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Posted On: 04/24/21 9:34 AM

Mallory Heyer Mallory Heyer 6'2" | PF Chaska | 2022 State #36 Nation MN is a beast, and we mean that in the nicest possible way. Heyer has been an impact varsity player since 2017, but never has she been more effective than over the past few weeks as the Chaska junior led her team to the 2021 Minnesota High School AAAA state championship. That series of performances in March and April, along with a season of excellence overall, has earned Heyer selection as the Prep Girls Hoops AAAA Player of the Year.

Mallory has one of the biggest motors we have seen. In addition to her rather substantial bag of tricks, it is Heyer’s relentless drive to overpower opponents that sets her apart. She used that approach to have the game of her life in Chaska’s defeat of Hopkins in the state semifinals. She simply would not be denied. Mallory has one more season of high school basketball before moving on to the University of Minnesota, and we’re going to savor every minute of it.

As the Player of the Year, of course, she leads our selections for the Prep Girls Hoops All-State teams, where she is joined by her Chaska teammate, sophomore guard Kennedy Sanders Kennedy Sanders 5'8" | CG Chaska | 2023 State MN , who

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