Northeast's T'ona Edwards named Little All-City girls basketball player of the year

Northeast guard T’ona Edwards is The Oklahoman’s Little All-City girls basketball player of the year.

by Ryan Aber Modified: April 9, 2013 at 2:14 pm •  Published: April 9, 2013
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photo - GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL / STATE TOURNAMENT: Fairview's Baylor Reese 913) and Olivia Mason (25) defend on Northeast's T'ona Edwards (10) during the state high school basketball tournament Class 2A girls semifinal game between Fairview High School and Northeast High School at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 8, 2013, in Oklahoma City, Okla. Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman
GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL / STATE TOURNAMENT: Fairview's Baylor Reese 913) and Olivia Mason (25) defend on Northeast's T'ona Edwards (10) during the state high school basketball tournament Class 2A girls semifinal game between Fairview High School and Northeast High School at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 8, 2013, in Oklahoma City, Okla. Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman

Northeast guard T’ona Edwards is The Oklahoman’s Little All-City girls basketball player of the year.

Edwards averaged 16.7 points, seven rebounds and more than six assists per game in helping the Vikings win the Class 2A state title.

Also a solid defender, Edwards averaged nearly four steals per game as well.

Edwards, a senior, recently committed to Oklahoma not long after her teammate, junior LaNesia Williams, pledged to the Sooners.

Edwards’ coach, Londaryl Perry, is the repeat selection as Little All-City coach of the year. Perry won the award last season while coaching the Vikings to a runner-up finish.

Edwards is joined on the first team by Mount St. Mary’s Kaely Bond, Dale’s Breck Clark, Perkins-Tryon’s Jordan Gorham and Okarche’s Morgan Vogt.

Bond, a 5-foot-11 guard, averaged 14.8 points and 5.1 rebounds, helping the Rockets to the Class 4A title game.

Clark averaged 20 points, eight rebounds and three assists for the Pirates, helping Dale make it back to the state tournament.

Gorham, a 6-foot center, averaged 16.2 points and 10.5 rebounds in helping Perkins-Tryon to a 28-1 season.

Vogt was The Oklahoman’s Class A state tournament MVP selection, helping the Warriors to the state title.

The 5-foot-8 junior averaged 20.9 points and 6.8 rebounds for Okarche.

by Ryan Aber
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Ryan Aber has worked for The Oklahoman since 2006, covering high schools, the Oklahoma City RedHawks, the Oklahoma City Barons and OU football recruiting. An Oklahoma City native, Aber graduated from Northeastern State. Before joining The...
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