Russell Hedges


Recent Louisiana New Tech at Plain Dealing graduate Dennisha Chambers has been named to Parade magazine’s 2013 All-American Girls Basketball Team.

Chambers, a 5-foot-4 guard who signed with Grambling State, averaged 37.5 points for the Lady Lions last season. She also contributed eight rebounds and four assists per game.

Chambers led a young New Tech team to the District 1-1A title and was named the MVP on The Press-Tribune’s All-Parish team.

Chambers helped the Lady Lions win back-to-back Class 1A state championships in 2011 and 2012. She was named the MVP of the state championship games both years.

Chambers was named first-team Class 1A All-State three straight years. In 2012, she was named the Outstanding Player on the All-State team.