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Girls' basketball: Mya Shones

By Tim Kolehmainen, Breakdown Sports Media, 07/16/20, 11:00AM CDT


Lake City's super sophomore

The Mya Shones file

  • Name: Mya Shones
  • School: Lake City
  • Class: Sophomore
  • Honors: Breakdown Elite 35 underclassmen

Q and A

Give me a short scouting report on yourself as a player. What are your strengths?

  • I am improving my accuracy with my mid-range shot. I play with a girl who is 6'2 and I like to play a high low. I am working on releasing my shot quicker.

Can you tell us one unusual thing about yourself that others may not know?

  • I am in 4-H, I show goats and sheep.

What's the best part of playing high school basketball and why?

  • I enjoy playing with the older girls and have been playing with them for a while so we are pretty good at working together.

Tell me about the outlook for your team this year. What are the strengths of your team?

  • We don't have many girls out but we determined of our goals and what we can do. we are a great shooting team and good at defense.

What other activities are you involved in at the high school level?

  • I'm in volleyball and I play trumpet.

What type of training do you do in the offseason?

  • I play during the week with my team and I play AAU with Air MN. Plus I have a half court in my barn.

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