Iowa Basketball Coaches Association Announces Boys and Girls Academic All-State Teams

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February 14th, 2013 by Chris Parks

The Iowa Basketball Coaches Association has announced their 23rd Annual Academic All-State Team.  23 student-athletes were selected from over 150 nominations for the 2013 boys team and they are as follows:

  • Trey Achterhoff, MOC-FV Act  er. Hoff.
  • Mitchell Boerm, North Tama
  • Jake Drost, Decorah
  • Dan Ehrsam, Nodaway Valley
  • Ted Friedman, Ankeny
  • Cody Good, Ogden
  • Max Griffith, Vinton-Shellsburg
  • Travis Gudenkauf, Dyersville Beckman
  • Austin Halls, Murray
  • Josh Jirak, Center Point-Urbana Yur AK
  • David Lowry, Starmont
  • Grant Otte, Dowling Catholic
  • Hunter Pflughaupt, North Linn
  • Luke Rauenbuehler, Musacatine Raw – en – buler
  • Michael Soukup, Danville
  • Bryan Sumner, Ankeny
  • Colby Taylor, Creston
  • Brandt Van Roekel, Boyden-Hull
  • Austin Ver Meer, Pella Christian
  • Brody Vogel, Jesup
  • Alex Welsch, Nodaway Valley
  • Jon Wisnieski, Dowling Catholic
  • Aaron Youngberg, Pocahontas Area

This group boasts the following averages: Their average ACT composite is 29.5. Their average GPA is 3.99, and they carry a per game scoring average of 14.6points. In addition, 10 or either number 1 or 2 in their respective senior classes.

The Iowa Basketball Coaches Association also announced their girls 17th Annual Academic All-State Team.  22 student-athletes were selected from over 150 nominations for the 2013 girls team and they are as follows:

  • MaKayla Augustine, Bishop Heelan
  • Taryn Barz, Hampton-Dumont
  • Whitney Benson, West Marshall
  • Kaylee Blake, IKM, Manning
  • Ally Disterhoft, Iowa City West
  • Maliah Fligg, Clear Creek-Amana
  • Heather Hook, Grundy Center
  • Sarah Lampe, Bellevue Marquette
  • Anna Madrigal, Decorah
  • Danielle Moore, Davenport Assumption
  • Emily Nelson, Audubon
  • Aubrey Norville, Lewis Central
  • Ally Orwig, Indianola
  • Lindsay Schlabaugh, Williamsburg
  • Tiffany Stubbs, Des Moines Christian
  • Beth Thompson, Benton
  • Kelley Trimble, West Branch
  • Chelsey Van Ness, Denison
  • Kieja Veldman, Spirit Lake
  • Madalyn Welty, Western Dubuque
  • Raelyn Webster, New Hampton
  • Jayne Wiarda, AGWSR

This group boasts the following averages: Their average ACT composite is 27.2. Their average GPA is 3.99, and they carry a per game scoring average of 13.7 points. In addition, 10 or either number 1 or 2 in their respective senior classes.

To be nominated for consideration, players must have had a 25 ACT composite, 3.25 GPA, and a class rank in the top 25% of their senior class.  Winners will be receive certificates of recognition during their respective state tournaments.