Leighton Withers receives AAA All-State honors. The 5’9″ senior lead the Lady Cardinals in scoring this season with 14.2 points per game from her power forward position, which also topped all Saline County schools. She also lead team in rebounding with 7.2 rebounds per game.
She help lead her team to the first Regional Tournament birth in nearly a decade. She is a two time 5-AAA All-Conference selection, and has scored 1,058 points in her career from her freshmen to senior season.
Coach Megan Tutor had much praise for the senior. “Leighton Withers was a force inside for the Lady Cardinals.” Tutor added “She had multiple double point and double rebound games. Her best game was against Centerpoint with 25 points and 16 rebounds.”