2024, 5’9” Guard, Central A&M
An immensely talented Combo Guard with a ton of skill on the offensive end of the floor, Burgener plays all of the Guard positions at a high level with her ability score from anywhere and run the offense. She is a smooth ball-handler who uses her strength to fight past defenders and her vision and passing skills to set her teammates up for easy points. Jilyan is a knock-down shooter from beyond the three-point line and regularly finishes strong at the basket through contact.
2024, 5’6” Guard, Okawville
Kraus is a dynamic Point Guard with tremendous playmaking abilities at both ends of the court. She is a speedy ball-handler who makes plays in transition and gets by her one-on-one defender with ease before scoring in a variety of ways. Alayna shoots the ball well with good range from deep and plays terrific on and off-ball defense, consistently turning takeaways into easy fast break points
2023, 5’11” Forward, Mascoutah
A Small Forward who can stretch the floor and create match-up problems with her athleticism, Loden is tough for coaches to gameplan against due to her ability to handle the ball on the perimeter and score at a high rate in the lane. She plays with good control when attacking from the wing and finishes at the rim with a good combination of touch and strength. Sophia is a dominant rebounder at both ends of the court and provides good versatility on defense with the ability to defend the perimeter and the paint.
2024, 5’10” Guard, Altamont
Nelson is one of the most prolific scorers in the state of Illinois, already posting a 50-point game early on in her Sophomore season. She is a smooth athlete who excels at any of the Guard positions with her ball-handling and pure scoring abilities. Grace is a terrific shooter from beyond the three-point line and uses her length in the lane to finish around defenders.
2024, 6’2” Forward, Christopher
An extremely talented Forward who can handle the ball and lead the offense, Hargrove has a tremendously high ceiling due to her skillset and combination of length and strength. She often plays as a Point Forward due to her confidence and control as a ball-handler who can make plays in the open floor and limit turnovers. Amiah is a dominant scorer in the lane and can defend any position while rebounding at a high rate at both ends of the court.
2022, 5’7” Guard, Carterville
Edmonds is a skilled Combo Guard who can catch fire in a hurry from beyond the three-point line with her confident and consistent shooting form. She is a mature and intelligent player who is a reliable ball-handler and strong finisher at the basket. Kristin plays tough on-ball defense against opposing Point Guards and brings down rebounds at a good rate for a Guard.
2022 Kasha Ward, 5’9” Guard, Carterville
A multi-talented Small Forward with solid versatility, Ward uses her quickness and athleticism to create match-up issues for opponents on the perimeter and in the lane. She has a variety of post moves and great footwork in the lane to set herself up for easy looks and can knock down shots from beyond the three-point line. Kasha is a physical defender who uses her strength to compete against Post players and rebound the ball at a high percentage.