Hunter Christiansen

Seven area baseball players named to IHSBCA all-state team

Seven area prep baseball players were recently honored by being selected to the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association all-state team. Two players from Storm Lake were named to the second team in Class 3A as seniors Ben Raveling and Mark Eddie were chosen at catcher and utility, respectively. Alta-Aurelia senior Trey Engelmann and Sioux Central junior Gibson Olson were […]

THE TIMES 2020-21 BOYS ATHLETES OF THE YEAR

Area schools’ top athletes recognized for all-around performance

It was another banner year for boys sports in the area during the 2020-21 school year, both team-wise and individually. Storm Lake won its first Lakes Conference baseball championship in 16 years en route to a memorable 27-win season. Newell-Fonda won the Twin Lakes Conference baseball title for the first time in school history and captured a league crown for […]

Mustang players make 1A all-district team

Six players from Newell-Fonda were recognized by the Iowa Baseball Coaches Association by being selected to their all-district team. Four players were chosen to the first team — Hunter Christiansen at catcher, Gabe Sievers at third base, Ryan Greenfield in the outfield and Hogan Henrich at utility. Mason Dicks was a second team pick at shortstop, as was Trey Jungers […]