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La Salle-Peru athletes earn academic all-conference

Interstate Eight honors spring athletes

La Salle-Peru High School spring sports athletes were recently honored for their academic performance by being selected Academic All-Interstate Eight Conference.

The L-P girls track and field program led the way with 18 academic all-conference selections, including 2020 L-P valedictorian Ashley Heagy.

Other girls track honorees were Hannah Barrie, Francesca Eggersdorfer, Hope Eldridge, Alyssa Ernat, Jillian Fanning, Brooklyn Ficek, Emelia Hachenberger, Peyton Heagy, Emma Mertes, Ava Pagakis, Sarah Peters, Reena Stevens, Brianna Strehl, Emily Strehl, Isabella Weber and Gracie Williams.

Earning academic all-conference in boys track were Matthew Beard, Reid Currier, William Daugherty, Andrew DeMaso, Connor Fundell, Edwardo Garcia, Nolan Hamilton, Ryan Hartman, Johnathan Johnson, Keeton Cole, Cade Piscia, Matthew Robinson and Maxwell Ruppert.

Mason Mitchell, Connor Reese, Eric Rimmele, Julius Sanchez and Jack Scheri represented the baseball team, while Evin Becker, Paige Champlin, Arianna Donovan, Kaitlyn Gibson, Avary Kampwerth, Lauren Klein, Taylor Martin, Jacey Mertel, Chloe Mitchell and Lauren Phillips were honored from the softball team.

Girls soccer players selected were Arianna Alfaro, Alexandria Bruins, Caroline Covert, Andrea Cruz, Ann Marie Depenbrock, Analiyah Flores, Isabella Lambert, Anna Quesse and Lea Selquist.

Representing the boys tennis team were Joseph Barroso, Alexander Newman and Adam Sarabia.

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