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Burke named girls hoops MVP

Senior Brooke Burke was named Team MVP and Offensive Player of the Year at the girls basketball awards banquet held Tuesday, March 7, at Sweet Home High School.

She was also honored with a First Team All-League distinction in the 4A Oregon West Conference.

Sweet Home Head Coach Michelle Knight noted her work ethic.

"Brooke is the first kid in the gym sweeping the floors every day and lowering the nets," she said. "She's the last to leave because she wants to take a few more shots to get even better. She has come to everything -- every open gym and kids camp I have ever put on. She has lef...