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2018 all-tournament teams unveiled

By Paul Patane, SportsEngine, 03/20/18, 11:45AM CDT

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See which players were honored after this year's state tourney.

Kelsey Peschel (right) and Maesyn Thiesen (left) in their section final on March 9. They were named two of the Mainstreeters' three all-tournament selections after beating Roseau to win the Class 2A state championship. Photo by Jeff Lawler, SportsEngine

Kelsey Peschel (right) and Maesyn Thiesen (left) in their section final on March 9. They were named two of the Mainstreeters' three all-tournament selections after beating Roseau to win the Class 2A state championship. Photo by Jeff Lawler, SportsEngine

Sauk Centre and Roseau led the way in Class 2A all-tournament selections, with the Mainstreeters and Rams each having three honorees after their state championship duel.

In a rematch of last year's Class 2A state title game, the Mainstreeters exacted revenge, defeating the Rams 63-52 to cap a perfect 33-0 season.

In the state championship victory, Sauk Centre's Kelsey and Tori Peschel scored 18 points apiece. Kelsey was a perfect 4-for-4 from the free-throw line and Tori contributed 15 rebounds. Maesyn Thiesen added 17 points.

Sauk Centre's all-tourney trio scored 152 points total in the state tournament, including 21 three-pointers.

Roseau's Kacie and Katie Borowitz combined for 25 points in the title game, while Kacie led the Rams with 12 rebounds. Teammate and fellow all-tourney selection Victoria Johnson added 8 points in the Rams' loss.

Throughout the Rams' tournament, Kacie did the heavy lifting, scoring a staggering 70 points total. The Borowitz duo combined for 37 of 43 free throws made.

Scroll through the tables below to see who else was selected to this year's all-tournament teams.

Class 2A

Player Position School
Kaylee Kirk Guard Tracy-Milroy-Balaton
Jaclyn Jarnot Forward Maranatha Christian Academy
Bren Fox Center Norwood-Young America
Abby Mackenthun Guard Norwood-Young Amerca
Katie Borowicz Guard Roseau
Kacie Borowicz Guard Roseau
Victoria Johnson Forward Roseau
Kelsey Peschel Guard Sauk Centre
Tori Peschel Guard Sauk Centre
Maesyn Thiesen Guard Sauk Centre

Class 3A

Name Position School
Destinee Oberg Forward Holy Angels
Cayle Hovland Guard Willmar
Heaven Hamling Guard Grand Rapids
Hannah DeMars Forward Grand Rapids
Annika Hoff Center Northfield
Grace Touchette Guard Northfield
Rachel Kelly Center Northfield
Aja Wheeler Guard Robbinsdale Cooper
Kierra Wheeler Forward Robbinsdale Cooper
Andrea Tribble Guard Robbinsdale Cooper

Class 4A

Name Position School
Frannie Hottinger Forward Cretin-Derham Hall
Jayda Johnston Forward Roseville
Lauren Jensen Guard Lakeville North
Ke James Center Lakeville North
Paige Bueckers Guard Hopkins
Dlayla Chakolis Guard Hopkins
Raena Suggs Guard Hopkins
Megan Walstad Forward Eastview
Mariah Alipate Forward Eastview
Andrea Abrams Forward Eastview

Class 1A

Name Position School
Kora Kritzberger Forward Ada-Borup/Norman County West
Mary Burke Forward Mountain Iron-Buhl
Lydia Sussner Center Minneota
Abby Hennen Guard Minneota
Madi Heiderscheidt Guard Sleepy Eye
Sarah Ibarra Guard Sleepy Eye
Brianna Polesky Guard Sleepy Eye
Olivia Christianson Forward Lyle/Pacelli
Kristi Fett Guard Lyle/Pacelli
Brooke Walter Guard Lyle/Pacelli

Presented by the Minnesota State High School League and Wells Fargo, the all-tournament teams were selected by a panel of coaches attending the state tournament.

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