|NEW YORK STATE GIRLS BASKETBALL: WAVERLY'S NITTINGER GARNERS ALL-STATE HONORS FOR THIRD TIME; TOMASSO HONORED FOR SECOND TIME (2018-05-31)
Valley Sports Report
WAVERLY — Waverly senior Elle Nittinger received Class B all-state honors for the third time in her career Tuesday by the New York State Sportswriters Association, and junior Alex Tomasso was honored for the second time.
NIttinger, a two-time eighth-team selection, was named to the sixth team this season, while Tomasso, who earned honorable mention recognition last year, was named to the 14th team.
Nittinger, who was the MVP of the IAC South Large School Division, averaged 21.7 points, 7 rebounds, and 5 steals, 3 assists, and 3 deflections per game this season.
Nittinger, who became the seventh female in school history to score 1,000 career points last year, moved into second place on the all-time school scoring list this season with 1,552 points.
Alex Tomasso was second on the team with 13.7 points per game. She also averaged 4 rebounds, 4 steals, 4 deflections, and 3 assists per game.
IN PHOTO: Elle Nittinger (left) and Alex Tomasso.