Western Dubuque’s boys’ bowling team was well represented on the Valley Division team for the Mississippi Valley Conference. Nolan Vaske and Jude Ludwig were named to the first team, while Ethan Potter and Aidan Besler garnered second-team recognition. Matthew Daly and Nick Sweeney were honorable mention. The complete Valley Division team follows.
Athlete of the Year: Tayvon Homolar, Waterloo West.
Coach of the Year: Scott Bader, Cedar Rapids Kennedy.
First team: Waterloo West — Homolar; Cedar Rapids Kennedy — Lucas Dolphin, Jaxon Robinson and Alex Hume; Western Dubuque —Vaske and Ludwig; Linn-Mar — Calix Carpenter; Iowa City, City High — Carson Reid.
Second team: Waterloo West — Ben Geer and Brady Steere; Western Dubuque —Potter and Besler; Cedar Rapids Kennedy — Cayden Foye and Gunner Green; Linn-Mar — Boston Stoffel; Cedar Rapids Washington — Palmer LeVake.
Honorable mention: Cedar Rapids Kennedy — Darek Kayser and Drake Kayser; Cedar Rapids Washington — Ryder Fleming and Nik Dean; Hempstead — Hudson Orr and Nick Hintgen; City High — Landon Johnson and Trendon Walker; Iowa City West — Carston Guess and Kolby Ripperton; Linn-Mar — Griffin Rodeffer and Hayden Fay Brandt; Waterloo West — Jacob Melcher and Brady Risetter; Western Dubuque — Daly and Sweeney.