By Kevin Struck
Cecelia Zielke, a senior, was named to the All-Conference Girls’ First Team for 2018-2019. On the strength of a seventh best 47.4 field goal shooting percentage she scored 219 points, which was fifth in the conference. Her outstanding season also featured 121 rebounds, good for sixth highest in the league.
Also earning honors were junior Mallory Keller (All-Conference Second Team) and senior Samantha Renzelmann (Honorable Mention). Renzelmann tied for second in the league with 54 assists.
The girls team, coached by Pete Schueller, Jason Keller, and Terry Jensen finished with a 6-7 record in the conference.
Big East honors were also announced for the boys, with junior Carter Gebler capping a standout season by being selected to the All-Conference Boys’ First Team. Gebler scored the third most points in the conference (248), shooting at a 60.9% clip, good for fourth in the league. He also ranked seventh in free throw shooting (79.2%) and seventh in total assists (46).
Tyler Roeder earned Second Team All-Conference, and the junior grabbed 118 rebounds during the season to finish second among all players.
Coached by Ken Roeder, Kyle Gebler, Ryan Eigenberger, and C. Thompson, the boys team soared to a 10-3 record in the conference.