2016 All-County Girls’ Basketball
Coach of The Year Chris Dunn, Elkton Second-year coach won 20 more games than in his first season at Elkton … Golden Elks went 13-1 in Susquehanna Division to claim lower-division crown … produced overall record of 22-3 … earned top seed in 2A East Region Section I Tournament … reached East Region Final … won 17 straight games between loss to Bohemia Manor on Jan. 7 and region final loss to Kent Island on March 5 … 9-1 record vs. county opponents … coached young team with just two seniors and two juniors.
Player of The Year
Ty Segure Elkton, Jr., PG, 5-6 Talented junior who transferred to Elkton prior to start of season … quick floor general with excellent ball handling … led Golden Elks with 17.8 points per game … able to drive to basket or shoot from 3 … unselfish player, led team with 3.7 assists per game … keyed Elkton’s relentless fullcourt press, averaging more than five steals per game and grabbed 3.9 rebounds per game … led Elks to Susquehanna Division title and regional final berth … first-team All-Susquehanna Division.
Vanessa Dunn Elkton, So., G, 5-6 Bounced back from seasonending knee injury that shortened phenomenal freshman campaign … accurate 3-point shooter ... av- eraged 15.6 points per game … recorded 3.4 rebounds, 2.8 assists and three steals per contest … formed county’s top backcourt with Ty Segure … helped Elkton to turnaround season, winning 20 more games than previous year … first-team All-Susquehanna Division … back-to-back All-County Selection.
Jewels Jones Perryville, Sr., G, 5-9 Senior shooting guard who filled in at point guard for majority of season … made personal sacrifice for betterment of team … led Panthers with 9.4 points and 3.2 assists per game … helped Perryville to second seed and firstround home game in 1A North Region Section I Tournament … 2014 honorable mention selection.
Abby Mack Rising Sun, Jr., F, 5-9 Junior who emerged as dominant force in the post … Tigers’ leading scorer with 11.8 points per game … led team in rebounds (9.5) and blocks (7.2) … major factor in all of Rising Sun’s wins … Tigers lost each game she missed with injury … first-team All-Susquehanna Division … 2015 honorable mention selection.
Delaney Midash Bohemia Manor, So., F, 5-10 Dominant low-post presence … sophomore who averaged doubledouble for the season … scored 12.7 points and team-high 11.4 rebounds per game … teamed with point guard Kayla Thompson to form dynamic high-low combo … second-team All-Susquehanna Division … back-to back All-County selection.
Kayla Thompson Bohemia Manor, So., PG, 5-5
Sophomore point guard and floor general for Eagles’ offense … scored 15.2 points per game despite being focal point of most opposing defenses … crafty ball handler and flashy passer … averaged 4.6 assists and 3.8 steals per game … earned Athlete of the Week for scoring 28 points vs. Perryville and 31 points against Joppatowne on consecutive days, Feb. 4 and 5, respectively … first-team All Susquehanna Division … back-toback All-County selection.
Honorable Mention Brianna Christie, North East Jill Miller, Perryville Teri Wennersten, Perryville Lexi Osborne, Rising Sun Renee LeClerc, Tome Lindsay Llewellyn, Tome
Elkton point guard Ty Segure captured All-County Girls’ Basketball Player of the Year honors.
ABBY MACK, RISING SUN
KAYLA THOMPSON, BOHEMIA MANOR
DELANEY MIDASH, BOHEMIA MANOR
C.O.T.Y. CHRIS DUNN, ELKTON
P.O.T.Y. TY SEGURE, ELKTON