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.

BALL HIGH

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

• Second team: F Lexie LaForte, senior

• Honorable mention: F Brianca Houston, senior

FRIENDSWOOD

• 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

SANTA FE

• 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

TEXAS CITY

• 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, james.lacombe@galvnews.com 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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