High school basketball: Benton’s Chambers MVP on coaches’ All-State girls team; Benton’s Anderson, Bossier’s Bell, Parkway’s Williams also honored

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Benton senior guard Qua Chambers Qua Chambers has been named the MVP on the Louisiana High School Basketball Coaches Association All-State girls basketball team.

Chambers averaged 20.1 points, 4.4 assists, 4.3 steals and 8.6 rebounds for the Lady Tigers, who won the Class 5A state championship and finished 29-5.

Chambers, who will continue her career at ULM, also made the MaxPreps.com Louisiana All-State first team.

Benton’s Jada Anderson was also named to the LHSBCA first team. She averaged 14 points, 3 assists, 3.7 steals and 2.7 rebounds.

Bossier senior forward D’Ante Bell made the boys first team. He averaged 11.9 points and 8.2 rebounds.

Parkway freshman guard Mikaylah Williams made the LHSBCA girls second team. She averaged 20 points, 9 rebonds and 3 steals.

She was also a third-team selection on the MaxPreps.com team.

LSU signee Jalen Cook of Walker was named the boys MVP.

LHSBCA All-State team

GIRLS 

First team

Qua Chambers, Benton (MVP)

Ma’Kaila Lewis, Red River

Deonna Brister, Lake Arthur 

ShaKahia Warmsley, Mansfield 

Jada Anderson, Benton 

Second team 

Kiersten Nelson, Ursuline

Katlyn Manuel, Northwest

Dijone Flowers, Live Oak

Angel Bradford, Brusly

Mikaylah Williams, Parkway 

BOYS

First team 

Jalen Cook, Walker (MVP)

Devonte Snow, Natchitoches Central 

D’Ante Bell, Bossier

Ladamien Bradford, Jonesboro-Hodge

Melvion Flanagan, Peabody Magnet

Second team 

Kentrell Garnett, Catholic 

Garrett Edwards, Pitkin 

Collin Holloway, Port Allen

Kaleb Crane, Simsboro 

D’Marcus Hall, Calvary Baptist 

Abney Jakemin, Simsboro 

Daniel Ortiz, Southwood