to reach her full potential,”

-Natalie Scott, Copenhagen coach



NORTHERN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE



Name: Hunter Hitchman (MVP)

School: Hermon-DeKalb

Grade: Senior.

Height: 5-7.

Position: Guard.

Statistics: 17.4 ppg, four-year starter

College plans: St. Lawrence University

Coach’s report: “I always knew she was a good scorer. When you coach her you realize how hard of a practice player she is and how much she works on her game. She tries to make the rest of the team better by her play.”

-Steve Morrill, Hermon-DeKalb coach.



Name: Hannah Cook

School: Chateaugay

Grade: Senior

Height: 5-7

Position: guard

Statistics: 10 ppg, four-year starter

College plans: SUNY Plattsburgh (soccer)

Coach’s report: “She had an outstanding career, probably the most coachable kid I’ve ever been involved with. She played good defense and was quick. She’s competitive.”

- Chris Reynolds, Chateaugay coach.



Name: Rachel Lamica

School: Malone

Grade: Senior

Height: 6-0

Position: forward

Statistics: 14.0 ppg, 12 reb

College plans: undecided

Coach’s report: “As a senior everything clicked. She became a team captain that basically led by example. She worked hard in practice all the time and encouraged her teammates to work hard. She was an all-around team player.”

- Shelley Skelly, Malone coach.



Name: Riley Luckie

School: OFA

Grade: Junior

Height: 5-0

Position: guard

Statistics: 14.3 points, 8 assists, 5 steals

College plans: undecided

Coach’s report: “She’s like having a coach on the floor. She understands the game better than any player I’ve ever had. Because of her diminutive size she’s often overlooked by people who have to guard her. She can get a shot off against taller people.”

-Lynn Blevins, OFA coach.



Name: Lindsay Thayer

School: St. Lawrence Central

Grade: Senior

Height: 6-0.

Position: forward

Statistics: 17.3 ppg, 13 reb, 5 blocks

College plans: SUNY Cortland or St. John Fisher.

Coach’s report: “Lindsey demonstrated leadership, dedication and sportsmanship on and off the court and was a role model for children in our athletic program. She also excels in academics and ranks sixth in her class.”

- Chad Gauthier, St. Lawrence coach



SECOND TEAM AND HONORABLE MENTION



Second Team

Frontier League

Ashley Anchor (Jr., Thousand Islands)

Enesa Ososkalo (Sr., Lyme)

Yanna Ososkalo (Sr., Lyme)

Katie Pitkin (Sr., General Brown)

Lexi Smith (So., Carthage)

Northern Athletic Conference

Morgan Doyle (Fr., Colton-Pierrepont)

Morgan Fountain (Sr., Malone)

Kalie Frank (Sr., Canton)

Courtney Harrington (Sr., Hermon-DeKalb)

Tessa Knight (Sr., Madrid-Waddington)





Honorable Mention

Frontier League

Katie Aldrich (Sr., Watertown)

Marinda Allen (Sr., Copenhagen)

Alexis Bach (Fr., Lowville)

Ashlynn Borce (Sr., Indian River)

Marisa Clark (Jr., South Jefferson)

Kali Eyles (Jr., Thousand Islands)

Jenna Fields (Jr., Sackets Harbor)

Marissa Garland (Sr., South Jefferson)

Rhea Pitkin (So., General Brown)

Maci Spaulding (Fr., Copenhagen)

Northern Athletic Conference

Abby Barnes (Sr., Chateaugay)

Courtney Bova (Jr., Hammond)

Tori Daley (Jr., Canton)

Taylor Francis (Sr., Salmon River)

Mikayla Horton (Sr. Hammond)

Jenn King (Jr., Madrid-Waddington)

Paige McCormick (Fr., Heuvelton)

Olivia St. Pierre (Jr., Heuvelton)

Sarah Vivlamore (Sr., Potsdam)

Alexis Weidner (Sr., Heuvelton)







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