State Journal All-County Basketball

Franklin County’s Rowe, White named All-County MVPs

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Franklin County’s Nannilena White and Rylan Rowe led their teams to regular-season district crowns, and they’ve been named the Most Valuable Players of The State Journal All-County Basketball Teams.

White, a senior point guard, was named the MVP of the 41st District Tournament as the Lady Flyers went undefeated in district games this season and captured the district championship for the fifth time in seven years.

White led a balanced attack for FCHS, which finished the year at 25-7 and was a semifinalist in the 11th Region Tournament. 

White averaged 10.8 points, 3.8 assists, 2.7 rebounds and 2.3 steals for the Lady Flyers, who were ranked in the top 10 of the state throughout the season.

Rowe, who was the MVP of last year’s all-county team, led the Flyers in scoring this season with 17.2 points and pulled down nearly two rebounds per game.

FCHS went 6-0 in the district during the regular season and lost the district championship game to Woodford County on a last-second shot.

Franklin County finished the year at 15-13.

Here are the members of the 2013-14 State Journal All-County Basketball Teams.

GIRLS

BriAnna Burbridge, FHS

Burbridge, a sophomore forward, was the leading scorer for the Lady Panthers at 13 points per game, and she averaged six rebounds.

Rebecca Cook, FCHS

A freshman guard, Cook averaged 10 points, 6.6 rebounds and two steals per game.

Malaka Frank, FCHS

The sophomore forward was Franklin County’s leading scorer at 12 points per game. She averaged 6.2 rebounds and 2.2 steals per contest.

Dasia Kilbourne, FCHS

A sophomore guard, Kilbourne tied with White as the Lady Flyers’ second leading scorer at 10.8 points per game.

She also averaged 3.6 rebounds and two steals.

LaKenzie Ritchie, WHHS

A sophomore point guard, Ritchie led the Lady Wolverines (16-13) with 3.2 assists and 2.7 steals per game.

She was tied as WHHS’ leading scorer at 12.3 points, and she averaged 4.4 rebounds.

Taylor Slade, WHHS

Slade, a sophomore forward, tied with LaKenzie Ritchie as WHHS’ leading scorer at 12.3 points per game. She also averaged 6.3 rebounds.

Princess Stewart, FCHS

Stewart, a freshman guard/forward, was Franklin County’s leading rebounder at 6.8 boards per game. She averaged 8.7 points and 2.4 steals.

Jasmine Turpin, FHS

A sophomore post player, Turpin led Frankfort in rebounding with eight boards a game, and she averaged 10 points.

BOYS

Lorenzo McCaskell, FCHS

A senior forward, McCaskell averaged 13.8 points, 3.6 rebounds, 1.2 assists and 1.3 steals for the Flyers.

ZhaVaughn Reed, WHHS

A senior forward, Reed led the Wolverines in scoring at 10.1 points per game, and he averaged three rebounds.

Anthony Robinson, FHS

Robinson, a sophomore forward, averaged a double-double with 10 points and 11 rebounds. He also handed out three assists per game.

Ryan Schneider, FCHS

The junior guard was the Flyers’ third leading scorer at 10.5 points per game, and he also averaged 4.2 rebounds.

Jalen Washington, FHS

The junior guard was the Panthers’ leading scorer, averaging 20 points per game. He also averaged four rebounds and five assists.

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