Lynchburg-Clay’s Peyton Scott, McKayla Binkley named Division III All-Ohio
SHAC totaled 7 selections to Division III All-Ohio team; Pickerill named COY
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 9:10 PM
Lynchburg-Clay had two players named to the Division III All-Ohio team by members of the media on Wednesday, as sophomore Peyton Scott and senior McKayla Binkley received the state honor.
Peyton Scott (HCP Photo/Stephen Forsha)
Scott was named to third-team All-Ohio, and Binkley was selected as honorable mention for their play this season.
“These two work about as hard as anyone to improve their game,” LC head coach Whitney Lewis said. “This is an honor that is well deserved on all ends.
“These ladies represent their team and school district not only with their athletic talent, but their high character as well. I am very grateful to be a part of this team and coach them.”
As for the two Lady Mustangs, Scott averaged 20.4 points per game during the regular season, along with 6.8 rebounds per game, 4.0 steals per game and 3.7 assists per game.
The sophomore also shot 52.6 percent from the field (175-333) and was 82.2 percent from the free-throw line at 60-of-73. Scott also made 39 3-pointers (40.2 percent), and she totaled 149 rebounds (65 offensive).
Scott also had 88 steals, 82 assists, seven blocked shots and totaled 449 points during the regular season.
During the fall sports season, Scott was a Division II Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association (OSSCA) All-Ohio selection, as she was named to the second team.
At honorable mention, Binkley averaged 17.0 ppg with 9.1 rpg, 3.5 spg, 3.0 apg and 1.2 blocks per game for the 2016-17 season. Binkley also averaged 50.7 percent from the field (154-304) and 68.8 percent from the free-throw line (27-43).
Binkley finished the regular season with 23 3-pointers, 201 rebounds (67 offensive), 77 steals, 67 assists, 27 blocked shots and 375 points, as she scored her 1,000th career point this year.
Also from the Southern Hills Athletic Conference, Eastern Brown head coach Kevin Pickerill was named the AP Division III Coach of the Year, while junior Allison Day was a second-team selection and sophomore Alexa Pennington was named honorable mention.
Day this season (including the tournament) is averaging a double-double at 15.4 ppg and 10.8 rpg. Pennington is averaging 10.4 ppg. and 7.6 rpg.
North Adams also had two All-Ohio honorable mention selection in Avery Harper and Lakyn Hupp, and from Peebles, Jessica Sowards was named honorable mention.