The West Delaware Boys and Girls basketball teams and Cheerleaders were recognized for their academic achievements during last night’s annual awards banquet.
The Boys teams were awarded the Distinguished Academic Achievement Award for their average grade point average of 3.29. Academic All-Conference honorees include Luke Kehrli,
Kyle Kelley, Raub Loecke, Lukas Meyer, Eric Salow, Jamison Smith, Elias Tibbott, and Logan Woellert.
The Girls teams also received the Distinguished Academic Achievement Award for their average GPA of 3.57. Academic All-Conference Honors went to every Junior and Senior on the varsity team: Samantha Anderson, Kayla Felton, Haley Hamm, Lexi Hamm, Erin Hellman, Ella Koloc, and Mia Peyton. The Iowa Basketball Coaches Association Team First Award was awarded to Haley Hamm.
The Cheerleaders were also recognized for their average 3.72 GPA, with Melanie Loughren and Illiana Rohlf-McGraw receiving Academic All-Conference honors.