Joplin 1st team All-CC


Ball, Rhodes on 2nd team; Varney hon. mention



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Wes Wilson Photography Senior Tyshira Joplin (23) of Mingo Central was named first team All-Cardinal Conference.


CHARLESTON – Several Mingo Central Lady Miners received All-Cardinal Conference honors which were releases on Tuesday morning.

Senior Tyshira Joplin was named to the first team. Joplin averaged 13 ppg., three steals and five assists.

Two freshmen, Katie Ball and Xziah Rhodes, were both named to the second team. Ball, is a 6-foot-1 forward, who averaged about 14 ppg., nine rebounds and three blocks. Rhodes averaged 13 ppg. and seven rebounds.

Sophomore guard Kylee Varney, one of the defensive stoppers on the team, and a playmaker was named honorable mention.

“I’m just proud of the year all my girls had,” said Lady Miners coach Brandon Ball. “They all deserved this honor.”

Mingo Central won the Class AA, Region 4, Section 2 sectional championship. They were one game from making it to the state tournament for the first time in school history, but fell short in the co-regional finals against Poca.

Cardinal Conference 2016-2017

Basketball Girls All-Conference

1st Team

Mingo Central, Tyshira Joplin

Winfield, ZZ Russell, Mary Lawman

Wayne, Aerial Adkins, Maddie Wilcox

Poca, Casey Skeens, Aubrey Chandler

Nitro, Nadia Legros

Sissonville, Laila Arthur

Chapmanville, Kara Browning

Logan, Ally Sipple

2nd Team

Mingo Central, Katie Ball, Xziah Rhodes

Wayne, Lakyn Adkins

Poca, Madi Ord

Nitro, Torri Porterfield

Sissonville, Mikayla Long

Chapmanville, Madison Webb, Liv Dalton

Scott, Emily Foley

Honorable Mention:

Mingo Central, Kylee Varney

Winfield, Sydney Cavender, Megan Cavender, Mara McGrew

Chapmanville, Kylee Blair

Wayne, Whitney Sanson

Poca, Sarah Fisher

Nitro, Leslie Boley

Sissonville, Marleigh Bays

Logan, Kaileah Williams

Scott, Brooke Burns

Herbert Hoover, Taylor Carpenter

Kyle Lovern is the Managing Editor for the Civitas Media Mountain District including the Williamson Daily News and Logan Banner. He can be contacted at [email protected] or at 304-235-4242, ext. 2277 or on Twitter @KyleLovern.

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Wes Wilson Photography Senior Tyshira Joplin (23) of Mingo Central was named first team All-Cardinal Conference.
http://williamsondailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/web1_T-Joplin.jpgWes Wilson Photography Senior Tyshira Joplin (23) of Mingo Central was named first team All-Cardinal Conference.
Ball, Rhodes on 2nd team; Varney hon. mention
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