Class AAA Miss Basketball Winner: Crystal Dangerfield, Blackman

Contact: Matthew Gillespie

MURFREESBORO- – -The winner of the Division I Class AAA Miss Basketball Award was announced at the conclusion of the championship game today at Murphy Center.  Your 2015 Division I Class AAA Miss Basketball Award winner is Crystal Dangerfield of Blackman High School. The other two finalists were Brandi Beasley from Ridgeway High School and Alex Johnson from Blackman High School.

Dangerfield is a 5’6”, junior, point guard for the Blaze.  She is a three year starter who averages 16 points, 6.4 assists, and three steals per game.  She shoots 46% from the field and 79% from the free throw line.  Last season she was a finalist for the Class AAA Miss Basketball Award and was named the Tennessee Gatorade Player of the Year.  Crystal was an All-State selection as a freshman.  She was also named to the All-District, All-Region, and All-State teams as a sophomore and was MVP of the 2014 state tournament.  Crystal passed the 1,000 point mark of her career this season.