Lara Akers - Lancaster, KY
KY3 Dream & Danville H.S.

Personal Information

Name:Lara AkersCity & State:Lancaster, KY
Guard / Wing2021 Graduate

Physical Attributes

Height:5' 8"Weight:135Handed:RightPositions:Guard, WingAdditional Sport:SC, TN, SW

Athletic Accomplishments

This 2021 grad is a standout Guard/Wing at Danville H.S., competing in highly regarded play in Kentucky. As a junior last season as a starting Guard/Wing for the 3rd consecutive year, Lara earned All-Tourney Honors and is off to a fast start. Playing her AAU ball with the KY3 Dream squad, Lara is a true team player that turns heads any time she steps on the court. Keep an eye out for this young lady on the ultra-competitive select circuit and as a senior this year!

Junior Accolades (To-Date)
All-Tournament Honors
Varsity Starter
45th District Champions
All-Region 2nd Team
All-Tournament Team
District Tournament Team
Regional Semi-Finals Finish
Team Leading Scorer (1,000+ career points)

Sophomore Accolades
2nd Team All-Region Honors
2nd Team All-Area Honors
All-Region Tournament Team
Offensive MVP

Varsity Starter

Freshman Accolades
Varsity Starter

Athletic Statistics

Standing 5'8" as a senior, Lara combines her smooth jumpshot with her lockdown defense, her nonstop motor, and her high basketball IQ to make an impact on any court she plays on. Her list of stats can be found below!

Stats (to-date)
PPG - 11.8 (career high - 31)
RPG - 2.9
FG% - 39.5%
3PT% - 34%
FT% - 75%

Scholastic Information

School:Danville H.S.Graduation Year:2021GPA:5.0ACT:27Class Rank:Top 10Enrollment:550
Honors:All Honors/AP Courses, NHS, FCA, Pep Club, Spanish Club, Student Council, Youth Salute, Pep Club, 1st Team Acad. All-State

High School Coach:Judy MasonPhone:(606) 416-3055Second or Club Coach:Chris SouderPhone:(859) 613-5111Club Team:KY3 Dream

Upcoming Schedule & Recent News

OFFERS (To-Date)
Kentucky Christian University

Lara also takes her responsibilities in the classroom very seriously. As a senior, she is carrying an excellent 5.0 GPA, including all AP/Honors Courses, ranks in the top 10 of her class, and scored 27 on her ACT. For more information on Lara, contact our National Director of Girls Basketball, Rebekah Morgan, at (706) 506-1418. Our staff at the Corporate Office in San Antonio can also be reached at (210) 494-6363 anytime!