Posted On: 11/25/19 12:00 PM
Highland Park 2020 point guard Dariauna Carter is a rising prospect in the 2020 class, blessed with the ability to attack the basket as well as let the game come to her.
At 5’5, Carter takes pride in her ability to lead the team from the point guard position. However, Carter did not get a chance to play her junior season due to an ACL injury. Despite missing the season, she says the injury gave her an opportunity to see the game differently.
“I got the opportunity to get a different perspective on the game,” she said. “I worked hard that off season worked on leadership skills and iq of the game.”
As a sophomore, Carter was the leading scorer in Topeka, averaging 18 points per game and earning all-state and all-city for her efforts.
She played for the Kansas Elite during the offseason as says the experience has helped her game grow.
Carter says the Topeka boys’ basketball coach has given her an opportunity to work out with the boys and says that experience has also helped her game grow as well.
“I really worked