Posted On: 11/16/20 1:23 PM

The season tips off a week from today and I thought we could start some season previews. I’m looking to break down the top 5 college prospects and top 5 teams in each region along with a bonus pick of who I think will be the regional finalist for Miss Basketball. These are just for discussion and almost sure to be wrong.

Fifth Region:

Top 5 College Prospects:

  1. Xaviara SmalleyXaviaraSmalley6'2" | CBethlehem | 2023StateKY, Bethlehem (2022)
  2. Jaileyah CottonJaileyahCotton5'6" | SGBardstown | 2022StateKY, Bardstown (2022)
  3. Ella ThompsonEllaThompson6'0" | PFBethlehem | 2021StateKY, Bethlehem (2021)
  4. Macy RunnerMacyRunner5'6" | PGNelson County | 2023StateKY, Nelson County (2023)
  5. Monica LindseyMonicaLindsey5'5" | CGCentral Hardin | 2022StateKY, Central Hardin (2022)

Top 5 Teams:

  1. Bethlehem
  2. Elizabethtown
  3. Bardstown
  4. Central Hardin
  5. Marion County

2021 Miss Basketball Finalist Prediction:

Ella ThompsonEllaThompson6'0" | PFBethlehem | 2021StateKY, Bethlehem

 

Sixth Region:

Top 5 College Prospects:

  1. Tiarra EastTiarraEast5'11" | PFButler | 2021StateKY, Butler (2021) - Signed with Temple
  2. Gracie MerkleGracieMerkle6'5" | CBullitt East | 2022StateKY, Bullitt East (2022)
  3. Emma EganEmmaEgan5'8" | SFBullitt East | 2022StateKY, Bullitt East (2022)
  4. Dynastee WhiteDynasteeWhite5'8" | SFButler | 2021StateKY, Butler (2021)
  5. (tie) Hailey Dillman, Bullitt Central (2023) and Kaela BallardKaelaBallard5'11" | CGSouthern | 2023StateKY, Southern (2023)

Top 5 Teams:

  1. Butler
  2. Bullitt East
  3. Mercy
  4. Bullitt Central
  5. Pleasure Ridge Park

2021 Miss Basketball Finalist

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