2020 PSL championship

Detroit Public School League
2021 Girls Basketball Championship

 

Saturday, March 20, 2021, at Detroit Renaissance

2021 PSL Girls Basketball champions: Detroit Cody

Head coach: Antonio Baker  Assistant coaches: Jimmie Knight, Justin Armstrong

Players: Raven Price, Neisha Solomon, Amil Hatcher, Jazmine Phillips, Serenity Howard, Aniya Adams, Zekia Sims, Aveona Edwards, Aiyanna Tankley, Mariama Diallo, Jordan Buckley

Detroit Cody earns first Detroit PSL girls basketball championship

Detroit Cody was named the Detroit Public School League Girls Basketball Champions after a no-contest was declared against Detroit Cass Technical due to positive COVID-19 test(s) the morning of the game. Because of privacy issues no further details were provided. It was Cody's first PSL girls basketball championship in school history. Cody defeated Detroit Denby 56-42 in the semifinals and downed Detroit Southeastern 65-23 in the quarterfinals. Defending PSL champions Detroit Renaissance did not compete in the PSL tournament due to a COVID-19 quarantine.

 

SEMIFINALS

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

At Detroit Renaissance

Detroit Cody 56, Detroit Denby 42

Senior Neisha Soloman scored 23 points to lead the Comets. Sophomore Aiyanna Tankley totaled 16 points. Junior Aniya Adams added 10 points in the victory.

Detroit Cass Technical 60,
Detroit Martin Luther King Jr. 5

Precious Fields had 23 points and 10 rebounds, Desiree Jackson and Keyonna Johnson both scored eight points.

QUARTERFINALS

Monday, March 15, 2021

Detroit Denby 61, Detroit Central 15

Detroit Cody 65, Detroit Southeastern 23

Detroit Martin Luther King Jr. def. Detroit Mumford

> Legendary King girls hoops coach William Winfield dies at 78; CMU star to honor him at NCAAs

 

Editor's note: Defending PSL champions Detroit Renaissance forfeited due to a COVID-19 quarantine.

 

2021 ALL-DETROIT PUBLIC SCHOOL LEAGUE TEAMS

First team

Shannon Wheeler, Detroit Renaissance

Taylor Sullivan, Detroit Denby

Precious Fields, Detroit Cass Technical

Aiyanna Tanksley, Detroit Cody

Kailee David, Detroit Renaissance

Second team

Amil Hatcher, Detroit Cody

Desiree Jackson, Detroit Cass Technical

Serenity Lewis, Detroit Osborn

Erishea Jones, Detroit Southeastern

Iyana Love, Detroit Denby

Third team

Aniya Adams, Detroit Cody

Ke'arra Ratliff, Detroit Central

Taleah Brown, Detroit Martin Luther King Jr.

Nicole Allen, Detroit East English Village

Tayv'anna Richard, Detroit Pershing

Honorable mention

Kyla Collins, Detroit Pershing

Aniya Adams, Detroit Cody

Yessenia Otero, Detroit Martin Luther King Jr.

Tatyana Thomas, Detroit Martin Luther King Jr.

 

Detroit Public School League Ms. Basketball: Shannon Wheeler, Detroit Renaissance

Past DETROIT PUBLIC SCHOOL LEAGUE champions

2021: Detroit Cody

Head coach: Antonio Baker

At Detroit Renaissance

Defeated Detroit Cass Technical (no contest*)

2020: Detroit Renaissance

Head coach: Shane Lawal

At Calihan Hall, University of Detroit Mercy

Defeated Detroit Cass Technical, 80-56

2019: Detroit Mumford2

Head coach: Kareem Hogan

At Calihan Hall, University of Detroit Mercy

Defeated Detroit Martin Luther King Jr., 59-49

2018: Detroit Mumford1

Head coach: Kareem Hogan

At Calihan Hall, University of Detroit Mercy

Defeated Detroit Renaissance, 60-58

 

2017: Detroit Detroit Cass Technical

Head coach: William Winfield

At Calihan Hall, University of Detroit Mercy

Defeated Detroit Mumford, 56-33

2016: Detroit Martin Luther King Jr.

Head coach: William Winfeld

At Calihan Hall, University of Detroit Mercy

Defeated Detroit Renaissance, 68-66

2015: Detroit Martin Luther King Jr.

Head coach: William Winfeld

At Calihan Hall, University of Detroit Mercy

Defeated Detroit Cass Technical, 66-53

2014: Detroit Martin Luther King Jr.

Head coach: William Winfeld

At Calihan Hall, University of Detroit Mercy

Defeated Detroit Cass Technical, 51-41

* No contest was due to COVID-19 quarantine