East Liverpool’s Edgell makes All-Ohio team

COLUMBUS – East Liverpool junior Nikayla Edgell received honorable mention in the 2013-14 Associated Press Division II All-Ohio girls basketball team released Monday.

Edgell, one of the area’s top scorers, averaged 18.8 points, 3.8 assists and 1.7 rebounds a game as the Potters finished with a 10-11 record.

Also in the Division II team, West Branch juniors Melinda Trimmer and Pavin Heath were named.

Trimmer – who has verbally committed to Youngstown State University – is on the second team, while Heath received honorable mention for a second straight season.

Trimmer led the Warriors in scoring (17.8) and assists (7.0) for a third consecutive season.

She has scored 1,176 career points and has been named to the Northeastern Buckeye Conference first team three straight seasons.

Heath was the Warriors’ second-leading scorer, averaging 10.7 points a game.

They guided West Branch to a 23-5 season and their first district title since the 2004 state championship team.

West Branch is 67-11 in the three seasons with Trimmer and Heath in the lineup with three district final appearances.