After finishing off the season with 22 consecutive wins and the program’s fifth straight state championship, Argyle again dominated the District 8-4A All-District list while hauling in three superlative awards.
Junior Rhyle McKinney was the district’s MVP, junior Brooklyn Carl was co-Defensive Player of the Year and sophomore Bailey Timmons was the Sixth Man of the Year.
Krum’s Tori Hamilton shared co-Defensive Player of the Year honors with Carl.
McKinney was one of three area players to win district MVP — Ponder’s Kaia Williams took home MVP honors in District 9-3A while Sanger’s Chloe Malone was the District 11-4A MVP.
Thirteen area players earned superlative awards at the district level.
In District 5-6A, Kamryn Gibson was the Defensive MVP for her role in leading Braswell back into the playoffs. Denton’s Ky’lie Scott was the Offensive MVP while Lake Dallas freshman Mackenzie Buss was the Newcomer of the Year.
Freshman Alisa Williams was the co-Newcomer of the Year in District 5-6A after helping Guyer win a district championship and a bi-district playoff game.
Aubrey had three players earn superlatives in District 11-4A, and the Lady Chaparrals’ coaching staff, led by head coach Ron Gathright, was the Coaching Staff of the Year. Kaia Saylor was the Offensive MVP, Miranda Nowak was the co-Defensive MVP and Rhianna Stevenson was the co-Newcomer of the Year.
Here are the full girls basketball All-District lists for area teams:
MVP: Mele Kailahi, Keller Timber Creek
Offensive Player of the Year: Jillian Sowell, Southlake Carroll
Defensive Player of the Year: Brittney Bolin, Trophy Club Nelson
Co-Newcomer of the Year: Alisa Williams, Guyer
Co-Newcomer of the Year: Jade Masogayo, Keller Fossil Ridge
Coach of the Year: Kate Goldberg, Keller
Emma Taylor, Keller; Cambridge Matthews, Keller; Jadyn Fife, Keller Fossil Ridge; Sydney McQuietor, Keller; Claire Reynolds, Southlake Carroll; Jordyn Sowell, Southlake Carroll; Jade Thompson, Guyer; Callie Boyles, Guyer; Bella Earle, Guyer; Mia Topping, Keller Timber Creek; Hunter Roach, Trophy Club Byron Nelson.
Morgan Helgesen, Guyer; KJ Walker, Killer Timber Creek; Kaelyn Riley, Southlake Carroll; Madison Lane, Keller; Meredith Wood, Keller; Ellie Michener, Trophy Club Nelson; Kalli Olivar, Keller Central; Malia Linton, Keller Timber Creek; Brittany Flexer, Southlake Carroll.
MVP: Jewel Spear, The Colony
Defensive MVP: Kamryn Gibson, Braswell
Offensive MVP: Ky’lie Scott, Denton
Newcomer of the Year: Mackenzie Buss, Lake Dallas
Coaching Staff of the Year: The Colony
Cierra Smith, Justin Northwest; Kannessia Holbert, Ryan; Tamia Jones, The Colony; Chloe Adame, The Colony; Dorian Norris, Lake Dallas; Josephine Elliott, Lake Dallas; Aminah Hall, Braswell; Taylor Howell, Denton.
Tiarah Starks, Braswell; Jorja Elliott, Lake Dallas; Courtnee Locke, Little Elm; Larissa Moser, Ryan; Sandrine Uwera, Justin Northwest; Aariyah Cotto, The Colony; Kennedy Ryan, The Colony; Darielle Neal, Braswell; Raegan Wright, Denton.
MVP: Chloe Malone, Sanger
Offensive MVP: Kaia Saylor, Aubrey
Co-Defensive MVP: Bre Traylor, Anna
Co-Defensive MVP: Miranda Nowak, Aubrey
Co-Newcomer of the Year: Mia Ellis, Melissa
Co-Newcomer of the Year: Rhianna Stevenson, Aubrey
Coaching Staff of the Year: Aubrey
Sally Clemmons, Melissa; Charley Lane, Melissa; Ashley Gideon, Melissa; Kenzie Turkoly, Sanger; Desi Gonzalez, Sanger; Skyla Mackey, Anna; Marianna Bert, Anna; Gabi Grisso, Aubrey; Wylie Dyer, Aubrey; Caroline Morgan, Celina; Kya Gastineau, Celina.
Kenzie Turkoly, Sanger; Hannah Howell, Anna; Gabi Grisso, Aubrey; Kya Gastineau, Celina; Karina Ortiz, Gainesville; Mya Ellis, Melissa.
MVP: Rhyle McKinney, Argyle
Offensive Player of the Year: Ashley Ingram, Bridgeport
Co-Defensive Player of the Year: Brooklyn Carl, Argyle
Co-Defensive Player of the Year: Tori Hamilton, Krum
Newcomer of the Year: Grace Lowery, Decatur
Sixth Man of the Year: Bailey Timmons, Argyle
Abby Williams, Argyle; Delaney Ingram, Bridgeport; Emily Vidal, Bridgeport; Kylee Fitzgerald, Decatur; Katie Hale, Decatur; Cali Marquis, Krum; Shanna Teague, Springtown.
Kiley Lavelle, Argyle; Kennedy Reaves, Argyle; Morgan Davidson, Bridgeport; Jade Hall, Bridgeport; Gracie Isham, Decatur; Mackenzie Whitaker, Decatur; Olivia Kamesch, Krum; Jacey Oster, Krum; Kaitlyn Goree, Springtown; Rebecca Johnson, Springtown.
MVP: Kaia Williams, Ponder
Offensive MVP: Tori Gittens, Gunter
Defensive MVP: Riley Westervelt, Pottsboro
Newcomer of the Year: Libby Langford, Whitesboro
Sarah Putnicki, Gunter; Jessie Payne, Callisburg; Hannah Fellinger, Pottsboro; Hadley Williams, Pottsboro; Kelley Akins, Ponder; Leigh Medders, Ponder; Karly Ivy, Ponder.
Maggie McCorkle, Whitesboro; Bri Carr, Gunter; Kennedy Payne, Callisburg; Tatum Rekieta, Pottsboro; Taylor Jackson, Sadler S&S Consolidated; Haile Hicks, S&S Consolidated; Jada Gonzales, Ponder; Harley Bridges, Ponder; Olivia Pedigo, Pilot Point; Kenedee Gist, Pilot Point; Brooke Lane, Pilot Point.