The Sideline – March 3

Local standouts earn IBCA All-State honors

Greenfield-Central senior Madison Wise was named Wednesday to the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association’s Supreme 15 All-State team.

Cougars teammate Katie Helgason, a senior, was also voted to the IBCA Senior Large School All-State team.  

Senior All-State honorable mentions were given to Eastern Hancock’s Emiley Carlton and New Palestine’s Raegan McMurray.

Eastern Hancock’s Haley Best was named IBCA Underclass All-State honorable mention for 2017.

2017 IBCA Senior All-State

Supreme 15

Riley Blackwell, Plainfield

Dana Evans, Gary West

Maliah Howard-Bass, Columbus North

Nicole Konieczny, South Bend St. Joseph

Bre Lloyd, Hamilton Southeastern

Karissa McLaughlin, Homestead

Rachel McLimore, Zionsville

Madisen Parker, Homestead

Destiny Perkins, Lawrence North

Aly Reiff, Whitko

Paige Saylor, Roncalli

Anne Secrest, Tippecanoe Valley

Ajanae Thomas, North Central

Madison Wise, Greenfield-Central

Macee Williams, Fountain Central

Large School All-State (4A, 3A schools)

Chyna Anthony, New Albany

Kayla Casteel, Plainfield

Kylie Fehrman, Lake Central

Dayton Groninger, Warsaw

Imani Guy, Columbus North

DeShawna Harper, Heritage Christian

Katie Helgason, Greenfield-Central

Brooke James, Princeton

Shania Kelly, Fort Wayne Concordia

Reilly Olmstead, Brownsburg

Zion Sanders, Evansville Central

Daly Sullivan, South Bend St. Joseph

Alexis Thomas, Evansville Central

Jaelencia Williams, Southport

Jasmine Wright, Merrillville


2017 Indiana Junior All-Stars named

A total of 19 players were selected as Indiana Junior All-Stars for 2017. The Junior All-Stars will play two exhibition games against the Indiana Senior All-Stars this summer. 

Those games are tentatively set for June 6 and June 8 at sites to be announced at a later date. The players listed as core players will compete in both games.

2017 Indiana Junior All-Stars

Core Group

Name, Height, Pos., School

Angel Baker, 5-8, G, Pike

Jenasae Bishop, 5-8, G, East Chicago Central

Nia Clark, 5-9, G, Ben Davis

Amy Dilk, 5-10, G, Carmel

Katlyn Gilbert, 5-10, G, Heritage Christian

Kayana Traylor, 5-9, G, Martinsville

North Group

Name, Height, Pos., School

Leigha Brown, 6-1, G, DeKalb

Emily Kiser, 6-3, F, Noblesville

Brooke McKinley, 5-10, G, Northridge

Keya Patton, 5-7, G, Cathedral

Taylor Ramey, 5-6, G, North Central

Blake Smith, 6-3, F, Carmel

* Ajah Stallings, 5-7, G, North Central

South Group

Name, Height, Pos., School

Mackenzie Blazek, 6-2, C, Whiteland

Cassidy Hardin, 5-10, G, Center Grove

Cali Nolot, 5-8, G, North Harrison

Rachel Stewart, 5-9, G, Eastern (Pekin)

Kyra Whitaker, 5-7, G, Greensburg

Michaela White, 6-0, F, Pike

* selected but unable to play in games in June


Prep Calendar 


Boys Basketball

Sectional 9 at New Castle

Connersville vs. Richmond, 6 p.m.

Greenfield-Central vs. New Castle, 7:30 p.m.

Sectional 27 at Brebeuf Jesuit

New Palestine vs. Bishop Chatard, 6 p.m.

Indianapolis Manual vs. Crispus Attucks, 7:30 p.m.


New Palestine at Columbus East Regional, 7 p.m.