Savannah Taylor of Mercer County has been named the player of year by the 12th Region Girls Basketball Coaches Association.
Chris Souder, who led Mercer to the region’s best record at 27-6, was named coach of the year.
The coaches’ association also announced its all-region team, which includes nine area players among the 15 positions.
Megan Pittman of Casey County, Emily Fox of Lincoln County and Kasey Young of Danville were voted to the first team.
12th Region Girls Basketball Coaches Association All-Region Team
Megan Pittman, Casey County; Emily Fox, Lincoln County; Kasey Young, Danville; Michaela Hunter, Rockcastle County; Jessica Hardin, Wayne County.
Sydney Harris, Lincoln County; Brittany Warren, Pulaski County; Candace Foster, McCreary Central; Addison Corder, Southwestern; Jasmine Johnson, Casey County.
Catheryne Claunch, Mercer County; Shavon Majors, Burgin; Mariah Meeks, Pulaski County; Devin Conley, Garrard County; Essence Gray, Danville.
Player of the Year — Savannah Taylor, Mercer County.
Coach of the Year — Chris Souder, Mercer County.