TSSAA announces finalists for Mr. and Miss Basketball

Six Middle Tennessee student-athletes were announced as finalists on Thursday for the TSSAA Mr. and Miss Basketball awards on Thursday, which are presented annually to the top boys and girls basketball players across five classifications.

The awards will be presented next month before to the championship game awards presentation for each class. Finalists were chosen by a committee of statewide sports writers based on nominations from coaches and media members. The awards recognize the performers during the 2020-21 regular season, with academics and character also considered as well.

The three girls and boys finalists for all classifications are listed below:

Division II-A Miss Basketball Finalists

Jordaynia Ivie, Lakeway Christian

Olivia Lee, Trinity Christian

Maggie Vick, Lakeway Christian

Division II-AA Miss Basketball Finalists

Jaloni Cambridge, Ensworth

Carmyn Harrison, Hutchison

Jaila Lee, Brentwood Academy

Class A Miss Basketball Finalists

Madison Hart, Gibson County

Kassie Monday, Clarkrange

Karly Weathers, Loretto

Class AA Miss Basketball Finalists

Jalynn Gregory, Macon County

Jada Harrison, Westview

Reagan Hurst, Upperman

Class AAA Miss Basketball Finalists

Denae Fritz, Maryville

Acacia Hayes, Riverdale 

Tessa Miller, Stone Memorial

Division II-A Mr. Basketball Finalists

Alex Anderson, Tipton-Rosemark

Kameron Jones, ECS

Braeden Moore, CPA

Division II-AA Mr. Basketball Finalists

B. J. Edwards, Knoxville Catholic

Chandler Jackson, Christian Brothers

Trent McNair, Brentwood Academy

Class A Mr. Basketball Finalists

Trey Johnson, Cosby

Walter Peggs, Madison Academic

Grant Strong, Clay County

Class AA Mr. Basketball Finalists

Jakobi Gillespie, Greeneville

Trey Morrow, Scott

Toris Woods, Bolivar Central 

Class AAA Mr. Basketball Finalists

Mason Miller, Houston

Matthew Schneider, Siegel

Grant Slatten, White County

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