More than a dozen area girls basketball players were named all-region selections by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches for the 2016-17 season.


Denison sophomore Zya Nugent was named to the Class 5A Region I team.


Melissa junior Taylor Thomas and Celina senior McKale Grant were named to the Class 4A Region II team.


Pottsboro senior Hatty Shope and juniors Haiden Wiliams and Madeline O’Hanlon, Leonard junior Bridget Watson and Whitewright senior Zada Swoopes were picked for the Class 3A Region II team.


Bells senior Katie Branam, Wolfe City senior Lexi Hattaway, Sam Rayburn junior Sara Carpio and Honey Grove junior Diavian Shaw were named to the Class 2A Region II team.


Dodd City seniors Lindsay Carter and Fallon Hilliard, junior Paige Granstaff and sophomore Abby Weeks and Ector junior Sunnie Bingham were named to the Class 1A Region III team.