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Basketball Coach and Athletes Honored by Atlanta Tipoff Club
March 20th, 2013
Congratulations to coach Kyle Snipes, Asia Durr ’15, and Jasmine Carter ’14 who were honored at the Atlanta Tipoff Club’s Naismith Awards banquet on March 19. Founded in 1956, the Atlanta Tipoff Club was created to promote continued support for the game of basketball and to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of those who make the game so exciting.
Coach Snipes was named the Garland Pinholster Metro-Atlanta High School Coach of the Year in appreciation of his successful leadership this past season. In addition, sophomore Asia Durr was named to the Girls’ Second Team All-Metro and junior Jasmine Carter received the Girls’ All-Metro Honorable Mention award. In the state championship game against Dawson County, Asia scored 26 points while Jasmine added 19, contributing to the win. The team wrapped up their season winning 20 consecutive games en route to the fourth state crown in school history.