Posted On: 02/23/21 8:05 AM

5A Team Rankings with 2 weeks to go in the season. .

(1) Queen Creek Casteel (11-0) - Daeja Johnson Daeja Johnson 5'10" | CG Casteel | 2021 State AZ (2021) is in the Player of the Year discussions. She is averaging over 21 points and 7 rebounds. Lightning quick senior guard Autymn Franks is playing exceptionally well. The Colts are loaded at the guard position.

(2) Buckeye Verrado (11-1) - This was supposed to be the breakout season for the Vipers as they have been building something special for the past couple of years. Junior Wing Kaisha Henry Kaisha Henry 5'9" | PF Verrado | 2022 State AZ is starting to reach her potential. Henry is averaging a double double for the season (12.7 points, 9.8 rebounds). Sophs Bella Barrett Bella Barrett 5'11" | SF Verrado | 2023 State AZ and Hannah Beard Hannah Beard 5'5" | PG Verrado | 2023 State AZ are top 10 players in the 2023 class.

(3) Peoria Sunrise Mountain (12-1) - Big win over Millennium last week. Matchup with O’Connor on 2/25.  The Mustangs have a solid trio of Sophs: Mackenzie Nielsen, Reena Bhakta Reena Bhakta 5'11" | PF Sunrise Mountain | 2023 State AZ and Mackenzie Dunham Mackenzie Dunham 5'11" | PF Sunrise Mountain | 2023 State AZ . Super frosh Ysabel Puente Ysabel Puente 5'7" | CG Sunrise Mountain | 2024 State AZ has had a nice impact on the program.

(4) Cactus Shadows (9-2) - Showdown with Sunrise Mountain on 2/23.  Rematch of last year’s semi-final matchup. 6-foot senior center

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