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Lady E-Hawks Earn All Conference Honors

By Staff | Feb 28, 2012

PAIGE NAIG Unanimous First Team

by Dan Voigt

A trio of Lady E-Hawks from Emmetsburg earned Lakes Conference All Conference honors at the conclusion of the regular roundball season. Voting on All Conference honors is conducted by the league coaches.

Emmetsburg senior Paige Naig was one of five Unanimous Selections to the Lakes Conference First Team. Naig scored 354 points in her senior season, an average of 16.1 per game to close her prep career with 1,004 total points. Naig dished out 31 assists and made seven steals with 26 blocked shots and pulled down 240 rebounds, an average of 10.9 per game.

Earning Honorable Mention recognition were seniors Kaity Degen and Faith Schmidt. Degen scored 85 points in her senior season, an average of 3.9 points per contest. Degen handed out 62 assists and made 52 steals with one blocked shot, while grabbing 53 rebounds, a 2.4 average per game.

Faith Schmidt would scored 101 points on the year, an average of 4.6 points per game. Schmidt made 53 assists and came away with 28 steals and blocked three shots. Additionally, Schmidt grabbed 124 rebounds, an average of 5.6 per game for the Lady E-Hawks.

KAITY?DEGEN Honorable Mention

The complete 2012 Lakes Conference All Conference All Conference teams are as follows:


Alyssa Johnson*, SR, 6’2” Estherville Lincoln Central

Paige Naig*, SR, 6’1″ Emmetsburg

Brooke Wolterstorff*, JR, 5’11”, Hull Western Christian

FAITH?SCHMIDT Honorable Mention

Allie Sievert*, JR, 5’11” Estherville Lincoln Central

KJ?Veldman* JR, 5’7″, Spirit Lake

Emily Kirchner, JR, 5’7″, Estherville Lincoln Central

Kim Kroeze, JR, 5’8″, Hull Western Christian

Alissa Pollema, SO, 5’6″, Hull Western Christian

*- Indicates Unanimous Selection


Cara Vale, SR, 5’9″, Spirit Lake

Ashley Williamson, SR, 6’1″, Spencer

Megan Hummel, JR, 5’7″, Cherokee

Macy Dahl, JR, 5’6″, Estherville Lincoln Central

Sara Haywood, JR, 5’6″, Estherville Lincoln Central

Carolyn Ahlers, JR, 5’10”, LeMars

Tiffany Martindale, JR, 5’10”, Spencer

Elissa Jansma, JR, 5’7″ Hull Western Christian


Kaity Degen, SR, 5’6″, Emmetsburg

Faith Schmidt, SR, 5’10” Emmetsburg


Estherville Lincoln Central 24-2

Hull Western Christian 22-3

Spirit Lake 18-6

Spencer 10-11

Emmetsburg 9-13

LeMars 9-13

Cherokee Washington 9-14

Storm Lake 0-21

TEAM SCORING AvgPts Scored Allowed

Estherville Lincoln Central56.31,465 771

Hull Western Christian69.61,7411,086

Spirit Lake53.11,2761,057

Spencer41.2 866 858

Emmetsburg40.9 907 907

LeMars41.5 9121,018

Cherokee Washington48.81,1231,245

Storm Lake20.8` 4361,285