DURHAM, N.C. – Coming off a standout senior season for Gloucester Catholic High School, Duke University women’s basketball signee Azana Baines has been selected Courier Post, Gloucester County Times and Al Carino Basketball Club Player of the Year. She is also one of five finalists for New Jersey state player of the year.
Baines is a two-time South Jersey Times Girls Basketball and Courier Post Player of the Year honoree.
On the season, Baines averaged 20.8 points, 9.8 rebounds, 3.7 assists, 1.7 blocks and 1.4 steals leading Gloucester to a 24-4 overall record and an appearance in the South Jersey finals. She collected 12 double-doubles on the season and 12 games with 20 or more points. Baines notched two 30-point contests, including a career-high 31 against Kingsway Regional High School.
Baines, a 6-1 guard out of Blackwood, N.J., concluded her high school career with 1,751 points over four years.