Broward County girls basketball Fab 5
Gianna Corbitt, SF/PF, Blanche Ely senior: The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga commit and team captain poured in 17 points per game, 11 rebounds, 2 assists, and 2 blocks per game; five-year starter, including the last four at Blanche Ely, said she was most proud of winning a district championship.
Jasleen Green, CG, American Heritage sophomore: Last season’s Sun Sentinel Class 5A-1A girls player of the year led the Patriots to a state runner-up finish last year; averaged 21 points, 5 assists, 5 rebounds, and 3 steals in 31 games; team captain entering second season on varsity; said making it to states and becoming Player of the Year was season highlight; already been offered by several D-1 schools.
Nyla McFadden, PF/Wing, St. Thomas Aquinas junior: Entering third year on the Raiders’ varsity; averaged 13 points, 6.5 rebounds, one block, and one steal per game; tallied 27 points and 10 rebounds in state semifinal win; said highlight last season was battling through adversity to win state title; also plays flag football.
Rhael Sayers, PF/Wing, Coral Springs senior: Four-year varsity player had six 30-point games last year; hoping to top 1,000 points this year; got her first triple-double last year; averaged 16 points, 8 rebounds, and five assists last season; most proud of helping the team reach regional final for the first time in more than 10 years.
Markeli Jones-Tynes, PG, Westminster Academy junior: Four-year varsity starter averaged 10 points per game, 5.1 rebounds, 4.5 assists, and 3 steals for the Lions in 30 games last season; said winning district title over Miami Country Day was season highlight; also swims and runs track for the school.
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Jamesha Card, SG/PF, South Broward senior
Tamara Elliott, PG, Western senior
Kayla Greyvensteyn, PG/CG, Cardinal Gibbons junior
Janessa Kelley, SG, Blanche Ely senior
Peyton Looky, G, Cypress Bay senior