Simmons: Skyline player of the year
CRYSTAL FALLS—Forest Park senior middle hitter Mercedes Simmons was named the Skyline Central Conference player of the year by league coaches.
Senior setter Sydney Honkala was honored as an all-conference first-team player, while senior outside hitter Kelsey Ragio was given honorable mention.
The Lady Trojans finished runner-up in the small school standings with a 9-1 record, one game behind champion Carney-Nadeau. The Forest Park junior varsity topped the small school standings with a 9-1 record.
Special awards included:
-Individual sportsmanship – Betty Jo Swajanen, sr., Superior Central
-Team sportsmanship – Stephenson
-Defensive specialist – Betty Jo Swajanen, sr., Superior Central
-Coach of the Year – Steve Kedsch, Carney-Nadeau.