USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the 2015-16 American Family Insurance ALL-USA Kansas Girls Basketball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic achievements from the 2015-16 season.
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COACH OF THE YEAR
Antwain Scales, Wichita South
The fifth-year coach directed the Titans to their fourth consecutive state title, the first Class 6A team to accomplish that feat. Wichita South was 25-0 this season—96-4 over the past four years—and outscored foes by an average of 33 points per game.
Player of the Year
Grace Mitchell, G/F, Wellington, 6-2, Sr.
The University of Nebraska recruit dazzled in her return to her hometown, leading the Crusaders to a 24-1 record and third place in the Class 4A-I state tournament. Mitchell, a Class 6A All-State player as a junior at Derby, scored 21.2 points per game and converted 48 percent of her 3-point attempts. She also averaged 6.7 rebounds and 2.4 blocked shots.
Kendrian Elliott, F/C, Wichita South, 6-2, Sr.
The Tulsa commit averaged a double-double for her four-year career, including 13.4 points and 10.2 rebounds per game this season.
Ericka Mattingly, G, Wichita South, 5-9, Sr.
An unselfish playmaker, Mattingly sparked the Titans to their fourth straight state title, averaging 10.7 points, 6.0 assists and 3.7 steals.
Brenni Rose, F/G, Shawnee Mission Northwest, 6-0, Sr.
Rose led her team to a 22-3 mark and the Class 6A finals, averaging 18.2 points and 7.5 rebounds per contest.
Peyton Williams, F, Cair Paravel-Latin (Topeka), 6-3, Sr.
Williams averaged 16.2 points, 12.9 rebounds, 3.7 steals, and 3.4 blocks per game and will play both basketball and volleyball at Kansas State.
Madison Piper, G/F, Lawrence Free State, 5-10, Jr.
Taylor Robertson, G, McPherson, 5-8, So.
Kylah Comley, G, Sterling, 5-4, Sr.
Shelbe Piggie, G, Bishop Miege (Shawnee Mission), 5-6, Sr.
Rachel Heiman, F, Silver Lake, 5-11, Sr.