FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Garry H. Donna March 9, 2015 (317) 925-8200
HOOSIER BASKETBALL MAGAZINE TABS TOP 60 SENIOR GIRLS
Attached is a list of Hoosier Basketball Magazine's Top 60 senior girls¹ basketball players for 2014-2015 as compiled by Garry H. Donna, publisher of Hoosier Basketball Magazine. These girls were selected from approximately 1,600 senior players statewide. Eight players that participated in the 2015 IHSAA State Finals highlight the list of the Top 60 invitees‹ Josie Fisher (Homestead) and Ali Patberg (Columbus North) from AAAA, Darby Maggard and Katherine Smith (Fort Wayne Canterbury), Peyton Fallis, Sydney Hall and Allison Schofield (Heritage Christian) from AA as well as Olivia Carroll (Barr-Reeve) from Class A. The Top 60 Senior Workout includes six of the state¹s top senior scorers‹ Patberg (25.7 ppg), Michal Miller, Michigan City (25.5), Laurhen Pickett, Twin Lakes (25.1), Claire Cromer, Wabash (22.6), Samantha Dewey, Triton Central (22) and Stephanie Sherwood, Evansville Memorial (21.1). Also among the 2015 Top 60 selectees are 14 girls who will play at in-state Division I basketball programs during the 2015-2016 season‹ Nakeya Penny (Logansport) at Ball State, Alexa Bailey (Bedford North Lawrence), Tori Schickel (Evansville Mater Dei) and Brittany Ward (Pike) at Butler, Camille Coleman (South Bend Washington) at Evansville, McKenzy Telfair (Indianapolis Ritter) and Regan Wentland (Center Grove) at Indiana State, Fallis (Heritage Christian) and Fisher (Homestead) at IPFW, Hall (Heritage Christian) at IUPUI, Patberg (Columbus North) at Notre Dame, Dominique McBryde (Bedford North Lawrence) and Tiara Murphy (South Bend Washington) at Purdue as well as Schofield (Heritage Christian) at Valparaiso. Statistical evaluation, game observation and statewide research were conducted all season and throughout the state tournament to determine Hoosier Basketball Magazine¹s Top 60. Two sessions of the 34th annual Top 60 Senior Workout will be hosted by Hoosier Basketball Magazine in conjunction with the IHSAA and the IBCA on Sunday, March 15th on the campus of Marian University in Indianapolis. Thirty-two girls of the Top 60, primarily from northern and southern Indiana, will participate in the first session (1:00-3:00 pm EST). The remaining 32 girls of the Top 60, primarily from central Indiana, will compete during the second session (3:30-5:30 pm EST). Six-time state champion coach Rick Risinger (Heritage Christian) will direct both sessions. Three other outstanding Indiana girls' high school coaches from the IBCA have been selected to join the 2015 Top 60 staff ‹ Eric Kundich (East Chicago Central), Brittany Maners (Evansville Central) and Casey Pohlenz (Richmond). Both sessions are open to the public for admission fee of $7.00. Media can call (317) 925-8200 if interested in credentials for one or both sessions. The Top 60 girls follow.
Abby Abel, Carmel Jenna Allen, Bedford North Lawrence Kennedy Archer, Franklin Central Alexa Bailey, Bedford North Lawrence Becca Bergman, Noblesville Olivia Carroll, Barr-Reeve Avery Chezem, Covington Camille Coleman, South Bend Washington Olivia Coleman, Mt. Vernon (Fortville) Sarah Cook, Rushville Sarah Corbin, Mooresville Claire Cromer, Wabash Olivia Crozier, Madison Dejah Cyrus, Marion Alex Davidson, Salem Samantha Dewey, Triton Central Lauren Ellenberger, Penn Peyton Fallis, Heritage Christian Amari Ferguson, Gary West Josie Fisher, Homestead Jordyn Frantz, NorthWood Victoria Gaines, Merrillville Bri Gliesmann, Center Grove Sydney Hall, Heritage Christian Jordan Hankins, Lawrence North Tiajianey Hawkins, East Chicago Central Kaitlynn Henning, Charlestown Madison Kaiser, Floyd Central Katie Key, Frankton Michaela KiKendall, Morristown Joshlynn King, Merrillville Baylee Krueger, Jennings County Anna Logan, Indianapolis Chatard Kerstyn Lowery, McCutcheon Darby Maggard, Fort Wayne Canterbury Dominique McBryde, Bedford North Lawrence Michal Miller, Michigan City Adrianna Murphy, Fishers Tiara Murphy, South Bend Washington Jessica Norris, Center Grove Brittany Parker, Perry Central Ali Patberg, Columbus North Nakeya Penny, Logansport Laurhen Pickett, Twin Lakes Madeline Raster, South Bend St. Joe Mikayla Rowan, Northview Brooke Saylor, Eastbrook Tori Schickel, Evansville Mater Dei Allison Schofield, Heritage Christian Stephanie Sherwood, Evansville Memorial Hanna Smith, Norwell Katherine Smith, Fort Wayne Canterbury Mallory Smith, Northview Taylor Stephen, Connersville Hunter Stevens, Plymouth Mackenzie Taylor, Richmond McKenzy Telfair, Indianapolis Ritter Loren Vukovits, Glenn Brittany Ward, Pike Regan Wentland, Center Grove Deja Wimby, Fort Wayne Snider Shayla Wright, Southport DeJour Young, Fort Wayne Concordia Donna Zehner, Culver Community
SELECTED BUT INJURED and UNABLE TO PARTICIPATE Lamina Cooper, Lawrence North Lindsay Kusbel, Lake Central Zuri Sanders, Evansville Central