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WBB Signee, Hillsman, Named All-American, Wins City Title

February 08, 2014
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Courtesy: Texas A&M Athletics
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Texas A&M women’s basketball signee Khaalia (Kai-la) Hillsman had a big week, as she was named an All-American by All-Star Girls Report and helped Whitney Young High School to a city championship in Chicago this week.

All-Star Girls Report named Hillsman a Third Team All-American at the post position. The publication also rates the Aggies one-player recruiting class as the 23rd-best recruiting class in the nation. The full list of All-Americans is available here.

In the Chicago Public League Championship game, Hillsman scored 17 points and had 19 rebounds as Whitney Young posted a 104-74 over Brooks to claim their sixth straight Public League title.

Hillsman is rated by ESPNU HoopGurlz as a five-star recruit, and is a member of the ESPN HoopGurlz 100.  She is rated by ESPNU as the 46th-best recruit in the nation and the sixth-best post player.

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