Black coaches in the State Girls’ Basketball Tournament

Prep Scene

This week’s Prep Scene features three Black female coaches—Tara Starks (Hopkins), Yolonda Englund (St. Paul Como Park), and Tanysha Scott (Roseville)—and a key player from each of their teams—Liv McGill (Hopkins), Ronnie Porter (St. Paul Como Park), and Kendall Barnes (Roseville)—during the 2022 State High School Girls’ Basketball Tournament.

All photos by Dr. Mitchell Palmer McDonald