Kyra Hardesty-Washington Lady Blue Jays Basketball
2/6/2017 5:59:25 AM
By John Covington
The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is 5-4 Senior Guard Kyra Hardesty of the Washington Lady Blue Jays Basketball Team.
Kyra is currently averaging 15 points, 6 assists, 2.4 rebounds and 1.68 steals per game.
Field Goal Percentage-58.4, 66.7 on two point attempts and 50.6 on three pointers. Free Throw Percentage-85.7
Kyra surpassed 300 three pointers for her high school career during the Webster Groves Tournament last week. She is only the fourth girl to reach 300 in Missouri. She was named to the All Tournament Team.
She has committed to play basketball at College of the Ozarks in Point Lookout, Missouri.
Kyra Plans to study Special Eduation or Early Childhood Education. She also wants to enter the Army ROTC Program.
Current GPA: 3.5
Favorite Subjects: ROTC and Teaching Career Classes.
Kyra was introduced to sports at an early age. In Grade School, she played not only basketball, but also participated in softball, indoor and outdoor soccer and football. The football career didn't last long however, after she broke here wrist during the second game of the season.