Player of the YearShavonne Brewer Rock Island, G, Sr.: Averaged 16 points and four rebounds as the Rocks won the outright Western Big 6 Conference title; first-team All-Big 6; Associated Press All-State honorable mention; Illinois Basketball Coaches Association All-State third team.
First teamCairece Allen Rock Island, F, Sr.: Averaged 5.7 points and 4.0 rebounds; shot 50 percent from the field.
Anne Bohnert Alleman, G, Sr.: Averaged 11.1 points and 5.0 rebounds; first-team All-Big 6; IBCA All-State special mention.
Katie Daggett United Township, F, Sr.: Averaged 10.0 points; first-team All-Big 6; IBCA All-State special mention.
Emily Ford Geneseo, G, Sr.: Averaged 6.1 points, 4.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.3 steals; first-team All-NIB12 West Division; shot 42 percent from the field.
Morgan Gerard Moline, G, Sr.: Averaged 11.5 points; first-team All-Big 6; IBCA All-State special mention.
Mercedes Jackson Rock Island, C, So.: Averaged 8.0 points and 6.0 rebounds; first-team All-Big 6.
Erin Morrisey Alleman, F, Jr.: Averaged 10.1 points and 5.2 rebounds; first-team All-Big 6; IBCA All-State special mention.
Jamie VanWatermeulen United Township, G, Sr.: Averaged 5.2 points; All-Big 6 honorable mention.
Jen VanWatermeulen United Township, G, Sr.: Averaged 8.5 points; first-team All-Big 6; IBCA All-State special mention.
Honorable mentionAlleman: Anna Wetherell; Geneseo: Molly DeBrock, Jamie DeFauw; Rock Island: Jacqueline Twing; United Township: Tayler Dobrinske.
Today is Monday, July 28, the 209th day of 2014. There are 156 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: Port Byron passengers and mails will be transported by the Sterling and Rock Island railroad. 1889 -- 125 years ago: The congregation of the First Methodist church worshiped in Harper's theater, where construction work is being done at the church site. 1914 -- 100 years ago: Three-eye baseball for Moline was assured the Danville Franchise will be transferred to the Plow city. 1939 -- 75 years ago: Roseville Methodist Church is observing its 100th anniversary. 1964 -- 50 years ago: The last remaining unfinished portion of Interstate 80 between the Quad-Cities and Joliet will be opened to traffic by Aug 12. 1989 -- 25 years ago: Of all the highlights of the last 12 years, this is the greatest of all, said Dennis Hitchcock, producer director of Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, as he torched the mortgage, clearing a $220,000 loan financing the downtown Rock Island theater's beginnings in 1977.