Posted On: 08/12/19 4:33 PM
Copper State defeated NWT 51-38 in the championship game of The Best Ever tournament in Avondale this weekend. Here are a few of the players that stood out:
Mia Davis – Copper State
She combined size and strength with speed and good passing. The offense ran through her in the post, where she could turn around and shoot or make passes to the outside. On defense, she made it difficult to pass anywhere in her vicinity, using her long arms to poke balls free for steals.
Mary Elias – NWT
Her defense as part of the team’s system was fantastic, especially early-on in the game. Most of the time, she was near the hoop as a rim protector, and did as good of a job as anybody of slowing Davis down and makin