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West's Staiti honored by Atlanta Tipoff Club
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West Forsyth sophomore center Jenna Staiti was the lone Forsyth representative on the All-Metro Atlanta Girls Basketball announced by the Atlanta Tipoff Club on Wednesday. - photo by Brian Paglia

West Forsyth sophomore center Jenna Staiti was named to the honorable mention All-Metro Atlanta Girls Basketball Team on Wednesday by the Atlanta Tipoff Club.

Staiti helped the Lady Wolverines set a single-season school record for wins and reach the state tournament for just the second time in school history. She was also named the Region 6-AAAAAA Player of the Year.

St. Pius junior Asia Durr was named Miss Georgia Basketball, while Effingham County senior and Georgia signee JaKeenan Gant was named Mr. Georgia Basketball.

The winners were selected by the Atlanta Tipoff Club’s board of selectors, comprised of leading basketball coaches and administrators from around the region, who based their criteria on player performances throughout the season.  All honorees will be recognized at the Atlanta Tipoff Club Naismith Awards Banquet presented by AT&T and Newell Rubbermaid on Thursday, March 20 at the Georgia International Convention Center in Atlanta.