Posted On: 08/20/19 9:05 AM
The 2019 grassroots season has come and gone, and teams are already starting to take shape for 2020. But before that happens, I wanted to have a little fun and take the time to reflect on some of the notable players from this past season. These aren't necessarily the most talented prospects in their respective programs, as much as they are ladies who stood out for one reason or another because of their play. Also, there are likely a few players who could qualify for multiple categories, but I have decided to limit each person to just one accolade. Below is a look into some of the Indiana Elite girls who stood out in 2019.
Sydney Watkins, 2020, 5-9 G, Heritage Christian School, Indiana Elite Thunder 17U
I have raved here over and over again about Sydney's potential since the inception of PGH Indiana back in August of 2018. She is a talented athlete with a great motor, she has a long, wiry strong frame, and she is a very coachable kid who seems to pick things up quickly. Where she excels, is as a high-level defender, and she proved that over the course of