Loyal’s Karsyn Rueth Named to WIAC All Conference Team

–From the WIAC–

Madison –  The Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has announced its All Conference Team and one local student athlete is named to the team.

Karsyn Rueth of Loyal, who led the Greyhounds to a WIAA Division 5 State Title in her senior season, received honorable mention on the WIAC All Conference Team.

An All-Sportsmanship Team was chosen for individuals that displayed exemplary sportsmanship throughout the season. It included one member from each school.

2021 All-WIAC Women’s Basketball Team
Name, School, Year, Position, Hometown (High School)
Bailee Collins, Stevens Point, Senior, Forward, Milton, Wis. (Milton)
Maizie Deihl, Eau Claire, Senior, Guard, New Prague, Minn. (New Prague)
Maiah Domask, Platteville, Senior, Forward, Waupun, Wis. (Waupun)
Katie Essen, Eau Claire, Senior, Forward/Center, Farmington, Minn. (Rosemount)
Emma Gamoke, La Crosse, Junior, Guard, Onalaska, Wis. (Onalaska)
Aleah Grundahl, Whitewater, Sophomore, Forward, DeForest, Wis. (DeForest)
Leah Porath, Oshkosh, Senior, Guard, New London, Wis. (New London)
Jessie Ruden, Eau Claire, Sophomore, Guard, Rochester, Minn. (John Marshall)
Julia Silloway, Oshkosh, Senior, Guard, Berlin, Wis. (Berlin)
Johanna Taylor, Whitewater, Senior, Center, Wauwatosa, Wis. (East)

Honorable Mention
Nikki Arneson, Oshkosh, Senior, Forward, Mount Horeb, Wis. (Mount Horeb)
Ellie Clayton, Eau Claire, Junior, Forward, Lakeville, Minn. (Farmington)
Taylor Greenheck, Stevens Point, Senior, Guard, Sauk Prairie, Wis. (Sauk Prairie)
Tess Johnson, Stout, Freshman, Guard, Waconia, Minn. (Waconia)
Abby Kaiser, Oshkosh, Junior, Guard/Forward, Potosi, Wis. (Potosi)
Ava Kramer, La Crosse, Senior, Guard, Elk River, Minn. (Elk River)
Anna Mutch, Stout, Freshman, Guard, Apple Valley, Minn. (Apple Valley)
Macy Nilsen, River Falls, Sophomore, Guard/Forward, Edina, Minn. (Edina)
Karsyn Rueth, Oshkosh, Senior, Center, Loyal, Wis. (Loyal)
Caitlyn Tipton, Platteville, Senior, Guard, Rosendale, Wis. (Laconia)
Jenna Zeman, River Falls, Junior, Guard, Owatonna, Minn. (Owatonna)

All-Defensive Team
Katie Essen, Eau Claire, Senior, Forward/Center, Farmington, Minn. (Rosemount)
Taylor Greenheck, Stevens Point, Senior, Guard, Sauk Prairie, Wis. (Sauk Prairie)
Abby Kaiser, Oshkosh, Junior, Guard/Forward, Potosi, Wis. (Potosi)
Julia Silloway, Oshkosh, Senior, Guard, Berlin, Wis. (Berlin)
Johanna Taylor, Whitewater, Senior, Center, Wauwatosa, Wis. (East)

All-Sportsmanship Team
Alana Gilles, La Crosse, Sophomore, Forward, Lodi, Wis. (Lodi)
Maci Grade, Oshkosh, Sophomore, Forward, Brandon, Wis. (Laconia)
Brianna Leahy, Platteville, Junior, Center, Shullsburg, Wis. (Shullsburg)
Katelyn Morgan, Eau Claire, Senior, Guard, Green Bay, Wis. (Notre Dame)
Liz Oswald, Stout, Senior, Guard, Watertown, Wis. (Watertown)
Jamie Pfeifer, Stevens Point, Sophomore, Forward, Wisconsin Dells, Wis. (Wisconsin Dells)
Morgan Seitz, River Falls, Sophomore, Forward, Seymour, Wis. (Seymour)
Adriana Wood, Whitewater, Senior, Guard, Racine, Wis. (Horlick)

Player of the Year:  Leah Porath of Oshkosh
Co-Newcomers of the Year:  Kennedy Osterman of Oshkosh and Anna Mutch of Stout
Coach of the Year:  Tonja Englund of Eau Claire
Judy Kruckman Scholar-Athlete:  Maiah Domask of Platteville

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David Keech
Author: David Keech

David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]