Sherrard's Faith Anderson (22) is fouled by Peoria Christian's Madisyn Fischer during a 55-29 Sherrard win in the Illinois Class 2A sectional semifinal Monday in Edgington, Illinois.

Jeff Cook, Quad-City Times


Jayde Van Hyfte, Annawan (captain)

Height, year: 6-1, jr.

Honors/stats: Arizona State recruit, IBCA Class 1A/2A first team all-state, Illinois AP Class 1A first team all-state, all-Lincoln Trail first team, repeat all-Western Illinois selection, led Bravettes to 1A state title after recovering from major knee injury a year ago, averaged 24.1 points, 11.5 rebounds 

Mitrese Smith, Kewanee 

Height, year: 5-10, jr.

Honors/stats: IBCA fourth team all-state, unanimous all-Three Rivers Conference East, sixth leading scorer and second in rebounds all-time at Kewanee, earned all-tourney honors at Oregon Tipoff Classic, Kewanee MLK and St. Bede Christmas tournaments; averaged 17.5 points, 11.3 rebounds 

Blair Bullock, Kewanee

Height, year: 5-8, sr.

Honors/stats: Unanimous all-Three Rivers East two straight years, IBCA Class 1A/2A all-state honorable mention, averaged 16.7 points, fourth all-time leading scorer in school history with 1,279 points, earned all-tourney honors at Oregon Tipoff Classic, Kewanee MLK and St. Bede Christmas tournaments

Faith Anderson, Sherrard

Height, year: 6-0, sr.

Honors/stats: First team IBCA Class 1A/2A, Illinois AP all-state Class 2A; unanimous first team all-Three Rivers West. Undecided on college choice; averaged 15.5 points, 5.3 rebounds, 2.6 assists, 2.7 steals per game

Spenser Strandgard, Sherrard     

Height, year: 5-11, sr. 

Honors/stats: Illinois State softball recruit, special mention IBCA Class 1A/2A all-state, unanimous first team all-Three Rivers West, averaged 10.6 points, 7.0 rebounds, 2.1 assists per game.  

Brittney Litton, Wethersfield                    

Height, year: 5-8, so.

Honors/stats: First team all-Lincoln Trail Conference, second team as a freshman, honorable mention Illinois AP all-state, fourth team IBCA all-state, MVP at Erie Warkins Classic, 1,000-point club as a sophomore, averaged 18 points, 4 rebounds, 2 steals


Dani Hagens, Mercer County                                                 

Height, year: 6-0, so.

Honors/stats: First team all-Lincoln Trail, Warkins all-tournament team, 13.5 points, 9.3 rebounds, 1.5 blocks, 1.5 steals

Emma Sitzmore, Morrison                

Height, year: 5-9, sr. 

Honors/stats:Two-time first team all Three Rivers West, averaged 9.5 points, 8.5 rebounds, 1.5 blocks, 1.4 steals

Ann Smolenski, Orion

Height, year: 5-8, sr. 

Honors/stats: First team all-Three Rivers West, all-tourney Kewanee MLK tourney, averaged 10.3 points, 6.5 rebounds, 2.0 steals, 1.7 assists

Renee Rumler, Geneseo     

Height, year: 5-5, sr.

Honors/stats: IBCA Class 3A/4A all-state honorable mention, first team all-NIB, 8.9 points, 3.2 steals

Sydney Himmelman, Geneseo 

Height, year: 6-2, sr.

Honors/stats: All-NIB West first team, averaged 6.7 points, 7.1 rebounds and 2.1 blocks

Kenzie Baker, Mercer County                                                 

Height, year: 5-9, sr.

Honors/stats: First team all-Lincoln Trail, all-Western Illinois second team a year ago, averaged 10.8 points, 6.8 rebounds, 1.3 assists, 1.8 steals.


Annawan: Kayley Jackson, jr.; Kendall Gripp, jr.; Jordyn Sierens, jr.; Erie: Whitney Bramm, jr.; Taylor Steimle, sr.; Fulton: Jordan Price, sr.; Faith Kennedy, sr.; Galva: Josie Berry, jr.; Grace Clucas, sr.; Geneseo: Maddie Mackey, sr.; Kewanee: Rachael Moraski, sr.; Mercer County: Alyssa Hess, jr., Ellie Lower, sr.; Morrison: Kassidee Church, sr.; Prophetstown: Courtney Pierceson, jr.; Riverdale: Sydney Garrett, fr.; Rockridge: Jessica Stice; Sherrard: Callie Minch, jr.