Girls Golfers Earn Post-Season Honors


July 2nd, 2012 by Jim Field

The following post-season honors were awarded to members of the 2012 Atlantic girls golf team:

As a team, an Excellence in Academic Achievement Award was earned from the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union.  Team members were: graduated seniors, Katie Blake, Kaitlynn Walter and Malachi Wickman, junior Shelby
Worth and sophomores Brooke Fletcher and Bailey Walter.  These girls finished the school year with a combined grade point average of 3.56.  The Excellence in Academic Achievement is awarded to teams achieving a combined GPA of 3.2 to 3.6.

Malachi Wickman also received an Academic All-State award from the Iowa Girls Coaches Association.  This award is given to students who have an ACT score of 27 or higher and a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or higher.

3-A All-District awards go to Brooke Fletcher & Kaitlynn Walter.  All-district is based on nominations by coaches in the western Iowa district.  Other H-10 members of the 3-A all-district team were Courtney Leinen, Kate Schomers and Bailey Neilson all from Harlan.  On the 2-A all district team, Morgan Naberhaus and Megan Wiederin from Kuemper; and, Heather Auffert, Ellie Shane and Sydney Rarick from Clarinda.  On the 4-A all-district was Kayla Redeker of Lewis Central.