ROXANA - Daisy Daugherty is a sophomore who has a very bright future ahead on the basketball court at Roxana High School.

One of her better games of the year was against Salem in early February 2024 when she scored 17 points and shot 75 percent from the field. She tallied 14 points in a game against Marquette in January and shot 60 percent from the field.

Get The Latest News!

Don't miss our top stories and need-to-know news everyday in your inbox.

Daisy averaged 7.3 points per game and averaged 2.8 rebounds a game. She was a big key to Roxana’s 18-15 overall record and regional championship.

Athlete of the Month is sponsored by

Roxana head girls coach Addaya Moore said Daisy is more than just a player.

“She loves the game so much and we really connected this year,” she said. “Daisy wants to play college basketball. She is a five-foot-eight shooting guard and makes the right plays. She does everything a coach could ask. A coach dreams of having a sophomore player like Daisy Daughtery.”

Coach Moore said she is excited to see what Daisy does in the years moving forward and believes she has great future potential.

Again, congrats to Daisy Daughtery on the Midwest Members Credit Union Female Athlete of the Month recognition.

More like this:

Feb 12, 2024 - Roxana Upends Marquette Catholic To Move To IHSA Class 2A Girls Regional Semifinal

Feb 14, 2024 - Kinsley Mouser Hits Shot At Buzzer As Roxana Girls Stun Carlinville 43-41 In Regional

Feb 16, 2024 - Feldmann Hits For 31 Points, Leads Quick Staunton Team To 62-39 Win In Class 2A Regional Final

Dec 15, 2023 - Roxana Defeats Rival East Alton-Wood River Girls 54-29

Nov 17, 2023 - Kinsley Mouser and Daisy Daugherty Score 11 Each, Shells Defeat Valmeyer 51-31 In Dupo Cat Classic Semifinals