Bismarck Century's Logan Nissley named NDAPSSA's Miss Basketball Award

By Tom Mix
NDHSAA Media Specialist

FARGO – Bismarck Century senior girls basketball standout Logan Nissley was named North Dakota Associated Press Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association Miss Basketball on Saturday, March 11.

The North Dakota Miss Basketball Award is presented and voted on by members of the the North Dakota Associated Press Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association. The honor is given to the top senior player in the state.

Nissley averaged 21.1 points and 7.8 rebounds per game in her final season with the Patriots. She played on the varsity squad as a freshman and was a three-year starter for Century. Nissley helped the Patriots to a NDHSAA Class A state championship in 2021 and Class A runner up finishes in 2022 and 2023.

Nissley is signed to play NCAA Division I women’s basketball at the University of Nebraska.

Nissley was one of eight finalists for the 2023 ND Miss Basketball Award. She was joined by Bergan Kinnebrew (Bismarck Century) Decontee Smith (Central Cass), Ellie Braaten (Westhope/Newburg), Miriley Simon (West Fargo High), Halle Crockett (Northern Cass) Hailey Quam (Shiloh Christian), Brenna Stroklund (Kenmare/Bowbells)

FULL NDAPSSA MISS BASKETBALL AWARD STORY

PAST ND MISS BASKETBALL AWARD WINNERS

1984: Pat Smykowski, Lidgerwood
1985: Durene Heisler, Devils Lake & Whitney Meier, Rolla
1986: Sue Hesch, Wahpeton
1987: Wanda Schwab, Esmond
1988: Nadine Schmidt, Braddock
1989: Sara Hokanson, Fargo Shanley
1990: Lynette Mund, Milnor
1991: Christy Waldal, Beach
1992: Shelley Berg, Minot
1993: Tanya Fischer, Bowman
1994: Brenna Stefonowicz, Divide County
1995: Lisa Maus, Hatton; Katie Richards, Hope-Page & Nina Top, Midkota
1996: Jaye Amundson, Mandan
1997: Angie Welle, Fargo Shanley
1998: Mary Perrizo, Mandan
1999: Lora Schauer, Wishek
2000: Kari Hanson, Mandan
2001: Katie Lorenz, Langdon
2002-03: Carissa Jahner, Fargo North
2003-04: Ruthie Dockter, Washburn
2004-05: Rebecca Kielpinski, Mandan
2005-06: Rebecca Feickert, Sheridan County
2006-07: Jessica Kielpinski, Mandan
2007-08: Christine Miller, New Town
2008-09: Ali Collins, Mandan
2009-10: Eli Lenz, Kidder County
2010-11: Caitlin Farroh, Grand Forks Central
2011-12: Holly Johnson, Minot
2012-13: Hannah Larson, Bismarck Century
2013-14: Paige Peterson, Jamestown
2014-15: Hannah Stewart, Minot Bishop Ryan
2015-16: Sarah Jacobson, Fargo Shanley
2016-17: Tylee Irwin, Wahpeton
2017-18: Anna Holen, LaMoure/Litchville-Marion
2018-19: Megan Zander, Mandan
2019-20: Reile Payne, Fargo Shanley
2020-21: Sam Oase, Hettinger-Scranton
2021-22: Abby Duchscherer, Kindred
2022-23: Logan Nissley, Bismarck Century

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