WAYNE – A total of five Wayne High volleyball players were recognized as All-Conference.
According to a release from Mid State Conference officials, Kiara Krusemark was tabbed First Team All-Conference while Honorable Mention honorees were Reagan Backer, Kate Hill, Rubie Klausen and Sydney Redden.
Wayne High finished 15-13 on the season after WHS suffered a five-set loss to Battle Creek in the C1-7 Subdistrict Tournament. The Blue Devils finished fourth during the Mid State regular season with a 5-3 record but went 1-2 in the tournament to place sixth.
Krusemark posted a team-high 650 set assists, to go along with 279 digs (fourth) and 89 kills (fourth).
Klausen paced the team in kills with 288 while finishing with third on the team with 374 digs as Hill finished with a team-high 20 blocks (14 solo), was second on the team in kills with 279 and 196 digs (fifth).
Redden recorded a team-high 472 digs and Backer added 375 digs (second).
In the Mid State Conference Tournament Finals, #3 Pierce won a four set match over #1 Battle Creek.
The Bluejays finished with a Class C1 first round state tournament loss to #8 Kearney Catholic ending their season at 27-6. Another Mid State Conference team, #7 Norfolk Catholic suffered a first round four set loss to #2 Wisner-Pilger in the Class C2 bracket ending their season at 22-11.
Battle Creek All-Conference members were Kaitlyn Pochop and Paytyn Taake while Reagan Brummels, Lily Knull, Kenna Pochop and Mya Zohner were HM.
Boone Central All-Conference Honorable Mention were Macy Rankin, Mara Ranslem and Clarie Weidner.
Crofton All-Conference Team were Alexis Folkers and Ella Wragge while Caitlin Guenther and Jayden Jordan were HM.
GACC All-Conference Team were Sophia Hass and Isabel Hass while Taylor Timmerman was HM.
Hartington Cedar Catholic All-Conference Team was Laney Kathol while Lexi Eikhoff and Cady Uttect were HM.
Norfolk Catholic All-Conference Team were Allison Brungardt and Avery Yosten while Addison Corr and Saylor Fisher were HM.
O’Neill All-Conference Team was Wreece Liewer while Austum Hilker was HM.
Pierce All-Conference Team were Morgan Moeller, Brielle Unseld and Jaya Wachholtz while Maggie Painter and Kennedy Warneke were HM.