Seniors Rising: Under the Radar ’24s
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For many high school athletes, the pinnacle of your athletic career will be their senior year. This is their moment to shine. Whether or not they are a role player or a star; 3rd leading score or 6th man; this…
For many high school athletes, the pinnacle of your athletic career will be their senior year. This is their moment to shine. Whether or not they are a role player or a star; 3rd leading score or 6th man; this is a season they will forever remember. Here are some players you should know.
Sisk had a great offseason where she challenged herself to get better–knowing her role was going to grow as a senior. She’s potentially a 3 level scoring threat that can play inside or on the perimeter. She’s solid with the ball in her hands, and an underrated passer Her length is one of her greatest assets. She’s active with her hands and causes mismatches. Look for her to be the leading catalyst for this Lady Bucs group, and will contribute to winning in a lot statical categories.
Solid prospect who’s gotten better all 4 years. Offensively, contributes to her team’s attack in a diverse variety of ways. Offensively, her strong suits are battling for O- boards, finishing in the paint through contact, can knock down the mid range shots from the elbows and short corners, and pick n’ roll game. She’s versatile and can be used in different situations on each possession to free up teammates or find spots to score. Defensively, she can guard in the post, take charges, collect boards. Her leadership will be huge this upcoming season. Look for her to go out with a bang!
I’ve heard she has a tremendous work ethic, and leades by example. Leader of the ballclub with communication and workethic. Seniors like her are what is all about. She competes, giving it all every time she steps onto the floor. Coachable, paying attention to detail, executing, a couple of characteristics she excels at. She’s another senior that if she can hit some shots, she’s primed for a huge senior year.
Parker is listed as a 6’1 wing, and I’ve heard she had a great summer focusing on skill development. She has has the tools, IQ, abilties to play a diverse inside/outside role at Bearden. Primarily been know as a banger and defender in her career, if she can take a just skill wise, I think she’s primed for a really nice senior year.
Wilson is a high level 3pt shooter for Bearden. In this her last and final year, it will be interesting to watch her role. With 4 years in the Bearden program, we know she can play with high IQ and defend. If she can come in and knock down jumpers at a high clip, then she’s going to play a role. Bearden have stars that need space, and shooting creates space.