116 3rd St SE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401
Iowa colleges - Luther's Moran Lonning of Decorah was named MVP of the all-Iowa Conference women's basketball team and Coe's Aleena Hobbs of Cedar Rapids (Washington) and Mickey Hansche of Iowa City (City High) were first-team picks along with Wartburg's Kailey Kladivo of Traer (North Tama). Wartburg's Katie Sommer of Cedar Rapids (Linn-Mar) was a second-team pick and Coe's Jenna Lehman of Iowa City (Regina) earned honorable mention ... Curtis Prull of Monticello was named one of two special teams players of the year on the Dubuque football team, and Blaine Snitker of Waukon was the defensive MVP ... Luther College swimmer Lexi Scharmer of Cedar Rapids (Kennedy) won three events at the Liberal Arts Swimming and Diving Championships, helping the Norse to their 10th straight team title. Scharmer, also an all-Iowa Conference academic pick, won the 100 butterfly and was on two winning relays ... Spencer Gritsch of Brooklyn (BGM), Zachary Brown of Cedar Rapids (Xavier), Corey Braxton of Guttenberg (Clayton Ridge), Seth Eash of Kalona (Mid-Prairie), Dallyn Putz of Manchester (West Delaware), Michael Reuter of Monticello and Zach Greder of Solon are members of the Central College baseball team ... Luther swimmer Connor Herman of Cedar Rapids (Jefferson) earned Iowa Conference all-academic honors ... Derek Lieurance of Cascade is a member of the NIACC baseball team ... Kara Misel of Solon is a member of the University of Iowa softball team ... Zach Daniels of Robins (Kennedy), Sam Lizarraga of Cedar Rapids (Kennedy), Nick Gallagher of Iowa City (West) and C.J. Eldred of Mount Vernon are members of the University of Iowa baseball team ... Lyndie Phillips of Williamsburg and Alyssa Purman of Elkader are members of the NIACC women's golf team ... Kendra Schmidt of Lisbon is a member of the NIACC women's track and field team ... Coe's Marshall Shedeck of Oxford Junction (North Cedar) and Wartburg's Nick Webber of Peosta (Western Dubuque) were named to the all-Iowa Conference second team in men's basketball. Coe's Jake Timm of Mount Vernon and Wartburg's Nate Woeste of Atkins (Benton Community) were honorable mention ... Corbin Day (Prairie), Bryce Grimm (Xavier), Nick Drahozal (Xavier), Nolan Even (Xavier) and Drew Yanecek (Prairie) of Cedar Rapids are members of the Kirkwood baseball team, along with Ben Milks (Prairie) and Tyler Butz (Prairie) of Fairfax and Kolton Smith of Tama (South Tama) ... Michael Redmond and Jack Strellner of Marion (Linn-Mar) are members of the Coe baseball team, along with Nolan Weber of Cascade, Colton Knox (Jefferson), Cameron Frazier (Jefferson) and Nolan Arp (Xavier) of Cedar Rapids, Tyler Smith of Urbana (Center Point-Urbana), Kevin DeLaney of Coralville (I.C. West), Ben Larison of Robins (Linn-Mar), Cal Kragenbrink of Mount Vernon, Travis Bowman of North Liberty (Clear Creek Amana) and Samuel Aspelmeier of West Branch.
Missouri colleges - Courtney Strait of Cedar Rapids (Kennedy) became the 20th Truman State women's basketball player to score 1,000 career points earlier this season. She earned second-team all-Great Lakes Valley Conference honors this season, averaging a team-high 10.6 points and 6.1 rebounds.