USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the ALL-USA Louisiana Girls Basketball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic achievements from the 2018-19 season.
NATIONAL: ALL-USA Girls Basketball Team
COACH OF THE YEAR
Mary Ward, Benton
Ward eclipsed 300 career victories this season as she guided the Tigers to the Class 4A state championship. Benton went 38-5 and Ward was chosen as the coach of the West at the Louisiana High School Basketball Coaches Association All-Star Game.
Player of the Year
Tiara Young, G, Walker, 5-10, Sr.
Voted the state’s MVP by the Louisiana High School Basketball Coaches Association, the LSU signee averaged 29.3 points and 6.9 rebounds a game.
Domonique Davis, G, De Ridder, 5-7, Sr.
Davis will play for LSU after a senior year in which she scored 25.4 points per game and was named first-team all-state by the Louisiana High School Basketball Coaches Association.
Makayia Hallmon, G, Red River (Coushatta), 5-3, Sr.
The Louisiana-Lafayette signee scored 25.7 points per game and also contributed 5.5 rebounds and 2.1 assists.
JaMya Mingo-Young, G, Loranger, 5-7, Sr.
The Mississippi State recruit was named first-team all-state by the Louisiana High School Basketball Coaches Association and scored 22.3 points per game.
Emily Ward, F, Benton, 6-0, Jr.
A Louisiana High School Basketball Coaches Association first-team all-state pick, Ward averaged 20.2 points and 13.4 rebounds a game.
Qua Chambers, G, Benton, 5-6, Jr.
Kennedi Heard, F, Captain Shreve (Shreveport), 5-11, Sr.
Alexius Horne, G, Denham Springs, 5-9, Jr.
Addison Martin, F, Captain Shreve, 5-11, So.
Destiny Rice, G, North Caddo (Vivian), 5-8, Sr.