The Valders boys and girls cross country teams were well represented when the All-Olympian Conference teams were announced this week, with three Vikings being named to the first team.
Senior Michael Evans and sophomore Derek Doescher were named to the boys first team while Beth Evans (So.) was named to the girls for the Vikings. Also named first team All-OC was Manitowoc Lutheran junior Rachel Winter.
In total, six boys and four girls were named All-OC for Valders with Thomas Meidl (Sr.), Joseph Kinscher (Sr.), Joseph Krizek (Sr.) and Thomas Schwoerer (So.) making the boys second team. Jacqueline Wenzel (So.), Angela Brandl (Jr.) and Morgan Kelly (So.) made the girls second team.
Lutheran seniors Connor Rehbein and Phil Krahn were the lone Lancers boys to be named All-OC, making the second team.
1st team — Michael Evans, Valders, Sr., Derek Doescher, Valders, So.; Zach Schmitz, Chilton, Sr.; John Mortimer, Chilton, Sr.; Josh Morrison, Hilbert, Sr.; Greg Greif, St. Mary Central, Jr.; Zach Woelfel, Hilbert, Sr.
2nd team — Thomas Meidl, Valders, Sr.; Luke Willems, St. Mary Central, So.; Joseph Kinscher, Valders, Sr.; Joseph Krizek, Valders, Sr.; Connor Rehbein, Manitowoc Lutheran, Sr.; Phil Krahn, Manitowoc Lutheran, Sr.; Thomas Schwoerer, Valders, So.
1st team — Kristen Linzmeier, Chilton, Sr.; Rebecca Van Thiel, Brillion, So.; Beth Evans, Valders, So.; Kara Linzmeier, Chilton, Sr.; Rachel Winter, Manitowoc Lutheran, Jr.; Kayla Giese, Chilton, So.; Monica Geiser, Brillion, Jr.
2nd team — Erika Owens, Chilton, Sr.; Jacqueline Wenzel, Valders, So.; Jamie Reichwald, Chilton, So.; Leslie Franczek, Hilbert, Jr.; Angela Brandl, Valders, Jr.; Mikayla Jansen, Wrightstown, Sr.; Morgan Kelly, Valders, So.