The Piedmont District recently announced its all-district teams for girls basketball, and three Comets were named to the list.

Dee Dee Jeffress and Ella Morrison were named to the first team all Piedmont District basketball team, and Demeisha Canada was named to the second team.

Jeffress and Canada made the team in their senior campaigns, while Morrison made the first team as a sophomore.

TaNashia Hairston of Magna Vista was named the player of the year, and Kyana Smith of Magna Vista was named the coach of the year.

First team

  • Sierra Hubbard, Patrick County
  • Deaundra Jeffress, Halifax
  • Nakieyah Hairston, Martinsville
  • JaLiah Wilson, Magna Vista
  • Nyasia Lanier, George Washington
  • Ciara Valentine, Martinsville
  • Ella Morrison, Halifax

Second team

  • Curtasja Harris, George Washington
  • Destiny Harris, Martinsville
  • MacKenzie Hairston, Magna Vista
  • Demeisha Canada, Halifax
  • Abby Dillon, Patrick County
  • Missy Hazard, Patrick County
  • Kaleigh Griffith, Tunstall
  • Lacey Flanagan, Bassett

Honorable mention

  • Micah Ritter, Tunstall
  • Ciara Dillard, Magna Vista
  • Leighton Jamison, Martinsville
  • Damiejha Darden, George Washington
  • Deanna Saunders, George Washington
  • Gracelyn Hubbard, Patrick County
  • Logan McGhee, Patrick County

Johnathan Kirland is a sports writer for The Gazette-Virginian. Contact him jkirkland@gazettevirginian.com. Follow him on Twitter @JohnathanK_GV