Posted On: 02/28/20 12:00 PM

The final set of our positional pieces concerning our new ratings update looks at the top bigs in the state.  These are the players who do their damage inside by scoring, rebounding, and defending the rim.  This requires a mixture of size, athleticism, and skills that are extremely impressive.  Here are Kentucky's best inside players.

Ta'Ziah Jenks, Mercy- The top challenger to Maddie Scherr's spot as the top player in the state, Jenks has had an awesome final season of a great career.  She is averaging 19 points and 10 rebounds per game, exactly the kind of numbers you want to see out of an elite big.  Jenks has also shown her versatility on the defensive end, defending multiple positions while remaining a presence inside.

Whitney Hay, Elizabethtown- The only movement within the top 5 on this update came courtesy of Hay moving into the top 3.  Despite some injury troubles, Hay has put together an outstanding senior season, showing off all of her many offensive skills to average 19.2 ppg.  She has the ability to score both inside and out, shooting 52% inside the arc and 38% beyond it making her one of the top overall offensive

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