Girls Newcomer of the Year: Lang Provides Instant Impact For Springdale

Posted: March 30, 2014 at 5 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO JASON IVESTER Kierra Lang of Springdale is the All-NWA Media Girls Newcomer of the Year.

SPRINGDALE -- Kierra Lang could see her breath rising in front of her during every frigid January pre-dawn workout in the unheated auxiliary gym at Springdale High.

All-NWA Media Girls Newcomer Of The Year

Kierra Lang

School: Springdale High

Height: 5-8

Class: Sophomore

Position: Guard

Notable: Voted all-state by 7A/6A-West coaches. … Led team in scoring (12.7 points per game) assists (3.7) and steals (1.5) while ranking second in rebounding (5.4) and 3-pointers made (23). … Plays AAU ball for Camp Unity, which is coached by her father, Shannon Lang.

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