Tuesday, March 17, 2009

All-ME-CA 7 4A girls' basketball team

West Charlotte's Nikki Burton, who helped the Lions win the N.C. 4A girls' basketball championship last weekend, is the ME-CA 7 4A player of the year.

Mallard Creek's Ericia Graham is coach of the year.

The all-conference team:

Christal Caldwell, Jessica Freeman and Burton (West Charlotte); Kelsee Cheek and Tabby Koener (Concord Robinson); Lauren Lewis and Mettia Miller (North Mecklenburg); Alexis Grant (Vance); Autumn Smith-Faulkner, Umeka Benson and Candace Flowers (Mallard Creek); and Share'e Boyd and Tiera Burks (Hopewell).

- Cliff Mehrtens