Shooting star Josie Harper shines brightly in state's eyes
December 28, 2022
When it came time for state officials to choose a Washington Interscholastic Activities Association Athlete of the Week for girls’ 2B basketball, the decision was pretty much a slam dunk in mid-December.
La Conner’s Josie Harper was the clear choice.
The senior point guard helped lead the high school Lady Braves to convincing wins against three larger schools, opening the ’22-23 campaign with an impressive 7-2 record despite playing a tough early non-conference schedule.
Harper scored a game-high 30 points in a home triumph over 4A Jackson, tallied 24 points in a key road victory a...