The Missouri High School Basketball Dunk of the Year

The 5A state finals for Missouri high school basketball were played over the weekend in Columbia. One St. Louis-area school, Incarnate Word Academy, brought home a championship in the 5A girl's division but that was not the story of the tournament.

That distinction goes to Trey Starks of Springfield Hillcrest. On the way to leading his school to the state title over Oakville, Starks threw down a dunk like Vince Carter in the 2000 summer Olympics. Behold:

Deadspin blogged Starks' monster slam yesterday, along with another one he made earlier this year against Joplin. See it after the jump...

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