Thompson, Rider headline All-Golden Valley teams
Vernon County's four area schools were well represented in the recently released GVVC All-Conference teams. Receiving the most votes were Montrose's Gage Thompson and Bronaugh's Katey Rider.
* All-Golden Vallley Vernon County conference boys' first-team: Gage Thompson, Sr., Montrose; Tyler Strunk, Sr., Bronaugh; Drew Hon, Jr., Ballard; Kaleb Martin, Sr., Sheldon; Zavery Lamb, Jr., Sheldon; and Clayton Steward, Jr., Montrose.
* Boys' Second-Team: Dylan Wackerman, Jr., Miami; Joe Mader, Sr., Bronaugh; Chris Ahrens, Sr., Hume; and Jackson Prough, Fr., NEVC.
* Boys' Honorable Mention: Jack Rotert, So., Ballard; Colton Page, Jr., Ballard; Trent Hanlin, So., Montrose; and Brett O'Connor, So., Sheldon.
* All-GVVC girls' first-team: Katey Rider, Sr., Bronaugh; Abby Vogel, Fr., Montrose; Makinsey Conner, So., NEVC; Hannah Gorda, So., Hume; and Camryn East, Jr., Ballard.
* Girls' Second Team: Leah Plunkett, Jr., Montrose; Taylor Stratford, Sr., Bronaugh; Meckinize McCartney, Fr., Sheldon; Madison Talley, Sr., Miami; and Emmah Fillpot, Jr., Hume.
* Girls' Honorable Mention: Mandy Murphy, Sr., Bronaugh; Karlee Metcalf, Jr., Hume; Mahalia Swink, Fr., Sheldon; Alyssa Engeman, Jr., Montrose; and Amanda Teagarden, So., Ballard.
* GVVC conference champions: Montrose (boys), Bronaugh (girls). Class 1 District 6 champions: Montrose over Sheldon in boys' championship game, and Bronaugh over Drexel in girls' championship game.