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Monday, February 11, 2013

Spencer senior Matthew Klemme earned a unanimous First Team selection to the 2012-13 All-Lakes Conference boys basketball team this year. He leads Spencer in scoring (16.6 ppg) and rebounding (10.3 per game). Junior Kirstin Martindale was named to the first team of the girls all-conference selection after leading the Lakes Conference in rebounding (9.5 per game) and blocks (2.3 per game).

Junior Matt Finnern received a second-team nod, as did junior Heather Williamson on the girls side. Honorable mention selections on the boys side went to senior Michael Gabhart and junior Tanner Morris, while seniors Taylor Glover and Taylor Anderson earned honorable mention for the girls.

The Spencer boys will finish its regular season tonight (Tuesday) before hosting Storm Lake in the first round on Monday, Feb. 18 in Spencer. The Lady Tigers will await the winner of Humboldt/Webster City for their regional playoff opener on Saturday, Feb. 16 in Spencer.


(* unanimous selection)

PlayerGradeHeightSchoolNotable stats (overall)
Michael DenHerder*Sr.6'5Western Christian14.9 ppg
Taylor Feenstra*Jr.6'6Western Christian11.2 ppg, 6.7 reb
Jake Irwin*Jr.5'11Le Mars14.2 ppg, 3.7 ast
Tyler BorchersSo.6'5Le Mars8.6 ppg, 5.9 reb, 2.2 blk
Matthew Klemme*Sr.6'5Spencer16.6 ppg, 10.3 reb
Ethan Kenkel*Sr.6'5Storm Lake14.3 ppg, 10.5 reb
Paul BrownSr.5'10Spirit Lake10.0 ppg, 4.9 ast
Jake JacksonSr.6'1Emmetsburg18.5 ppg, 6.4 reb, 3.9 ast, 2.6 stl


Alec HendricksonSo.6'2Spirit Lake14.5 ppg
Matt Finnern Jr.6'0Spencer13.1 ppg,
Eric WilkieSr.6'0Cherokee15.2 ppg,
Matt BurrellSr.6'2ELC10.6 ppg, 6.6 reb
Jay GrantSr. 6'3Storm Lake8.3 ppg, 5.2 reb, 2.2 stl
Kyle FopmaJr. 6'1Western Christian9.7 ppg,
Josh VanLingenFr.6'5Western Christian11.9 ppg, 5.7 reb
Kyle DolphSr.6'1Le Mars

Spencer Honorable Mention: Michael Gabhart, sr., Tanner Morris. jr.

Coach of the year: Jim Eekhoff, Western Christian


(* unanimous selection)

PlayerGradeSchoolNotable stats (overall)
KJ Veldman*Sr.Spirit Lake19.9 ppg, 6.6 reb, 4.1 stl
Brooke Wolterstorff*Sr.Western Christian13.6 ppg, 6.9 reb, 2.9 stl
Kim KroezeSr. Western Christian9.7 ppg, 3.8 ast
Alissa Pollema*Jr. Western Christian8.6 ppg, 4.8 ast, 3.3 stl
Emily Kirchner*Sr.ELC13.5 ppg, 7.2 reb, 2.9 stl
Sara HeywoodSr.ELC8.9 ppg,
Allie Sievert*Sr.ELC14.4 ppg, 7.7 reb
Kirstin MartindaleJr.Spencer11.5 ppg, 9.5 reb, 2.3 blk


Alissa ChristofferSr.Spirit Lake11.6 ppg
Megan HummelSr.Cherokee14.1 ppg
Emily PickSr.Le Mars9.8 ppg
Heather WilliamsonJr.Spencer8.2 ppg, 5.9 reb, 1.6 blk
Macy DahlSr. ELC2.2 stl
Casey SievertSr.ELC9.1 ppg
Jamie GesinkSo.Western Christian8.7 ppg
Shae DeJagerSr.Western Christian6.8 ppg, 5.0 reb

Spencer Honorable Mention: Taylor Glover, sr., Taylor Anderson, sr.

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