Posted On: 11/14/19 12:27 PM

The Garfield Lady Bulldogs had high expectations a year ago. Garfield had their sights set on a 3a state title with 6'4 5-star prospect Dalayah Daniels, current Utah State freshman Faith Brantley, Jayla Howard who stars at National Juco Dakota College and Sammaiyah Tolliver who is a starter at Division 2 Alaska Fairbanks in her first season. Garfield ran into Mt. Spokane in the state semis, putting an end to their state title aspirations. The Bulldogs would then lose to Kamiakin in a consolation game, ultimately placing 6th in the 3a classification. Despite losing some college talent and senior leadership, Garfield returns their best player and will benefit from some key transfers at multiple positions that make up the pre-season MaxPreps Top 25 National Ranking.

Everything starts and ends with recent California signee, Dalayah Daniels. She is 6'4, athletic and has a skill set that continues to improve over time. Her biggest impact comes on the defensive side of the ball where she can literally defend 1-5 in most matchups. Seniors Kira Wood and Sahcari Davis return at the guard positions and sophomore Tahja Henderson will also be back a year older. The biggest name transfer in all

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