Pike County’s Melissa White named head coach for all-star game

Pike County High School girl’s basketball coach Melissa White was recently selected as the head coach for Team South of the AHSAA North-South All-Star Girls Basketball Game.

The all-star game will take place in connection with the AHSAA Summer Conference set for July 18 through July 22 in Montgomery. White will lead the south team, which will feature a number of top players in the state, including McGill-Toolen’s Lindsay Cox, Luverne’s Khashya Richardson, Greenville’s JoVala Ocean, Eufaula’s Iyauna Gordy and more.

White led the Pike County Lady Bulldogs to the Class 3A, Area 4 Championship in 2021 and an appearance in the Class 3A Regional Semifinals in Montgomery.