All-Southwest Conference teams announcedWORTHINGTON — Windom/Mountain Lake/Butterfield-Odin led the all-Southwest Conference wrestling team with eight selections following the Cobras’ Section 3AA second-place finish.
WORTHINGTON — Windom/Mountain Lake/Butterfield-Odin led the all-Southwest Conference wrestling team with eight selections following the Cobras’ Section 3AA second-place finish.
Derek Swoboda (103), Drake Borsgard (112), Heath Quiring (119), Josh Falk (130), Sam Fischenich (140), Billy Hochstein (145), Mason Anderson (160) and Spencer Johnson (171) were all selected all-conference from W/ML/B-O.
Worthington’s Jared Kinley (103) was also all-conference, while Pipestone Area’s John Bush was all conference at 112 pounds.
Kyle Wiese (Worthington) was all-conference at 119, while Jackson County Central’s Bronson Steuber was all-conference at 125.
JCC’s Jessie Regalado and Luverne’s Derek Petersen were all-conference at 135, while JCC’s Taylor Menke was selected to the team at 140.
Cooper Moore (JCC) was selected all-conference at 152, while Worthington’s Tony Thier was selected at 160.
PA’s Dylan Kor was all-conference at 189, while Worthington’s Jake Steffl (215) and Jordan Schroeder (heavyweight) were each all-conference.
Luverne’s Sam Dooyema rounded out the all-conference selections at heavyweight.
Windom Area’s Brandon Fast and Ryan Presthus joined Luverne’s Phil Paquette and Nick Meyer on the all-Southwest Conference boys’ hockey team.
Worthington’s Mitch Benson was also a first-team selection.
Trojans Mitch Jensen and Tyler Obermoller were each honorable mentions, while Windom Area’s Hunter Johnson and Trevor Hage joined the two Worthington skaters as honorable mentions.
Windom Area and Luverne each had five players selected to the all-conference girls’ hockey team.
Mikki Fitzer, Liz Solma, Paige Olson, Amanda Niessink and Kat Dahl were each selected from Luverne, while Sara Luhmann, Lisa Johnson, Katey Ruby, Brooklyn Drahota and Shelby Veenker were each selected from the Eagles.
Worthington’s Taylor Baumhoffner and Angela Bui were each honorable mentions, while Luverne’s Alyssa Frakes was also an honorable mention.
Three Jackson County Central gymnasts were selected to the all-Southwest Conference gymnastics team.
Sydnee Donnelli, Briel Hendricksen and Brandi Seether-Hassing were each first-team selections.
Pipestone Area’s Amber Haupert was also an all-conference selection.
JCC’s Daphne Cleburg and Courtney Donnelli were each honorable mention, while Worthington’s Lynn Harberts was also an honorable mention.