Girls Athlete of the Week: A'lexus Harrison, Digital Harbor, basketball

The 6-foot-1 sophomore helped the No. 5 Rams to two victories last week, including a hard-fought 42-35 victory over National Christian Academy in which she had 19 points and 17 rebounds. Harrison, a point forward, also scored 22 points and grabbed 18 rebounds in a 68-19 win over Edmondson. Harrison, who averages 19 points and 17 rebounds for the 5-2 Rams, already has made an oral commitment to play for Maryland. She plays Amateur Athletic Union basketball for the Maryland Lady Comets. A member of the Principal's Honor Roll at Digital Harbor, Harrison maintains a 95 academic average.

Others considered: Liz Brown, Seton Keough, basketball; Taryn Durant, McDonogh, basketball; Tenicia Spence, Western, basketball.

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