Players earn academic honors

Several local senior basketball players have been named to the academic all-state squad by the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association.

Cody Thompson of Southridge and Tyler Haas of Northeast Dubois were both named to the first-team list; 33 boys statewide were selected to the first team. Earning honorable mention status were Courtland Betz of Jasper, Cameron Riecker of Northeast Dubois and Heritage Hills players Sam Scherry, Zach Zoglman and Andy Sickbert.

For the girls, three players from the county earned honorable mention nods: Ashley Reckelhoff and Kereston Hochgesang of Forest Park and Haley Kinder of Northeast Dubois.

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