All-Tribune First Team

Name                        School          Yr.   Pos.   Comment

Emily Wolph         Desert Vista        Sr.     G      POY candidate averaged 15.3 PPG, 2 RPG, 2.2 APG and 2.7 SPG for Div. I state champions

Cecily Wilson           Mesquite         Sr.     G      Tribune POY was already good defender but made huge strides offensively between junior and senior year to lead elite Div. I team

Camille Zimmerman   Tempe Prep   Sr.     F       Despite double- and triple- teams she averaged 25.4 PPG, 13 RGP and shot 85 percent FT; Headed to Columbia after record-setting season

Julia Barcello    Seton Catholic      Sr.      F       Gatorade POY in AZ for 2013-2014 averaged a double-double for three consecutive years and Seton’s career leader in rebounds (1,390) and blocks (282); Headed to Colgate in fall

Kristine Anigwe     Desert Vista    Jr.      F       Cal-commit was dominant inside during postseason after 16.2 PPG, 7.2 RPG, 1.3 SPG, 2.3 BPG in regular season

Player of the Year: Cecily Wilson (Mesquite)

Coach of the Year: Karen Self (Seton Catholic): Props to J’ontar Coleman (Desert Vista), Candice Gonzales (Mesquite), Jeff Kain (Hamilton), Tyler Dumas (Dobson), Scott Timmer (Valley Christian) and Daryl Young (Gilbert Christian), but Self took a team with three freshman who played major minutes, plus the distration of assistant coach Tiffany Tate’s need for a second double-lung transplant to win a Div. II state championship.

All-Tribune Second Team

Name                      School           Yr.   Pos.    Comment

Melinda Myers        Highland          Sr.      F      Averaged a double-double with 18 PPG and 10.7 RPG for offensively-challenged Hawks

Taylor Kalmer     Corona del Sol     Jr.      F      Sharp-shooter averaged 20 PPG, 2.5 RPG, 3.1 APG and 2.3 steals without much offensive help for surprise playoff team

Maya Leith             Dobson           Sr.      G      Section POY, City of Mesa POY and top G duo with Tori Lloyd; 12.6 PPG, 3.4 RPG and 3.5 SPG only scratches surface of her value

Lauryn Satterwhite   Gilbert Christian   Fr.  G   Thrusted into starting PG because of injuries, huge postseason complimented her 15.2 PPG, 5.5 RPG, 4.7 APG and 4.2 SPG for Div. IV state champions

Maddy Sulka    Mountain Pointe    Sr.    G       Floor/locker room leader surpassed 1,000 career points after 12.4 PPG, 8.5 RPG, 2.2 APG, 2.1 SPG and 2.9 BPG

Honorable Mention

Apache Junction: Lindsey Streibich, Sr., G;

Basha: Christine Orr, Jr., G; Hayley Pryor, Sr., F;

Campo Verde: Molly Bustamante, Jr., G; Sydney Dahl, Sr., F; Ali Foster, Sr., G;

Chandler: Sam Miller, Jr., F; Brenna Scott. Sr., F;

Combs: Briana Cates, Jr., G;

Corona del Sol: Leilani Peat, Fr., F;

Desert Ridge: Amanda Heim, Sr., G; Jasmine Meredith, Sr., F;

Dobson: Tori Lloyd, Sr., G; Monay Mariscal, Jr., F; Dyesha Stahley, Jr., G; Alexis Todd, Jr., G;

Gilbert: Rachel Chapman, Jr., G; Jolene Main, Sr., G;

Gilbert Christian: Cassidy Curtner, So., F; Meg van Rijn, Jr., F; Lauryn Satterwhite, Fr., G;

Hamilton: Makayla Filiere, So., F; Shelby Hartman, Sr., G; Ashlee Moore, Sr., G;

Highland: Mary Eckenrode, Sr., G; Kendall Perry, Jr., G;

Higley: Nicole Flora, Sr., F; Sydnie Martindale, Jr., F; Rachael Reasch, So., F;

Marcos de Niza: Sophia Anaya, Sr., G; Jorie Mayfield, Sr., G; Kaelin Shaffer, Sr., G;

McClintock: Tatiana Bernard, Sr., F; Annalicia Leaon, Sr., F; Kayla Scott., Sr., F;

Mesa: Lesly Martinez, So., G; Carley Turnbull, So., F;

Mesa Prep: Jamie Young, So., F;

Mountain Pointe: Morgan Greene, Jr., F; Tilasha Okey, So., G; Maddy Sulka, Sr., G;

Mountain View: Cherokee Davis, Sr., G; Armani Hawkins, Jr., G;

Poston Butte: Valeria Lopez, Sr., F;

Queen Creek: Bailey Cornwell, Sr., F; Jayden Kartchner, So., F;

Red Mountain: Monika Kucerkova, Sr., F; Seneca Richards, So., F;

San Tan Foothills: Margarita Munoz, Jr., F; Tekatrianna Schulte-Evans, Sr., G; Toddianna Sculte-Evans, Sr., F;

Seton Catholic: Liz Holter, Fr., F; Heather Heild, Sr., G;

Skyline: Rhiannon Bearups, So., F; Audrey Keams, Sr., F;

Valley Christian: Ashley Koch, Jr., F; Mara Kemmer, So., G; Bethany Wolph, Fr., G;

Westwood: Destiny Pickett, Sr., F; Alyssa Wermuth, Jr., F;

Williams Field: Arianna Barnes, Jr., G; A’Shari Pittman, Sr., F

Mark Heller is the East Valley Tribune assistant managing editor. He can be reached at or (480) 898-6576.

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