Dyzhanay Burton

City, senior, guard

* One of the area's top point guards since her freshman year, she assumed more leadership and more scoring responsibility

* Averaged 13.1 points, 3.4 assists and 3.1 steals per game as the No. 6 Knights reached the Baltimore City and sectional finals


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* Had 24 points, nine rebounds, three assists and four steals in 54-51 loss to No. 4 Poly in sectional final

* Repeat first-team selection scored more than 1,000 career points, has signed with the College of Charleston

Lindsey Edwards

Roland Park, junior, forward

* Versatile 5-foot-10 small forward excelled defensively with ability to guard a point guard or power forward

* Averaged 11 points, 4.5 rebounds and two steals per game as No. 2 Reds reached the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference final for the first time in 10 years

* Had 16 points, two assists and two steals in 50-46 IAAM A Conference semifinal win over St. Vincent Pallotti

* All-Metro second-team selection from last season is drawing attention from Division I programs, including several Ivy League teams

Qalea Ismail

Patterson Mill, junior, guard

* Smooth shooting guard who can also drive led No. 8 Huskies to the first girls basketball state title in school history

* Averaged 20.1 points, 7.8 rebounds, 4.4 steals, 3.4 assists per game; scored 30 or more points three times; has 1,240 career points

* Played key defensive role, scored 14 points in 33-30 Class 2A state title victory over three-time defending champion Calvert

* Second-team selection last season; considering Stanford, Duke and Maryland, among others

Stephanie Jones

Aberdeen, sophomore, forward