Olmstead High School
Lillie averaged 34 points and 15 rebounds as a senior at Olmstead High School. She scored over 2,500 points while shooting 67% from the field and 84% from the free throw line. She was named to the All-State team in 1980 and 1981, as well as to the Parade and Converse All-American teams. She was named Miss Kentucky Basketball in 1981and and went on to a distinguished career at Western Kentucky University where she was named an All-American.