• Tanaya Atkinson, Career: Temple-bound senior averaged a New Haven County best 23.6 pointsper game, led her team to the Southern Connecticut Conference final and took home SCC Most Valuable Player honors.
• Desiree Elmore, Capital Prep: Sophomore contributed 17.2 points, 11 rebounds and 4.1 assists a game for the No. 1 ranked team in Connecticut.
• Maura Fitzpatrick, Mercy: Junior averaged 16.7 points per game, led her team to an SCC title, its second in school history, and took home SCC tournament MVP honors.
• Rachel Gartner, Danbury: Boston College-bound senior and 1,000 career point scorer helped lead her team to its third straight FCIAC title while taking home all-conference honors.
• Rebecca Gartner, Danbury: University of Central Florida-bound senior also took home All-FCIAC honors after posting 10.1 points, 5.1 rebounds and 2.8 steals a contest.
• Kiah Gillespie, Capital Prep: Junior led the Trailblazers to their seventh straight Constitution State Conference crown while posting 22.4 points, 10.4 rebounds and 3.9 assists a game. Capital Prep is the only undefeated team in the state.
• Marissa Gudauskas, Bolton: She posted 13.7 points, 3.9 steals and 3.0 assists for the North Central Connecticut Conference runners-up.
• Janelle Harrison, Cromwell: Hartford-bound senior led the Shoreline Conference champions with 18.1 points, 9.1 rebounds and 3.3 steals per game.
• DeJane “Snoop” James, Weaver: The guard, whose nickname comes from the character on the television show “The Wire” and not the rapper with the same nickname, posted 19.3 points, 9.4 asissts and 3.6 steals a contest for the Central Connecticut Conference champs.
• Kiera O’Donnell, Holy Cross: Assumption-bound 1,000 career point scorer averaged 19 points, 10 rebounds and four assists per game for the Naugatuck Valley League champions.
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• The best center in the area, as voted by the fans, was Foran’s Taylor Ceballos. She received 67 percent of the 3835 votes, fetching 2,585 votes herself. Thanks to all who voted.
So the team is almost set, Cheshire’s Missy Bailey is running the point and Mercy’s Maura Fitzpatrick is your forward. What about your shooting guard? Here are the candidates: