Two Notre Dame signees lead Naismith All-American girls first team

Two Notre Dame signees lead Naismith All-American girls first team

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Two Notre Dame signees lead Naismith All-American girls first team

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Erin Boley of Elizabethtown, Ky., was one of two Notre Dame signees on the Naismith Trophy Girls Basketball All-American Team.

Erin Boley of Elizabethtown, Ky., was one of two Notre Dame signees on the Naismith Trophy Girls Basketball All-American Team.

Two Notre Dame signees are among the five first-team players for the Naismith Trophy Girls High School All-American Team.

The first team includes Elizabethtown (Ky.) power forward Erin Boley and Princeton (Ind.) small forward Jackie Young, both of whom have signed with the Fighting Irish.

The other three members of the first team: forward Lauren Cox of Flower Mound, Texas, who has signed with Baylor; Blackman (Murfreesboro, Tenn.) point guard Crystal Dangerfield, who has signed with Connecticut; and Cedar Hill, Texas, forward Joyner Holmes, who has signed with Texas.

The five first-teamers also are the five finalists for the Naismith Player of the Year, which is scheduled to be announced later this week.

In all four players from Texas were named to the top three teams.

Megan Walker from Monacan (Chesterfield, Va.) and Rellah Boothe  from IMG Academy (Bradenton, Fla.) were the lone juniors named to the three teams.

FIRST TEAM

Name High School Class
Erin Boley Elizabethtown (Hodgensville, Ky.) Senior
Lauren Cox Flower Mound (Texas) Senior
Crystal Dangerfield Blackman (Murfreesboro, Tenn.) Senior
Joyner Holmes Cedar Hill (Texas) Senior
Jackie Young Princeton (Ind.) Senior

SECOND TEAM

Name High School Class
Sabrina Ionescu Miramonte (Walnut Creek, Calif.) Senior
Tori McCoy St. Thomas More (Champaign, Ill.) Senior
Destiny Slocum Mountain View (Meridian, Idaho) Senior
Alecia Sutton Parkway North (St. Louis, Mo.) Senior
Megan Walker Monacan (Chesterfield, Va.) Junior

THIRD TEAM 

Name High School Class
Rellah Boothe IMG Academy (Bradenton, Fla.) Junior
Kaila Charles Riverdale Baptist (Glendale, Md.) Senior
Natalie Chou Plano West (Texas) Senior
Tyasha Harris Heritage Christan (Noblesville, Ind.) Senior
Amber Ramirez Karen Wagner (San Antonio, Texas) Senior

HONORABLE MENTION

Name High School Class
Jeannie Boehm New Trier (Winnetka, Ill.) Senior
Chassity Carter Dickson County (Tenn.) Senior
Lindsey Corsaro Roncalli (Indianapolis, Ind.) Senior
Aquira DeCosta St. Mary’s (Stockton, Calif.) Sophomore
Nicole Ekhomu Joliet Catholic  (Joilet, Ill.) Senior
A’Tyanna Gaulden Sumter County Comp (Americus, Ga.) Senior
Kyrse Gondrezick Benton Harbor (Mich.) Senior
Jazmine Jones Florida A&M (Tallahassee, Fla.) Senior
Jordan Lewis Lake Highland Prep (Orlando, Fla.) Senior
Nancy Mulkey Cypress Woods (Cypress, Texas) Senior
Leaonna Odom Chaminade College Prep (Los Alamitos, Calif.) Senior
Jamie Ruden John Marshall (Rochester, Minn.) Senior
Jenna Staiti West Forsyth (Cumming, Ga.) Senior
Evina Westbrook South Salem (Salem, Ore.) Junior
Anna Wilson Bellevue (Wash.) Senior

 

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