2015-16 ALL-USA Massachusetts Girls Basketball Team

2015-16 ALL-USA Massachusetts Girls Basketball Team

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2015-16 ALL-USA Massachusetts Girls Basketball Team

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USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the 2015-16 American Family Insurance ALL-USA Massachusetts Girls Basketball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic achievements from the 2015-16 season.

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COACH OF THE YEAR

Michael Deady, Bishop Feehan (Attleboro)
Deady’s leadership not only guided the Shamrocks to a Division I state title this season, it also helped snap the 63-game win streak of defending state champs Braintree in the Division I South final. Bishop Feehan closed out its championship campaign with a record of 24-1

FIRST TEAM

Player of the Year
Katie Benzan, G, Noble & Greenough (Dedham), 5-5, Sr.
Led by Benzan’s Gatorade Massachusetts Girls Basketball Player of the Year-winning efforts, Noble & Greenough captured its fifth straight New England Prep School Athletic Council Class A championship this past season. The Harvard recruit  averaged 20.6 points with 7.1 rebounds and 5.4 assists per game and earned NEPSAC Class A tournament MVP honors for the third consecutive year.

Molly Bent, G, Tabor Academy (Marion), 5-8, Sr.
A UConn signee, Bent averaged 14 points, 6.5 rebounds and five assists for Tabor Academy (20-2), which reached the NEPSAC Class A championship game.

Araion Bradshaw, G, Tabor Academy (Marion), 5-6, Sr.
Bradshaw, who will play collegiately at South Carolina, produced 10 points, four assists and 3.8 rebounds per game for the NEPSAC Class A runner-up.

Brianna Herlihy, F, Braintree, 6-foot, Sr.
A future Villanova Wildcat, Herlihy averaged 13.6 points, 10.5 rebounds and three steals per game for Braintree (22-1) which lost its only game of the year in the Division I South Regional final.

Lauren Manis, F, Bishop Feehan (Attleboro), 6-1, Sr.
Manis, a Holy Cross signee, led Bishop Feehan to the Division I state championship, averaging 15.6 points, 13.3 rebounds and 4.4 blocks per game.

SECOND TEAM

Aliyah Boston, F/C, Worcester Academy, 6-2, Fr.

Callie Cavanaugh, F, Holyoke, 6-3, Jr.

Amy Duggan, F, Noble & Greenough (Dedham), 5-10, Sr.

Anna Kelly G, Lexington, 5-6, Sr.

Sayawni Lassiter, F, Newton North, 5-11, Jr.

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