INEZ - Former Kentucky All-Star Carla Booth has transferred to Walters State Community College following a very successful freshman season at Eastern Kentucky University. The former Sheldon Clark High School standout played in all 29 of EKU’s games in the 2011-12 season, averaging 5.5 points per game.
Booth was a two-time all-state selection at Sheldon Clark High School. She led Sheldon Clark to the second round of the 2011 KHSAA Sweet Sixteen. Booth averaged 23 points and seven rebounds per game as a senior while leading SCHS to a 25-9 record, a district championship and a region title. She shot 47 percent from the field, 37 percent from three-point range and 80 percent from the free throw line. Booth earned first team all-state honors from the Louisville Courier-Journal and was selected second team all-state by the Lexington Herald-Leader and the Associated Press. She was chosen as the 15th Region Player of the Year by the Kentucky Association of Basketball Coaches.
Walters State Community College is located in Morristown, Tenn.