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Girls’ High School Basketball All Stars

Emily Engstler
Jordan Nixon
Kania Pollock
Val Valcourt
Kaelynn Satterfield
Aaliyah Lin
Jordan Lauterborn
Alexandra Tarul
Damia Jordan
Phinnette Edwards
Stephanie McBride

After another exciting season of GCHSAA hoops action, here are the 2017-2018 Brooklyn/Queens girls’ high school basketball all-stars. The stats and pertinent information were provided by the league’s coaches.

‘AA’ First Team

Emily Engstler: St. Francis Prep, Fresh Meadows; senior; forward; 18.5 pts., 11.9 rebounds, 3.7 assists, 3.4 steals, 2.2 blocks per game, high game of 31 pts.; selected to McDonald’s All-American Game and Jordan Brand Classic Game; nominee for N.Y. Gatorade Player of the Year and Ms. N.Y. Basketball; will attend Syracuse University; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Jordan Nixon: The Mary Louis Academy, Jamaica Estates; senior; guard; team captain; 22.0 pts., 6.0 rebounds, 4.0 assists, 3.0 steals per game; selected to McDonald’s All-American Game; will attend the University of Notre Dame, Ind.; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Kania Pollock: The Mary Louis Academy; senior; guard; team captain; 18.0 pts., 8.0 rebounds 2.0 assists, 2.0 steals per game; will attend Manhattan College

Val Valcourt: The Mary Louis Academy; senior; forward; team captain; 15.0 pts., 10.0 rebounds, 3.0 steals per game; will attend Hofstra University, Hempstead, L.I.; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Kaelynn Satterfield: Christ the King H.S., Middle Village; junior; guard; 14.5 pts., 5.7 rebounds, 4.6 assists per game; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Natalija Marshall: Christ the King; sophomore; guard; 10.4 pts., 7.8 rebounds, 3.8 blocks per game; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Nina Rickards: Christ the King; junior; guard; 12.5 pts., 5.2 steals per game

‘AA’ Second Team

Tori Hall: Archbishop Molloy H.S., Briarwood; junior; forward; 15.0 pts., 7.0 rebounds per game

Brandy Thomas: Christ the King; senior; guard; team captain; 7.6 pts., 4.5 rebounds per game; will attend Long Island University Brooklyn, Downtown Brooklyn; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Klarke Sconiers: Christ the King; junior; center; 7.8 pts., 8.2 rebounds per game; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

MacKayla Scarlett: St. Francis Prep; sophomore; guard; 13.3 pts., 4.2 rebounds, 2.6 steals per game; named St. Francis Prep Defensive Player of the Year; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Shonnyvelle Regalado: Nazareth H.S., East Flatbush; senior; guard; 12.0 pts. 7.0 rebounds, 5.0 steals per game; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Sanai Grayson: Nazareth; junior; forward; 10.0 pts., 12.3 rebounds; 3.0 blocks per game

Julia Fabozzi: Xaverian H.S., Bay Ridge; sophomore; forward; 11.0 pts., 6.6 rebounds per game

‘AA’ Third Team

Lauren Batac: Archbishop Molloy; senior; guard; team captain; 11.0 pts. per game

Phinnette Edwards: Bishop Loughlin H.S., Fort Greene; sophomore; guard; team captain; 10.0 pts., 5.0 assists, 3.0 rebounds, 3.0 steals per game

Stephanie McBride: Bishop Loughlin; junior; forward; 8.0 pts. 8.0 rebounds, 3.0 blocks per game

Aaliyah Lin: Bishop Loughlin; senior; guard; team captain; 8.0 pts., 5.0 assists; 3.0 rebounds per game

JeAnna Cunningham: St. Francis Prep; sophomore; forward; 8.9 pts., 6.5 rebounds, 2.4 blocks per game

Selma Markisic: Xaverian; sophomore; guard; 10.5 pts., 4.0 rebounds, 2.0 assists per game

Callie O’Brien: Xaverian; sophomore; guard; team captain; 10.0 pts. 3.0 rebounds, 3.0 assists per game

‘AA’ Honorable Mention

Celina Roberts: St. Francis Prep; senior; forward; team captain; 4.1 pts., 4.5 rebounds per game; will attend Queens College, Flushing

Brianne Santos: Nazareth; senior; guard; 6.0 pts.; 5.0 rebounds; 5.0 steals per game

‘A’ First Team

Casey O’Shaughnessy: Bishop Kearney H.S., Bensonhurst; junior; guard; team captain; 22 pts., 5 rebounds, 4 steals, 3 assists per game, high game of 40 pts., scored 1,000th career point this season; 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Katie Marquardt: Fontbonne Hall Academy, Bay Ridge; senior; guard; team captain; 13.8 pts., 7.7 assists, 5.3 rebounds, 3.9 steals, high game of 27 pts., scored 1,000th career point this season (first in school history); will attend Molloy College, Rockville Centre; 2014-2015, 2015-16 and 2016-17 Tablet All-Star

Breanne McDonnell: Fontbonne Hall; senior; guard; 11.7 pts., 3.0 rebounds per game; high game of 28 pts.; recipient of GCHSAA Theresa Whitty Sportsmanship Award; 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Rhona McCaughey: Msgr. McClancy H.S., East Elmhurst; senior; guard; team captain; 12.0 pts., 5.0 rebounds, 5.0 steals per game, high game of 24 pts.; will attend Concordia College, Bronxville; 2015-2016 and 2016-17 Tablet All-Star

Alexandra Tarul: St. John’s Prep, Astoria; freshman; guard; team captain; 15.9 pts., 4.8 rebounds per game

Raven Pitt: St. Joseph’s H.S., Downtown Brooklyn; senior; guard; captain; 12 pts., 5 assists, 2 rebounds per game, high game of 27 pts.; will attend Wagner College, S.I.; 2016-17 Tablet All-Star

‘A’ Second Team

Jordan Lauterborn: St. Edmund Prep H.S., Sheepshead Bay; junior; guard; team captain; 17.5 pts., 4.3 rebounds per game

Kathleen Walker: St. Edmund Prep; sophomore; guard; 14.0 pts., 4.4 assists 2.0 steals per game

Jillian Howard: Fontbonne Hall; junior; forward; 11.6 pts., 4.8 rebounds per game, high game of 24 pts.; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Kathleen Egan: Bishop Kearney; junior; guard; team captain; 9.0 pts., 6.0 rebounds, 3.0 assists per game, high game of 18 pts.

Grace Brodersen: Msgr. McClancy; senior; center; team captain; 7.5 pts., 8.0 rebounds, 2.0 blocks per game; will attend Dominican College, Orangeburg, N.Y.

Damia Jordan: St. Joseph’s; senior; center; 8.0 pts., 8.0 rebounds per game, high game of 21 pts.

‘A’ Third Team

Mia Fuller: St. John’s Prep; freshman; guard; 12.3 pts. per game

Winter Charles: Fontbonne Hall; junior; center; 8.3 pts., 10.3 rebounds per game, high game of 20 pts.

Kristina Krslovic: Msgr. McClancy; senior; guard; 8.0 pts., 5.0 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 2.0 steals per game; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Brittany Stenz: Msgr. McClancy; junior; forward; 7.0 pts., 7.0 rebounds per game; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Catherine Finnerty: Msgr. McClancy; sophomore; guard; 7.0 pts., 4.0 rebounds , 3.0 assists, 2.0 steals per game

‘B’ All-Stars

Lauren Regan: St. Saviour H.S., Park Slope; senior; forward; team captain; 12.0 pts. per game, 15 .0 rebounds per game

Brianna Kenny: St. Saviour; junior; forward; team captain; 12.0 pts. per game, 10 rebounds per game; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Shannon McLoughin: St. Saviour; junior; guard; 8.0 pts. per game, 10.0 rebounds per game

Leisha Durena: St. Saviour; sophomore; guard; 5.0 pts. per game, 5.0 rebounds per game, 5.0 steals per game

Funmi Akeredolu: Cristo Rey Brooklyn H.S., Flatbush; junior; forward; 17.2 pts. per game, 10.2 rebounds per game; 2016-2017 Tablet All-Star

Infinity Gilyard: Cristo Rey Brooklyn; sophomore; forward; 11.6 pts. per game, 10.4 rebounds per game, 3.0 assists per game

Shatyra Wilkerson: Cristo Rey Brooklyn; junior; guard; 2.0 pts. per game, 6.0 rebounds per game, 2.0 steals per game

Alyssa Gross: St. Agnes H.S., College Point; sophomore; guard; team captain; 14.0 pts. per game


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