Alesch Named To All District Team
GRAETTINGER?- A?member of the Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire Titans has earned recognition on the 2018 Northwest Iowa Class 1A All District Basketball Team. Toni Alesch, the daughter of Wade and Dawn Alesch, was selected to the elite squad by a panel of member coaches of the Iowa Girls Basketball Coaches Association.
Alesch, a Junior for GT/RA’s Titans, led the Titans offensively during the recently completed season, as she scored a total of 370 points. In 25 games, Alesch attempted 233 field goals from two-point range and connected on 126 of those shots for 252 points and 54.1 percent accuracy. Outside the arc, Alesch attemted 66 shots and made 22 to tally 66 points for 33.3 percent shooting. Going to the charity stripe, Alesch maded 85 shots and connected on 52 for 61.2 percent accuracy, for an overall average of 13.0 points per game.
Defensively, Alesch handed out 27 assists during the season and made 67 steals, while blocking 17 shots with 50 turnovers. In the paint, Alesch collected 65 offensive rebounds and 57 defensive boards to total 122 rebounds, an average of 4.9 rebounds per game.
The entire Class 1A Northwest District All District Team is as follows:
Toni Alesch Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire
Carah Drees Westwood, Sloan
Addison Hirschman Kingsley-Pierson
Abbey Jamison West Monona
Bri Jensen Kingsley-Pierson
Brooke Koele Akron-Westfield
Ella Larson Newell-Fonda
Olivia Larson Newell-Fonda
Andee Martin Westwood, Sloan
Mallory McCall West Monona
Coaches of the Year
Nicole Goodwin Kingsley-Pierson
Dick Jungers Newell-Fonda