Easton Valley players praised; Beck named Coach of the Year

The Easton Valley boys basketball players earned postseason awards, with four landing on the first team and one earning honorable mention. 

Jessen Weber, Nate Trenkamp and Kaleb Cornilsen were unanimous choices. Cornilsen and Weber earned Players of the Year, and coach Dan Beck was Coach of the Year.

First TeamSchool         Grade

Jessen Weber Easton Valley12

Nate Trenkamp Easton Valley12

Kaleb Cornilsen Easton Valley11

Carson Michels Marquette11

Caleb JargoEaston Valley12


Second Team

Matt Brinker Marquette12

Britan Martens Midland12

Iziek Soper Midland 11

Players of the Year

Kaleb Cornilsen and Jessen Weber, Easton Valley

Honorable Mention

Hunter Holdgrafer Easton Valley12

Parker Mueller Marquette12

Zain Sauer Midland  9

Coach of the Year

Dan BeckEaston Valley 

Widel and Atienza earn WaMaC East honorable mention

The 2019-20 All-WaMaC East Conference boys basketball teams were released last week. The Cardinals did not place on the first or second team, but seniors Clayton Widel and Caiden Atienza were selected to the WaMaC Recognition (honorable mention) list. 

Marion led the East with six players selected — two on the first and second teams and two on the WaMaC recognition team.

WaMaC Conference standings

Conference East

Mount Vernon 19-2          10-2

Marion 17-4            9-3

Beckman Catholic 16-5            9-3

Central DeWitt 16-5            8-4

West Delaware 6-15            4-8

Solon 7-14          2-10

Maquoketa 5-16          0-12