Park Center's 2021 Ms. Basketball hopeful Adalia McKenzie discusses college choice

Chris Long
Created: July 04, 2020 10:00 PM

Park Center's Adalia McKenzie will be one of the favorites to win the Ms. Basketball Award next winter for the 2020-21 season. She recently decided she'll head to college at the University of Illinois.

Click the video box on this page to watch KSTP Sports' full interview with Park Center senior-to-be Adalia McKenzie about the thrill of accepting a college scholarship to play at the University of Illinois and her goals as she looks ahead to her senior season with the Pirates


The 'Prep Girls Hoops' website tabs McKenzie as the #1 recruit among the state of Minnesota's class of 2021.

As a junior, McKenzie averaged more than 30 points per game and scored 49 points against Spring Lake Park in a midseason game on the Target Center floor.

Her season average and that single-game high were the highest among players in the state's largest two classes during the 2019-20 season.

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