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All-Oakland County girls basketball team 2016-17 WITH PHOTO GALLERY

ALL-OAKLAND COUNTY TEAM

Destiny Pitts, Sr., Birmingham Detroit Country Day

STATS: 22.0 ppg. (High game: 50), 5.9 rpg., 3.4 apg, 2.8 spg.

FG: 52.2, 3PT: 44.7, FT: 79.7

HONORS: AP Class B all-state Player of the Year; BCAM’s Best of the Best

A four-year star for Country Day, and a standout even on a power-packed lineup, Pitts led the Yellowjackets to two state titles, and a semifinal appearance in between, helping reinvigorate the state-title-winning traditions at Country Day. A Miss Basketball finalist and McDonald’s All-American nominee, the four-time AP all-stater was this year’s Class B Player of the Year.

Deja Church, Sr., Southfield A&T

STATS: 20.3 ppg. (High game: 27), 8.7 rpg., 2.8 apg., 2.9 spg.

FG: 39.0, 3PT: 27.3, FT: 76.2

HONORS: AP Class A all-state first team; All-OAA Red; BCAM's Best of the Best

A four-year varsity starter, and the AP’s Class A co-player of the year as a junior, Church was a McDonald’s All-American nominee and Miss Basketball finalist in her senior season, when she helped lead the brand-new Southfield A&T program to the Class A semifinals. A first-team all-stater as a senior, Church — who crossed the 1,000-point plateau as a senior — will play next season for the defending NIT champion University of Michigan.

Ellie Mackay, Jr., Novi

STATS: 19.9 ppg. (High game: 40), 4.6 rpg., 3.0 spg, 1.8 apg

3PT: 33.0, FT: 86

HONORS: AP Class A all-state honorable mention; BCAM’s Best Class A; All-KLAA

The three-time all-conference player became the quickest player (of two) to 1,000 career points in program history, reaching the plateau with 27 points in the regional semifinal loss to Walled Lake Western. Barring catastrophe, she’ll finish her career as the school’s all-time leading scorer. Her junior-year point total of 461 was a program record, as were her 40 points in the KLAA tournament win over Canton. Unsigned as of yet, Mackay has Division II offers from Michigan Tech, Ferris State and Wayne State.

Kaela Webb, Jr., Birmingham Detroit Country Day

STATS: 14.3 ppg., 3.79 rpg, 3.21 apg, 2.58 spg.

FG: 51.3, 3PT: 38.8, FT: 65.8

HONORS: AP Class B all-state; BCAM’s Best Class B

A natural point guard, Webb moved off the ball this year to allow Jasmine Powell to start and run the point, helping the Yellowjackets spread the floor, and open up the lane for bigs Tylar Bennett and Maxine Moore. Webb still got her chances to create, though, finishing with nine assists in the Class B state title game, five off the state finals record. Already committed to Marquette, Webb may have to carry a lot more of the scoring load next year, with Pitts and Bennett graduating.

Kierra Crockett, Sr., North Farmington, Sr.

STATS: 17.6 ppg., 7.95 rpg., 4.32 spg., 2.91 apg, 1.64 bpg.

FG: 37.4, 3P: 20.4, FT: 57.0

HONORS: AP Class A all-state honorable mention; BCAM’s Best Class A; All-OAA Red

Despite being the defensive focus of nearly every team the Raiders faced, she still averaged 17.6 points per game (third in the OAA Red), and finished with seven double-doubles. Her final career game, she ticked over the 1,000-point plateau, finishing with 1,001. Crockett will play next year at Division II Saginaw Valley State.

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Last Updated: 4/29/2017 8:31:37 PM EST


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