Basketball
Tyra Buss - Basketball

Senior Season (2013-2014):
Named 2014 Illinois Ms. Basketball by the Chicago Tribune and the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association!!! First back to back winner since Candace Parker!!!
First Team AP & IBCA All State (3 years unanimous)             First Team All- State for the fourth straight year.
Champaign News-Gazette Player of the Year (back to back)
USA Today All-USA Girls Basketball 3rd Team
Gatorade Illinois Player of the Year
Parade All American
McDonald's All American Nominee
Illinois Player of the Year - Champaign News Gazette
Wendy’s High School Heisman Award Winner (Illinois)      
Set Illinois scoring record for one season with 1,466 points
Set MCHS Record for most points in a game - 66 points
Set MCHS Record for most steals in a season - 215 steals
IHSA State 3 Point Finals Contest Runner-Up                 
1st Team - Robinson Tournament
1st Team - Toyota Classic
1st Team - Eldorado Tournament (4th straight year - MVP)
All-Big Eight Conference


Junior Season (2012-2013):
Named 2013 Illinois Ms. Basketball by the Chicago Tribune
and the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association!!!
MaxPreps has Tyra as #1 scorer for girl's basketball in the
    nation for 2012-2013
First Team IBCA (Illinois Basketball Coaches Association) First Team All- State for the third straight year. 
Champaign News-Gazette Player of the Year
Set Illinois scoring record for one season with 1,285 points
    surpassing the mark set by ERHS & Ohio State Alumnus
    Brittney Johnson
Set All-Time Illinois Career Scoring Record - 4,897 Points   Became #2 in the nation in Career Scoring - 4,897 Points
Set MCHS record for most points in a game - 54 points
Set MCHS record for most steals in a season - 200 steals
1st Junior to ever achieve 3,000 career points in their 3rd
    season playing
1st Team - Toyota Classic
1st Team - Robinson Tournament
1st Team - Eldorado Tournament (3rd straight year - MVP)
  New Record - 1/19/13 - 54 points in a game (Mt. Carmel
   record and Duff/Kingston Gym (Eldorado) Record.
All Big 8 Conference

Sophomore Season (2011-2012):
1st Team - Illinois Basketball Coach's Association (IBCA)
     Class 2A All-State Team
1st Team - Unanimous - AP - Class 2A All-State
  Records held at Mt. Carmel:
     Most Points in a game - 53
     Most Points in a season - 1,121
     Most Free Throws Made in a season - 283 (twice)
     Most 3 point shots made in a season - 110
     Most 2 point shots made in a season - 254
     Most steals in a season - 161
  Regional & Sectional 3 Point Contestant
  1,121 Points for the season
  First Team - Toyota Classic
  First Team - Eldorado Tournament
  Finished the year with 35 ppg average
  Max Preps #1 H.S. Scorer in the Nation as of 11/29/2011
  First Team - Robinson Invitational Tournament
     140 points scored in 4 games (game high 46)

Freshman Season (2010-2011):
  First Team All-State (AP & IBCA)
  Illinois Miss Basketball (4th in voting)
  Most points ever scored in a season by a Freshman in
     Illinois (1025)
  2nd Most FT’s Made (283) in a season All-Time In Illinois
  5th All-Time Illinois point scorer in a season (1025)
  Most points scored in a game at Mt. Carmel 
     High School (52)
  First Team All-Big 8 Conference
  IHSA State 3 Point Contest Participant
  Broke numerous MCHS records 
     1) points scored-game
     2) points scored-season
     3) steals
     4) FT’s made
     5) 2 point FG's made
     6) 3 point FG's made
  Numerous All-Tournament Teams and MVP’s

Summer 2011:
AAU-Indiana Elite (SWISH)
• National Champions in both Spring and Summer National
   Tournaments (Merrillville, IN and Bloomington, IN)
• Won United States Junior National Tournament (St. Louis)
• Won “Tournament of Champions” (Franklin, TN)
• Named to the All-Tournament Teams 
    (Adidas National Tournament and US Junior National
     Tournament)
• 28.0 ppg (leading scorer on Indiana Elite-SWISH Team)
• Leading scorer in ALL age divisions at Adidas 
     Spring National Tournament (Merrillville, IN)
• 26-5 Overall Record

Mt. Carmel High School Summer Tournaments
• Evansville Memorial Shootout (beat Evansville Memorial-
    IN, Jacksonville Routt Catholic-IL, Columbus North-IN,
    and Mt. Vernon, IN) Overall Record 4-0
• Robinson Shootout (beat Marshall, Neoga, Sullivan-IN (2x),
    Cumberland, Wayne City, Oblong, and Carterville) Overall
    Record 8-0
• Effingham Shootout (beat Rochester, Central A&M,   
    Decatur, Herrin, Waverly, Olney, Litchfield, Effingham,
    and CHBC) Overall Record 9-0
• Boonville, IN Summer League (beat Gibson Southern-IN,
    Castle-IN, Boonville-IN, Mater Dei-IN (jv), Evansville
    Memorial-IN Overall Record 5-0
• Overall Summer Record 26-0
• 35.0 ppg

University Tennessee Elite Camp
• Made the All-Star Team
• Compared to former UT Lady Vol and three time National
    Champion Kelly Jolly by Coach Pat Summitt
2011 & 2012 Country Companies Illinois 3-Point Shooter Finalists
www.tryabuss.com
TYRA BUSS-MOUNT CARMEL HIGH SCHOOL
MOUNT CARMEL, ILLINOIS
        
ILLINOIS HIGH SCHOOL ASSOCIATION (IHSA) GIRLS BASKETBALL ALL-TIME RECORDS

RANK RECORD

#1 Most Points Scored in a Season (1,466) – (2013-2014 Season)
#1 Most Points Scored in a Career (4,897) – (2010-2014)
#1 Most Free Throws Made in a Career (1,185) – (2010-2014)
#1 Most Field Goals Made in a Career (1,644) – (2010-2014)
#1 Highest Scoring Average in a Career (38.0) – (2010-2014)
#1 Highest Scoring Average in a Season (45.8) – (2013-2014)
#1 Most Field Goals Made in a Season (512) – (2013-2014 Season)
#2 Most Field Goals Made in a Season (445) – (2012-2013 Season)
#2 Most Points Scored in a Season (1,285) – (2012-2013 Season)
#2 Most 3-Point Field Goals Made in a Season (137) – (2013-2014 Season)
#2 Most Free Throws Made in a Season (314 of 404) – (2012-2013 Season)
#2 Most Steals in a Season (215) – (2013-2014)
#2 Most Steals in a Career (706) – (2010-2014)
#3 Most Free Throws Made in a Season (305 of 374) – (2013-2014 Season)
#3 Most 3-Point Field Goals Made in a Career (424) – (2010-2014)
#4 Most Free Throws Made in a Season (283 of 333) – (2011-2012 Season)
#4 Most Free Throws made in a Season (283 of 342) – (2010-2012 Season)
#4 Highest Scoring Average in a Season (38.9) – (2012-2013)
#5 Most Points Scored in a Season (1,121 points) – (2011-2012 Season)
#5 Most Free Throws Made in a Game (24) vs. Evansville Bosse High
 Evansville, IN. December 20, 2011
#7 Most Points Scored in a Game (66) vs Princeton, IN December 28, 2013
#8 Most Field Goals Made in a Season (364) – (2011-2012 Season)
#8 Most Points Scored in a Season (1,025 points) – (2010-2011 Season)
#8 Most Steals in a Season (200) – (2012-2013)
#9 Most Free Throws Made in a Game (22) vs Gibson Southern High Fort Branch, IN. December 21, 2011
#10 Most 3-Point Field Goals Made in a Season (110) – (2011-2012 Season)
#10 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (21) vs Princeton, IN December 27, 2013
#11 Most Free Throws Made in a Game (21) vs. Evansville North High Evansville, IN. January 2, 2012
#12 Highest Scoring Average in a Season (35.0) – (2011-2012 Season)
#13 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (20) vs Evansville Central Evansville, IN January 
#13 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (20) vs Olney February 2, 2014
#13 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (20) vs Edwards County December 17, 2013
#15 Most Points Scored in a Game (61) vs Evansville Central, IN January 28, 2014
#16 Most Consecutive Free Throws Made in a Season (26) – January 15-18, 
#16 Most Steals in a Game (13) vs Washington November 15, 2012
#17 Most Points Scored in a Game (60) vs Gibson Southern, IN December 27, 2013
#17 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (19) vs Vincennes, IN January 24, 2013
#17 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (19) vs Jasper, IN December 2, 2013
#17 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (19) vs Carmi January 20, 2014
#17 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (19) vs Goreville January 24, 2014
#17 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (19) vs Boonville, IN February 5, 2014
#20 Most Points Scored in a Game (59) vs Olney February 3, 2014
#20 Most Field Goals Made in a Season (323) – (2010-2011 Season)
#20 Most 3-Point Field Goals Made in a Season (96) – (2010-2011 Season)
#20 Most Free Throws in a Game (19) vs Goreville January 19, 2013
#20 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (18) vs Wood Memorial December 20, 
#20 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (18) vs Washington, IN November 19, 2013
#20 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (18) vs Charleston November 26, 2013
#20 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (18) vs Vincennes Rivet, IN December 16. 2013
#20 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (18) vs Gibson Southern, IN December 26, 2013
#20 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (18) vs Vincennes, IN January 30, 2014
#20 Most Field Goals Made in a Game (18) vs Sullivan February 15, 2014
#21 Highest Scoring Average in a Season (32.0) – (2010-2011 Season)
#33 Most Points Scored in a Game (55) vs Boonville, IN February 6, 2014 
#38 Most Points Scored in a Game (54) vs Goreville January 19, 2013
#46 Most Points Scored in a Game (53) vs Evansville Bosse December 20, 2011
#55 Most Points Scored in a Game (52) vs Evansville Reitz January 31, 2011
#55 Most Points Scored in a Game (52) vs Eldorado January 25, 2014
 Home of the 2013 & 2014 Ms. Basketball for the State of Illinois

Tyra was All-State all 4 years and unanimous choice for the 2012, 2013, 2014 AP All-State Class 2 A Team

2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014
Regional Champions - Class 1A
First 4-peat for Girl's Basketball at MCHS
Eldorado Tournament Champions - 2011, 2012  2013 & 2014 - Tyra Buss - Most Valuable Player
TYRA BREAKS THE STATE RECORD FOR MOST POINTS SCORED IN A CAREER!

4,897 Points!
The MCHS Lady Aces become the first basketball team in school history to complete an undefeated regular season going 29-0.  What a wonderful season. 
* Tyra scored the most points in Illinois history by a Freshman scoring 1,025 her Freshman year (2010-2011).

* Tyra is the fastest girl in Illinois history to score 2,000 points (2,146) (2010-2012) 

* Tyra is the fastest girl in Illinois history to score 3,000 points (3,431) 2010-2013)

* Tyra is the only girl in Illinois to score more than 1,000 points for first three seasons
True Athelite selected Tyra as their True Athelite of the month for March, 2013.  Click on their logo above for more information about this national award.
NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL ALL-TIME RECORDS

RANK RECORD

#2 Most Points Scored in a Career (4,897) – (2010-2014)
#2 Most Free Throws Made in a Career (1,185) – (2010-2014)
#2 Most Field Goals Made in a Career (1,644) - (2010-2014)
#2 Most 3 Point Field Goals Attempted in a Career (1,265) – (2010-2014)
#2 Most Free Throws Attempted in a Career (1,452) - (2010-2014)
#2 Most Field Goals Attempted in a Career (3,290) – (2010-2014)
#3 Most Free Throws Made in a Season (314 of 404) – (2012-2013 Season)
#3 Most 3 Point Field Goals Attempted in a Season (387) – (2011-2012 Season)
#4 Most Free Throws Made in a Season (305 of 374) – (2013-2014 Season)
#4 Most Points Scored in a Season (1,466 points) – (2013-2014 Season)
#5 Most Points Per Game Average-Career (38.0 ppg)
#5 Most Points Per Game Average-Season (45.8 ppg)
#5 Most Free Throws Attempted in a Season (404) – (2012-2013 Season)
#5 Most Free Throws Made Per Game-Season (9.5) – (2013-2014 Season)
#5 Most Free Throws Made Per Game-Season (9.5) – (2012-2013 Season)
#7 Most 3-Point Field Goals Made in a Career (424) – (2010-2014)
#7 Most 3 Point Field Goals Attempted in a Season (350) – (2013-2014 Season)
#7 Most Free Throws Attempted Per Game in a Season (12.2) (2012-2013 Season)
#8 Most Free Throws Attempted Per Game in a Season (11.7) (2013-2014 Season)
#9 Most 3-Point Field Goals Made in a Season (137) – (2013-2014 Season)
#9 Most Free Throws Made in a Season (283 of 333) – (2011-2012 Season)
#9 Most Free Throws made in a Season (283 of 342) – (2010-2012 Season)
#9 Most Free Throws Made Per Game-Season (8.8) – (2010-2011 Season)
#9 Most Free Throws Made Per Game-Season (8.8) – (2011-2012 Season)
#10 Most Free Throws Attempted Per Game in a Season (10.7) (2010-2011 Season)
2014 Country Companies Illinois 3-Point Shooter Runner-Up
With this shot Tyra broke the Illinois record for most points scored in a career.