Five members of the Western Dubuque boys’ bowling team were honored by the coaches of the Mississippi Valley Conference with inclusion on the Mississippi Division team. Jacob Butcher was a first team honoree, while Jude Ludwig and Nolan Vaske were second-team selections. Ben Heiberger and Nick Sweeney were honorable mention. The complete team follows.
First Team: Ryan Venem, Matthew Swanson and Nate Venem, Cedar Falls; Dawson Revers and Teagan Merta, Cedar Rapids Prairie; Connor Rissi and Casey Christensen, Cedar Rapids Washington; Butcher, Western Dubuque.
Second Team: Dylan Irvin and Nile Franz, Iowa City, City High; Ludwig and Vaske, Western Dubuque; Matthew Edler and Logan Stoll, Cedar Falls; Colin Van Weelden, Cedar Rapids Prairie; Colton Oltmann, Linn-Mar.
Honorable Mention: Chris Fordyce, Cedar Falls; Billy Brown and Berkley Bruce, Cedar Rapids Prairie; Daniel Zeck and Joseph Tauber, Cedar Rapids Washington; Nick Splinter and Ben Vaassen, Wahlert; Nick Saltzman and Zach Russell, Iowa City, City High; Josh Prowse and Chase Bauer, Linn-Mar; Heiberger and Sweeney, Western Dubuque.
Athlete of the Year: Ryan Venem, Cedar Falls.
Coach of the Year: Brad Baker, Cedar Falls.