Girls' Basketball: West Feature Athlete - Blackhawk's Halle Denman

Written by Joe Koch on .

Name: Halle Denman
High School: Blackhawk
Grade: 11
Sport: Girls Basketball
Position: Guard

Background Info: Halle was  first-team all-section player last year for Blackhawk. This year, she is averaging 12 points, 7 assists and 7 steals a game for the 15-0 Cougars, currently ranked No. 1 in Class AAA of the WPIAL. All five starters are averaging in double-figure scoring for Blackhawk.Twice this season, Halle had two triple-doubles. Halle is the cousin of another Cougers' starter, Chassidy Omogrosso.

Quotes from coach Steve Lodovico: "Halle is one of the best overall players in the WPIAL because of her knowledge of the game, her offensive ability and her defensive ability. She is very coachable and does all three phases of the game -- offense, defense and basketball intelligence -- better than any player I have ever coached."