Former Ripley Lady Tiger Dayzsha Rogan is up for the statewide player of the year award and she needs your vote.
Rogan, a standout at Ripley, NEMCC and most recently Jackson State, is up for the C-SPire Gillom Trophy, given annually to the top female basketball player in the state of Mississippi.
Dayzsha was named SWAC conference player of the year by the league on Tuesday.
Rogan, a member of the Tippah County Sports All Decade Womens basketball team, led the Lady Tigers of Jackson state to a 15-5 record and a division crown.
She led the SWAC in scoring with 17.8 points per contest. She also finished 6th in the conference in field goal percentage (.435), 1st in free throw percentage (.803), 2nd in three-point field goals per game (2.5), and 7th in steals per game (2.0).
She was a key contributor for a Lady Tigers team that would go on to claim the 2021 SWAC title and a spot in the womens NCAA tournament.