Class A all-state girls basketball teams

Class A all-state girls basketball teams


Class A all-state girls basketball teams


Taryn McCutcheon, East Lansing

Taryn McCutcheon, East Lansing

Class A girls basketball all-state

First team

Taryn McCutcheon

East Lansing

5-3, SR. G

Last year’s West Virginia player of the year transferred in mid-January, and the Trojans went from 2-5 to 19-7, earning district and regional championships. Led with 20 points and five assists per game. Committed to Michigan State.

Coach Rob Smith: “She had an impact in every way to making a championship team. She has a very high basketball IQ.”

Jordan Walker, Muskegon Mona Shores

Jordan Walker, Muskegon Mona Shores

Jordan Walker

Muskegon Mona Shores

5-7, JR. G

The Western Michigan commit recovered from knee surgery to average 20 points, 8.9 rebounds, 4.6 assists.

Coach Brad Kurth: “Jordan is a player that rises to the occasion. The bigger the game or opponent, the bigger her performance. She is likely one of the top 2017 Miss Basketball candidates.”

Siyeh Frazier, Detroit Renaissance

Siyeh Frazier, Detroit Renaissance

Siyeh Frazier

Detroit Renaissance

5-9, Sr. G (captain)

Named Miss PSL as her team finished runner-up in the title game. A threat inside or out, Frazier averaged 19.5 points, 4.5 steals, 3.8 assists and 5.7 rebounds per game. Committed to Penn State.

Coach Kiwan Ward: “Over the last four years, I’ve watched Siyeh develop into an all-around player. Today as a senior, she was my coach on the floor. She was the key figure in the development of the players around her.”

Deja Church, Southfield-Lathrup

Deja Church, Southfield-Lathrup

Deja Church


5-9, Jr. G

Leading scorer on team ranked No. 1 in Class A for much of the season, with 19 points, six rebounds, four steals and three assists per game.

Coach Michele Marshall: “Deja was our most versatile player and a real student of the game. She was our best defender and took on the responsibility of guarding the other team’s best player.”

Micaela Kelly, Detroit King

Micaela Kelly, Detroit King

Micaela Kelly

Detroit King

5-9, Sr. G

Led the Crusaders to their fifth straight PSL league title. A deadly three-point shooter and aggressive rebounder, she averaged 15 points, 8.6 rebounds, 5.7 assists and 4.2 steals per game.

Coach William Winfield: “She’s the best guard in the state. She can shoot the three, defend, go to the basket and is a good rebounder.”

Class B all-state girls basketball teams

Second Team

Cheah Rael-Whitsitt, Ann Arbor Huron

Autumn Kissman, Mason

Hailey Leidel, Woodhaven

Ellie Taylor, Midland Dow

Clare Glowniak, Flushing

Class C all-state girls basketball teams

Third Team

Moira Joiner, Saginaw Heritage

Jacara Thompson, Swartz Creek

Megan Belke, East Grand Rapids

Mia Long, Ann Arbor Huron

Maddie Maloney, St. Johns

Class D all-state girls basketball teams

Fourth Team

Camree Clegg, Wayne Memorial

Kate McArthur, Warren Cousino

Antoinette Miller, Southfield-Lathrup

Erin Hult, Canton

Lexie Khon, Jackson Northwest

Meet the Free Press girls basketball dream team

Fifth Team

Kaitlyn Smith, Holly

Kiana Votava, Port Huron Northern

Lilly George, DeWitt

Kasey DeSmit, Hudsonville

Kristen Nelson, Farmington Hills Harrison

Sixth Team

Peyton Jones, South Lyon East

Tia Tedford, Detroit King

Kierra Crockett, North Farmington

Amber Stephens, Farmington Hills Harrison

Alicia Norman, Detroit King

Honorable mention

Kaylee Wasco, Midland Dow

Maizie Taylor, Midland Dow

Elizabeth Grobbel, Birmingham Marian

Alexis Johnson, Southfield

Mackenzie Harbort, Birmingham Seaholm

Chloe Guingrich, Hudsonville

Jessica Hafner, St. Johns

Teresa Diehl, Warren Regina

Shaina DenBesten, Hudsonville

Ellie Mackay, Novi

Laya Hartman, Okemos

Erin Honkala, Howell

Lexey Tobel, Hartland

Mallory Barrett, Milford

Demi Rodriguez, Dearborn Heights Crestwood

Victoria Perez, Belleville

Haley Madison, St. Joseph

Paige Hallock, Greenville

Megan Lowell, Grand Rapids Northview

Kaleese Jeffries, Forest Hills Eastern

Maggie Rogers, Rochester Adams

Zora Pullen, Farmington Hills Mercy

Terese Ledy, Marquette

Margot Woughter, Traverse City Central

Jackie Bauer, Farmington Hills Mercy

Mackenzie Anderson, Warren Cousino

Janara Flowers, Walled Lake Western

Toshanae Owens, Kalamazoo Central

Arjanae Morgan, Kalamazoo Central

Maddy Watters, Rockford

Paige Hallock, Greenville

Emma VanZanten, Northview

Alyza Winston, Muskegon Mona Shores


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