Performance of the Week: Ypsilanti Arbor Prep's Mya Petticord
March 24, 2022
Mya Petticord ♦ Ypsilanti Arbor Prep
Basketball ♦ Senior
The four-year varsity standout capped her career by leading Arbor Prep to its first Finals championship since 2016. Petticord had 27 points (on 8-of-14 shooting from the floor and 8-of-9 from the free-throw line) as the Gators edged Kent City 54-50 in Saturday’s Division 3 championship game. She also scored 20 points in Arbor Prep’s 57-44 Semifinal win over Maple City Glen Lake two days before.
Petticord averaged 22.9 points with five assists per game this season as the Gators finished 25-2. Arbor Prep went 77-17 over her four seasons on the team. The 5-foot-9 guard finished runner-up in this season’s Miss Basketball Award voting and will continue her career next season at Texas A&M. She plans to study business and would like to become an entrepreneur.
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PHOTO Arbor Prep's Mya Petticord brings the ball upcourt during last weekend's action at Breslin Center. (Action photo courtesy of the Arbor Prep athletic department; head shot by Hockey Weekly Action Photos.)