Prep sports: Larson, Phillips, Picht, Meyer earn WCC MVP honors
ACGC’s Sydney Larson, Minnewaska’s Madison Phillips, Morris/Chokio-Alberta’s Tanner Picht and Paynesville’s Nathan Meyer are the West Central Conference’s softball and baseball Most Valuable Players.
Larson and Meyer are the West Central South Conference MVPs and Phillips and Picht won the awards in the North.
Here are the area players on the West Central North all-conference softball team:
Minnewaska: Madison Phillips, Julie Helander, Allyssa Engfer, Lexie Amundson, Kacia Kollman. Honorable Mention: Sydney Joos.
Montevideo: Kelsey Quigley, Ashley Hoehne, Kelsey Olson. Honorable Mention: Hannah Kuno.
Morris/Chokio-Alberta: McKenzie VanBatavia, Brooke Johnson. Honorable Mention: Sadie Fischer.
Here are the area players on the West Central South all-conference softball team:
ACGC: Sydney Larson, Erica Melbie, Natasha Dallmann, Hannah Wilner. Honorable Mention: Kelsey Kramer.
Benson: Kayla Jones, Gabbi Doscher, Krista Motzko. Honorable Mention: Alyssa Hughes.
BOLD: Taylor Ebnet, Paige Larson. Honorable Mention: Bailey Kubesh.
Paynesville: Megan Schaefer, Brooke Wuertz, Kayla Schaefer, Allie Stanger, Sam Dahl. Honorable Mention: Bri Stang.
Yellow Medicine East: Allie Trudel, Nena McCalla. Honorable Mention: Cassie Struffert.
Here are the area players on the West Central North all-conference baseball team:
Minnewaska: Jake Amundson, Tyler Nielsen, Austin Ostrander. Honorable Mention: Austin Giese.
Montevideo: Ricky Schmitz. Honorable Mention: Jeff Rohloff.
Morris/Chokio-Alberta: Tanner Picht, Jacob Torgerson, Chandler Erickson, Mac Beyer, Tyler Henrichs. Honorable Mention: Bryce Jergenson.
Here are the area players on the West Central South all-conference baseball team:
ACGC: Jordan Nelson. Honorable Mention: Nick Peterson.
Benson: Tyler Krienke, Tanner Mikkelson. Honorable Mention: Morgan Staton.
BOLD: Trevor Nissen, Trent Athmann, Tyler Seehusen, Riley Kramer, Logan Sandgren. Honorable Mention: Lane Stadther.
Paynesville: Nathan Meyer, Nick Dingmann, Jordan Roos, Trent Gertken, Matthew Quade. Honorable Mention: Caleb Burris.
Yellow Medicine East: Joe Sannerud, Austin Vikander. Honorable Mention: Chris Jensen.