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High School Basketball Athletics Selected for Prestigious All-Academic Team

Posted: Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 at 4:51 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News - Andrew Schneider

Three local athletes were recognized for both their on and off the court performance by the Iowa Basketball Coaches Association.

Pella Christian’s Alex Huisman and Kaley Wilson, as well as Pleasantville’s Kelsee Van Haalen were all named to the All-State Academic Teams. The boys team was selected by an IBCA panel from more than 130 applicants, and had an ACT composite of 29.5, with a scoring average of 15.2 points per game, and a GPA of 3.95. The girls team had 130 applications, and those selected an a 28.8 ACT composite average and a GPA of 4.0.