Below are this year honorees for the All Area Girls Basketball Team. Nominations were made by the area coaches, and then voted on by a panel of Sportscasters at KDUZ/KARP/KGLB
All Area Girls BB
Tori Wortz, Hutchinson, G, Senior-2nd leading scorer in School History (behind Lindsay Whalen), All Conference, Miss Basketball Candidate, one of the top players in the state, 16 pts per game, 42% Shooting, 3 steals, 4 rebounds.
Halley Busse, GFW, Senior, G-5x All Conference, 2x All State, Miss Basketball Finalist, over 3,000 points in her career, School Record holder for career Scoring, Steals and Assists, averages 25 points, 5 rebounds, 5 assists, 4 steals, one of the top players in the state.
Hannah Purcell, Annandale, Sophomore, G/F-All Conference, 15.5 pts, 2.4 assists, 8 rebounds, Heart of the Team, always matched up with the opponents best defender, does the little things to make people better.
Kamryn D’Heilly, Annandale, Junior, F-All Conf, 13.5 pts, 2.4 assists, 10 rebounds, Athletic Forward, dominant on the boards.
Kirstin Klitzke, WM, Senior, G-All Conf, All State HM, 13.5 pts, 5.2 rebounds, 5.1 assists, 1,985 career points, 2x Captain, helped team to back to back Conference Championships.
Claire Killian, WM, Senior, G-18 pts, 41% shooting, 6.6 rebounds, 2.3 assists, 4.7 steals, over 2,200 career points, over 600 career steals, over 700 rebounds, 5th year varsity player, 2x Captain.
Monika Czinano, WM, Junior, C-16.6 pts, 10.2 Rebounds, 61% shooting, supplied much needed punch in the paint.
Alayna Johnson, DC, Senior, C-5x All Conference, Team MVP, All Time Leading Scorer in School History, 2nd all Time Leading Rebounder, dominant inside player, averages over 20 pts, 10 rebounds.
Kali Grimm, NYA, Junior, G-Team leader in scoring at 17 pts, over 1600 points in her career, 4x All Conference, 58 3-pointers, hard worker.
Bren Fox, NYA, Junior, F-16 points, 12.4 rebounds, over 1,000 career points, over 950 career rebounds, over 300 career blocked shots, MRC MVP, 3x All Conference
McKenna Monahan, GSL, Junior, G-17.7 pts, 3 assists, 3 steals, 2.7 rebounds, 8th in the state in 3 pointers made, All Conference, 2nd leading scorer in school history, over 1,400 career points.
Maddie Monahan, GSL, Senior, G-18.5 pts, 7 assists (led state), 4.5 steals, 6 rebounds, 3x Team MVP, All Star Game Participant, Miss Basketball Candidate, one of the top players in the state, Schools all time leader in points assists and steals, playing for Drake University next season.
Madi Radtke, LP/HT, Senior, G/F-All Star Game Participant, 3x All Conference, 21.8 pts, over 1800 career points, 7 rebounds, 3.1 assists, 2.5 steals, great leader, helped lead team to 87 wins in last 4 years, playing for St. Thomas next year.
Madison Hurrle, Kimball, Senior, G-12.8 pts, over 1,000 career points, All Conf, Academic All State, Was Conference MVP in Junior year, 2.75 steals, 5.7 rebounds, 2.6 assists, teams defensive leader, helped team to 23 wins.
Emilee Gustin, Mayer Lutheran, Senior, G-All Conference, 14.6 pts, 4.7 assists, 1.8 steals, School record holder for career three pointers and season three pointers, 2nd all time in assists, over 1,000 career points, a coach on the floor, great leadership.
All Area Coach of the Year:
John Rosholt, WM: WCC West Champions, Section Champions, #3 seed in State Tournament, led team to over 25 wins.