Ball High and Friendswood players swept the athlete superlatives in the 22-5A all-district awards for girls basketball.

Taking the league’s top honor was Lady Tors junior forward Bebe Galloway, who was selected as district most valuable player. Teammate Ariana Smith, a junior point guard, earned offensive player of the year honors.

Friendswood sophomore forward Ashlyn Mason was the 22-5A defensive player of the year, and sophomore guard Ashlyn Ryall was picked as the district’s newcomer of the year.

Other award recipients for county teams are as follows.


First team: F Bebe Galloway, junior; G Ariana Smith, junior

• Second team: F Lexie LaForte, senior

• Honorable mention: F Brianca Houston, senior


• First team: F Ashlyn Mason, sophomore; G Ashlyn Ryall, sophomore; G Nicole Nash, junior

• Second team: G Kinsey Cole, senior

• Honorable mention: F Sami Page, junior; F Brooke Augustine, senior; G Bella McIlwain, junior


• First team: G Caitlyn Garza, senior; F Katy Lackey, senior

• Second team: F Brenlee Butler, senior

• Honorable mention: G Kylie Belcher, junior; G Shelby Walker, junior


• First team: F Tahjea Smith, junior

• Second team: G Kelsey Lattimore, senior

• Honorable mention: G Amauri Wyatt, sophomore; F Coral Kovacevich, senior

James LaCombe: 409-683-5242, or on Twitter @JamesAtGalvNews

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Paula Flinn

Congratulations to Lady Tors, Bebe, Ariana, Lexie, and Brianca. GO LADY TORS! 💜💛💜💛💜

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