With today’s release of this year’s American Family Insurance ALL-USA Girls Basketball Team, including 2015 ALL-USA Player of the Year Katie Lou Samuelson, here’s a look back at how the past five American Family Insurance ALL-USA Girls Basketball Players of the Year are doing have fared:
2014 — Brianna Turner, Manvel, Texas. Freshman led Notre Dame, the NCAA runner-up, with 7.9 rebounds a game and was second in scoring with 13.8 points a game. Was named the Atlantic Coast Conference’s Freshman of the Year and made the All-ACC team.
2013 — Diamond DeShields, Norcross, Ga. Sat out this season after transferring to Tennessee. She scored an ACC freshman-record 688 points for North Carolina in the 2013-2014 season and was named the USBWA National Freshman of the Year.
2012 — Breanna Stewart, Cicero-North Syracuse, Cicero, N.Y. Connecticut junior averaged 17.6 points, 7.8 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game and was the consensus national player of the year while helping the Huskies win the national title, their third in a row. She’s the only person to ever be named the Final Four Player of the Year three times.
2011 — Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, Mater Dei, Santa Ana, Calif. Connecticut senior was averaged 14.9 points per game and led the country in three-point field goal shooting at 48.8 percent. She had 398 three-pointers in her career, a NCAA record. She was the Big East Tournament freshman of the year in 2012.
2010 — Chiney Ogwumike, Cy-Fair, Cypress Texas. First pick of 2014 WNBA Draft. Was named the league’s rookie of the year last year, averaging 15.5 points and 8.5 rebounds with the Connecticut Sun. Was a two-time consensus All-American at Stanford and finished her career there as the Pac-12’s all-time leading scorer (2,737 points) and rebounder (1,567).