NLC all-conference honors announced

The all-conference teams for the Northern Lights Conference were announced Saturday at the conclusion of the tournament at Wasilla High School.

The honors follow:

GIRLS

Co-MVPs — Kaillee Skjold, Soldotna; Alyssa Hutchins, Wasilla.

Coach of year — Doug Blossom, Soldotna.

First team — Mary Klapperich, Colony; Morgan Wensley, Kenai; Taylor Blake, Palmer; Alexis Imoe, Wasilla; Julie Litchfield, Soldotna; Jerica Nelson, Colony; Alysha Devine, Wasilla; Bailey Beeson, Kenai.

Second team — Puni Timu, Kodiak; Kasara Brandenburg, Palmer; Stefany Malatesta, Skyview; Hannah Wandersee, Kodiak; Kelci Benson, Soldotna; Kyla Dinkel, Wasilla.

BOYS

MVP — Connor Devine, Wasilla.

Coach of year — Ryan Engebretsen, Wasilla.

First team — Tim Smith, Colony; Evan Withrow, Soldotna; Dane Kuiper, Wasilla; Jared Straight, Palmer; Jesse Sweargin, Kodiak; Connor Looney, Palmer; Braydon Kuiper, Wasilla; AJ Hull, Kenai; Hunter Eisenhower, Colony.

Second team — Jared Turner, Colony; Colton Hayes, Kenai; Jordan Jones, Skyview; Cory Carver, Soldotna; Bo Reilly, Kenai; Nathan Umbarger, Colony; Dillon Ferro, Wasilla.

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