Archive for Thursday, March 26, 2009

Sports briefs

March 26, 2009

Three Wildcat boys named to all-league basketball team

Three De Soto Wildcats have been named to the all-league basketball team.

Senior Jamel Townsend made first team, senior Brendon Hudson made second team and freshman Mason Wedel was honorable mention.

One Wildcat girl named to all-league basketball team

De Soto sophomore guard Shelbi Petty has been named to the all-league honorable mention squad.

Eighth-grader wins tumbling championship

Kori Henderson, eighth-grader at Lexington Trails Middle School, won her third consecutive Mid-American Tumbling Society Tumbler of the Year award.

During the championships on March 8, she took home three first-place finishes and one second-place finish. Henderson competed in two power tumbling compulsory routines, one advanced limber routine and the advanced optional routine.

Henderson competes for the Valley View Dance Studio in Overland Park and is coached by Sharon Adams.


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