Ariel Atkins - Duncanville Guard - Highlights/Interview

Discover the incredible success story of the Pantherettes basketball program, located in Duncanville, Texas. Led by esteemed coaches Sandra Meadows and Kathy Self-Morgan, this team has a long-standing tradition of excellence. Boasting an impressive 134-game winning streak and an impressive collection of four state titles, the Pantherettes have maintained their dominance under the guidance of Coach Self-Morgan. A pivotal player driving their success is the talented 5'11" guard, Aerial Atkins. Recognized for her exceptional defensive skills and scoring ability, Atkins has established herself as one of the top players in the renowned 2014 class. Her unparalleled dedication and work ethic shine through as she tirelessly puts in the hours, consistently being the first one in the gym and the last one to leave. Having already secured two state titles, Atkins and her teammates are laser-focused on pursuing their third consecutive state championship. Off the court, Atkins is not only a stellar athlete but also a straight-A student and actively involved in her church. Committed to the University of Texas, she aspires to leave her own legacy and surpass the achievements of seven-time WNBA All-Star, Tamika Catchings.