AURORA | A profile look at Gateway junior Kaushnic Noble, who is set to play for Team East (full roster) in the third A-Town All-Star Girls Game set for Saturday, March 16, 2019, at Smoky Hill High School. The girls game is slated to start at noon (game information):

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KAUSHNIC NOBLE

School: Gateway High School

Year: Junior

Height: 5-foot-10

2018-19 average: 6.7 points, 5.8 rebounds, 1.9 steals, 1.5 steals

Season highlights: The Gateway program transitioned to a new coach this season in Colin Oates, who inherited a team that graduate four of its top five scorers from the past five seasons. On a team with plenty of youth, Noble was one of the returners with the most experience and her developments was tangible in her numbers. She boosted her scoring average significantly to 6.7 points per game (which included a pair of 16 point efforts), just a shade off the team lead, while she also brought in 5.8 rebounds per game to lead her team and she also recorded 1.9 steals and 1.5 steals per contest. Noble will play in the A-Town All-Star Game for the first time.

Noble vs. Aurora teams: vs. Hinkley (7 points, 6 rebounds, 6 steals; 6 points, 9 rebounds); vs. Smoky Hill (2 points, 3 rebounds); vs. Aurora Central (1 point, 1 steal; 16 points, 12 rebounds); vs. Vista PEAK (9 points, 9 rebounds); vs. Rangeview (4 points, 4 rebounds, 3 steals)