West Central Area sophomore guard Lexi Bright has been named the MVP of the Pheasant Conference and headlines the All-Conference team. Hancock Head Coach Tony Thielke was selected as Coach of the Year. West Central Area won the conference title with an 11-1 record and the Owls were runners-up at 10-2. Each team had 22 total wins on the season.
The West Central Area boys’ basketball team finished the season with 27 wins and just two losses. They were Pheasant Conference champions with a perfect 12-0 record and were Section 6A runners-up. In recognition of their outstanding season Kraig Hunter was named the Pheasant Conference Coach of the Year and senior forward Jack VanKempen earned MVP honors.
The defending State Champion Henning Hornets won the Section 6A title again with a 57-45 win over the West Central Area Knights at Concordia College on Thursday.