Ashley Morrissette, the best player on the best team in Ohio, is the 26th winner of The Associated Press Ms. Basketball award, emblematic of the top girls player in the state.
Morrissette is a 5-foot-9 senior at two-time defending Division I champion Twinsburg. She averaged 19.1 points, 6.5 assists, 5 rebounds and 5 steals while shooting 50 percent from the field and 82 percent at the line.
The Tigers are 28-0 this season. The team won the AP regular-season poll title and will play Lewis Center Olentangy Orange in a state semifinal on Friday night at 6:30 p.m.
Morrissette was selected by a media panel from around the state.
Others considered included Columbus Northland's Alexis Peterson, Amanda Cahill of Clyde, Solon's Kristen Confroy and Karli Bonar of Shadyside.
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