Sullivan Daily Times announces All-County Girls Basketball Team
2018-19 All-Sullivan County Girls Basketball Team
Emma Baker, 5-10, F., Sr., North Central
Jocelyn Cox, 5-8, F, Soph., North Central
Averi Davidson, 5-5, G, Soph., North Central
Reagan Holeman, 5-2, G, Jr., Sullivan
Stormy Kinnard, 5-4, G, Fr., Dugger Union
Madison Marlow, 5-9, C, Sr., Dugger Union
Asia Povlin, 5-9, F, Jr., Sullivan
Delainey Shorter, 5-6, G, Fr., Sullivan
Gracie Shorter, 5-4, G, Fr., Sullivan
Hannah Smith, 5-7, F, Sr., Dugger Union
Brinley Stone, 5-8, F, Jr., North Central
Izzy Wall, 5-8, F., Fr., Dugger Union
Courtney Williams, 5-5, G, Soph., North Central
The Sullivan Daily Times is proud to announce its All-Sullivan County Girls Basketball Team for 2019.
For the first time in recent memory, all three county teams had winning records.
Dugger Union won 15 of 21 games, Sullivan posted a 14-10 record and North Central won 16 and lost nine and won its first sectional championship since 2002.
North Central had five girls named to the All-County team while Sullivan and Dugger each had four. The team consists of four freshmen, three sophomores, three juniors and three seniors.
Profiles of all 13 girls are listed below in alphabetical order.
2018-19 All-Sullivan County
Girls Basketball Team
Emma Baker, 5-10, F., Sr., North Central — Emma Baker was the defensive stopper for the Ladybirds, always guarding the opponent’s best offensive player.
Baker averaged 2.8 points, 1.8 steals and 7.8 rebounds per game.
Jocelyn Cox, 5-8, F, Soph., North Central — Jocelyn Cox led the Ladybirds in shooting at 43 percent.
Cox averaged 14 points and 7.9 rebounds per game.
She led the team in steals with 75, which translated to three per game. She also dished out three assists per game.
Averi Davidson, 5-5, G, Soph., North Central — Davidson led the Ladybirds in scoring at 18.2 point per game.
She also averaged 2.6 assists, 2.6 steals and 1.9 rebounds per game.
Davidson made 139 of 177 free throws, for a percentage of 79, the best in the county.
She also made 55 3-pointers, the most by any girls player in Sullivan County.
Reagan Holeman, 5-2, G, Jr., Sullivan — Reagan Holeman became the all-time leader in 3-pointers made for Sullivan girls, passing Jaleigh Gilham’s total of 111.
The junior guard played in all 24 games for the Lady Arrows, averaging 10.1 points per game.
She also averaged 3.1 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 2.4 steals per game.
Holeman made 39 of 141 3-point attempts, 28 percent.
She was 28 of 45 shooting at the foul line, 62 percent.
Stormy Kinnard, 5-4, G, Fr., Dugger Union — Stormy Kinnard was among the leaders in the county with 56 steals, 2.7 per game.
Kinnard also finished with 17 assists and grabbed 3.1 rebounds per game.
Kinnard was among the top scorers in the county, averaging 16/3 points per game.
She also was tops in the county in shooting — making 116 of 231 field goals, 50 percent.
She also made 31 of 80 3-pointers, 39 percent.
Madison Marlow, 5-9, C, Sr., Dugger Union — Marlow led the Lady Bulldogs, averaging 6.2 rebounds per game.
Marlow also had 10 assists and 13 steals.
She averaged 5.6 points per game and made 5 of 12 3-pointers.
Asia Povlin, 5-9, F, Jr., Sullivan — Asia Povlin missed eight games because of a hip injury suffered during the volleyball season.
The junior forward averaged 5.1 points, 4.1 rebounds. 0.6 assists and 1.5 steals per game.
Povlin shot 69 percent at the foul line — making 18 of 26.
Delainey Shorter, 5-6, G, Fr., Sullivan — Delainey Shorter had an immediate impact as a freshman guard for the Lady Arrows, starting in all 24 games.
Delainey was second for SHS in scoring, averaging 13.7 points per game.
She also averaged 4.8 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 2.9 steals per game.
She shot 67 percent at the foul line and made 14 3-pointers.
Gracie Shorter, 5-4, G, Fr., Sullivan — Gracie Shorter, like her sister Delainey, made an immediate contribution for the Lady Arrows.
In 22 games, Gracie led Sullivan in scoring at 14.2 points per game.
Gracie also averaged 4.0 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 3.8 steals per game.
Shorter was 114 of 252 from the field, 45 percent.
Shorter was 69 of 120 at the foul line, 58 percent. She made 16 3-pointers.
Hannah Smith, 5-7, F, Sr., Dugger Union — Smith led the county in assists. She dished out 8.4 per game.
Smith also was among the better rebounders, grabbing 6.9 on average.
She also averaged 3.1 steals per game.
Smith scored 7.6 ppg. She made 59 of 139 field goals, 42 percent and made 7 of 28 3-pointers.
Brinley Stone, 5-8, F, Jr., North Central — This was the first All-County selection for Brinley Stone.
The 5-8 forward was among the leading rebounders for the Ladybirds, grabbing 7.5 per game.
She also contributed 6.2 points per game.
Stone averaged 2.0 steals and 1.2 assists per game.
Izzy Wall, 5-8, F., Fr., Dugger Union — Wall had 76 offensive rebounds and 75 defensive. The 151 rebounds translated to an average of 7.5 per game.
Wall, who started in all 21 games for the Lady Bulldogs, had 10 assists and 23 steals.
Wall averaged 5.9 ppg while shooting 39 percent.
Courtney Williams, 5-5, G, Soph., North Central — Courtney Williams led the Ladybirds, dishing out 4.8 assists per game.
Williams made 39 3-pointers and averaged 13.5 points per game. She also averaged 2.0 steals and 1.3 rebounds per game.