Lara Akers - Lancaster, KYKY3 DreamDanville H.S.

Personal Information

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

Physical Attributes

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

Athletic Accomplishments

<div id="i4c-draggable-container" style="position: fixed; z-index: 1499; width: 0px; height: 0px;">&nbsp;</div> 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!<br /><br /><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>Junior Accolades (To-Date)</strong></span><br /><strong>All-Tournament Honors</strong><br /><strong>Varsity Starter<br />45th District Champions<br />All-Region 2nd Team<br />All-Tournament Team<br />District Tournament Team<br />Regional Semi-Finals Finish<br />Team Leading Scorer (1,000+ career points)</strong><br /><br /><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>Sophomore Accolades</strong></span><br /><strong>2nd Team All-Region Honors</strong><br /><strong>2nd Team All-Area Honors</strong><br /><strong>All-Region Tournament Team<br />Offensive MVP</strong><br /><strong>Varsity Starter</strong><br /><br /><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>Freshman Accolades</strong></span><br /><strong>Varsity Starter</strong> <div id="i4c-dialogs-container">&nbsp;</div> <div id="i4c-dialogs-container">&nbsp;</div> <div id="i4c-dialogs-container">&nbsp;</div>

Athletic Statistics

<div id="i4c-draggable-container" style="position: fixed; z-index: 1499; width: 0px; height: 0px;">&nbsp;</div> 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!<br /><br /><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>Stats (to-date)</strong></span><br /><strong>PPG</strong> - 11.8 (career high - 31)<br /><strong>RPG</strong> - 2.9<br /><strong>FG%</strong> - 39.5%<br /><strong>3PT%</strong> - 34%<br /><strong>FT%</strong> - 75% <div id="i4c-dialogs-container">&nbsp;</div> <div id="i4c-dialogs-container">&nbsp;</div> <div id="i4c-dialogs-container">&nbsp;</div>

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

<div id="i4c-draggable-container" style="position: fixed; z-index: 1499; width: 0px; height: 0px;">&nbsp;</div> <span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>OFFERS (To-Date)</strong></span><br /><strong>Kentucky Christian University</strong><br /><br />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.&nbsp;For more information on Lara,&nbsp;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! <div id="i4c-dialogs-container">&nbsp;</div> <div id="i4c-dialogs-container">&nbsp;</div> <div id="i4c-dialogs-container">&nbsp;</div>