All Mid-Lakes basketball teams released

The All-Mid Lakes basketball teams were released on Friday. Strafford led the way on the boys' side with two First-Team selections in senior Blake Alexander and junior Jacob Wade along with the Coach of the Year in Mike Wilson. Seniors Deric Link of Fair Grove and Tyler Curts of Skyline along with Ash Grove junior Cody Allhands rounded out the boys' first team.

On the girls side, no team had more than one player selected for the first team. The first team was made up of just two seniors in Kari Hillenburg of Pleasant Hope and Morgan Kensinger of Fair Grove. Kevin Cheek of Skyline was honored as the Coach of the Year for guiding his team to a third place finish in Class 2.

First Team
Blake Alexander, Sr., Strafford
Cody Allhands, Jr., Ash Grove
Tyler Curts, Sr., Skyline
Deric Link, Sr., Fair Grove
Jacob Wade, Jr., Strafford

Second Team
Brady Collier, Soph., Strafford
Marty Minnis, Sr., Marionville
Michael Thomas, Sr., Fair Grove
Ben Weinreis, Fr., Ash Grove
Trey West, Soph., Skyline

Honorable Mention
Kaleb Blackwell, Jr., Ash Grove
Kyle Foley, Soph., Strafford
Jayden Happel, Jr., Fair Grove
Dylan Mountain, Fr., Skyline
Ryan Pate, Jr., Stockton
Coach of the Year – Mike Wilson, Strafford

First Team
Madisen Brethower, Soph., Skyline
Kari Hillenburg, Sr., Pleasant Hope
Morgan Kensinger, Sr., Fair Grove
Jolene Shipps, Soph., Stockton
Lakin Simmerman, Jr., Ash Grove
Josie Young, Soph., Marionville

Second Team
Jaycie Dishman, Soph., Marionville
Catlin Evans, Sr., Pleasant Hope
Krista Gideon, Jr., Skyline
Madilyn Johnson, Jr., Ash Grove
DeAmbra Pilkinton, Sr., Fair Grove

Honorable Mention
Alexa Beck, Jr., Skyline
Haylee Cashio, Jr., Ash Grove
Sydnee Garrett, Soph., Stockton
Amy Hicks, Sr., Marionville
Kaylee Larimer, Fr., Strafford
Emily Oberbeck, Sr., Strafford
Alissa Rowden, Soph., Strafford
Katie Skelton, Jr., Ash Grove
Kelsi Wilkins, Sr., Stockton

Coach of the Year – Kevin Cheek, Skyline

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