The sophomore scored an impressive 24 points in Gentry’s loss to Gravette.
McCarty received 44.52% of the vote, beating out Gravette’s Shylee Morrison, who finished with 33.4%. Shiloh Christian’s Hailey Tunnell finished third with 12.53% and Nettleton’s Briley Pena finished fourth with 3.15%. There were over 66,000 votes tallied this week!
Here are the other athletes who were nominated for Jan. 4-10:
Tracey Bershers, Fort Smith Northside: Bershers poured in 21 points to lead Northside to a 61-39 win over Little Rock Central.
Teonna Best, Hackett: Best scored 21 of her team’s 30 points in a loss to Hackett.
Lindsey Browning, Viola: Browning scored a game-high 23 points to lead Viola to a 52-23 win over Lead Hill.
Nevaeh Griffin, Springdale: Griffin scored a game-high 21 points — and nearly half of her team’s points — in Springdale’s 71-43 loss to Bentonville West.
Harrison Hicks, Bentonville: Hicks scored a game-high 21 points to lead Bentonville to a 63-29 win over Fort Smith Southside.
Izzy Higginbottom, Batesville: Higginbottom poured in 33 points to lead undefeated Batesville to a 53-41 win over Paragould.
Janiya Johnson, Star City: Johnson tallied 18 points, 3 steals and 3 assists in a loss to Greenwood.
Anna McCredy, Shiloh Christian: McCredy scored 19 points in Shiloh Christian’s win over Huntsville.
Pacious McDaniel, Springdale Har-Ber: McDaniel, only a sophomore, dropped in 33 points to lead Springdale Har-Ber to an 83-67 win over Rogers Heritage.
Shylee Morrison, Gravette: Morrison lit up the scoreboard for 26 points to lead Gravette to a 60-52 win over Gentry.
Briley Pena, Nettleton: Pena, a senior point guard, scored 17 points to lead Nettleton to a 52-46 victory over West Memphis on Jan. 8.
Makya Perryman, Roland: Perryman scored 16 points to lead Roland to a 67-47 win over Stigler in the championship game of the Armstrong Bank Sequoyah County Classic.
Tristan Richards, Des Arc: Richards racked up 14 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists to lead Des Arc to a 55-48 win overr Marmaduke.
Leigh Swint, Booneville: Swint scored 17 points and drilled five 3-pointers to lead Booneville to a 67-30 win over Hackett.
Hailey Tunnell, Shiloh Christian: Tunnell scored a game-high 21 points to lead Shiloh Christian to a 67-54 win over Huntsville.
Maysa Willis, Bentonville West: Willis scored 17 points to lead Bentonville West to a 71-43 win over Springdale.