Six Area Athletes, Coaches Named Class B All-State

The Michigan Associated Press has released its 2017-18 Class B girls basketball all-state teams as selected by a panel of Michigan sportswriters.

Player of the Year
Kaela Webb, Detroit Country Day, Sr.
First Team
Kaela Webb, Detroit Country Day, Sr.
Jasmine Powell, Detroit Country Day, Jr.
Sarah Miller, Birch Run, So.
Morgan Kaniszewski, Tawas, Sr.
Sydney Shafer, Jackson Northwest, Jr.
Masyn Shannon, Michigan Center, Sr.
Maddie Voelker, Goodrich, Jr.
Maddie Watters, Williamston, Sr.
Daisy Ansel, Comstock, Jr.
Makenzie Wilkinson, Kalkaska, Sr.
Sophia Wiard, Muskegon Oakridge, Jr.
Coach of the Year
Joe Lusk, Michigan Center

Second Team
Sophia DiMilia, New Boston Huron, Sr.
Elie Smith, Fowlerville, Jr.
Kaitlyn Zarycki, Edwardsburg, Jr.
Mariel Bruxvoort, Grand Rapids South Christian, Sr.
Meghan Schulz, Hopkins, Sr.
Coach of the Year
Matt Schelich, Kingsley
Ryan Carroll, Jackson Northwest

Honorable Mention
(Nominees receiving one or no votes from the 10-member panel)
Alyssa Argyle, Freeland; Kaylee Argyle, Freeland; Hannah Thiel, Saginaw Swan Valley; Olivia Apple, Alma; Hailey Leister, Alma; Natalee Kunse, Clare; Kelynn Kujat, Frankenmuth; Hannah Hall, Millington; Ella Bontrager, Jackson Northwest; Gabby Fogarty, Marysville; Adoreya Williams, Detroit Mumford; Kenzie Lewis, Williamston; Allison Peplowski, Williamston; Alyssa Welsh, Perry; Maddie Birchmeier, Corunna; Emma Samson, Ovid-Elsie; Jayla Strickland, Big Rapids; Alicia Lake, Battle Creek Pennfield; Natalie Tucker, Marshall; Hadley Miller, Three Rivers; Maxine Moore, Detroit Country Day; Ahkyla Blakely, Comstock; Adrian Folks, Detroit Country Day; Jalynn Brumfield, Kingsley; Brittany Bowman, Kingsley; McKenna Bent, Comstock Park; Cara VanKempen, Coopersville; Ravier Koppenhofer, Wyoming Godwin Heights; Gabby Timmer, Grand Rapids South Christian; Bria Schrotenboer, Hamilton; Ashlen Wolfram, Hamilton; Sarah Buresh, Hamilton.
Coach of the Year
Dave Mann, Harper Woods Chandler Park
Don Kramer, Birch Run

Categories: Girls Basketball