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Jatarie White taking leadership skills to new level

Updated: June 6, 2013, 3:24 PM ET
By Harold Gutmann | Special to espnW

Jatarie White is widely regarded as best girls' basketball player in North Carolina. But in a critical 3A Independent Schools playoff game this past season, it was the junior star who was imploring a freshman to shoot the ball.

Sure enough, her younger teammate's points were instrumental, as Providence Day (Charlotte, N.C.), outscored Cary (N.C.) Academy 17-2 in the fourth quarter en route to a 31-21 semifinal win.

"Basketball's a team sport," White said. "It's five girls, ...

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