Kennedy Cooper of Izard County and Kelsey Fry of Calico Rock repeated as All State players this season in senior girls and Marleigh Dodson of Norfork joined them this season. Cooper, Dodson, Fry, Jen King of Izard County, and Ivy McGowan of Norfork were named first team All Conference. Sam King of Izard County, Katie Hamby of Calico Rock, Taylor Madden of Mammoth Spring, Riley Scalf of Norfork, and Amanda Martin of Viola comprise the second team. Honorable Mention were Carly Otwell of Hillcrest, Harley Thomason of Izard County, Timi Killian of calico Rock, Destiny Crawford of Viola, and Erin Sherrell of Calico Rock. The All Star Nominee is Fry. Coach Tim Massey of Izard County was named the conference’s Outstanding Coach of the Year and Coach Josh layman was selected as the conference’s All Star Coach nominee. Izard County won the conference and regional titles and finished in the Elite Eight with a 36-6 record, Norfork and Calico Rock were co-conference runner-ups, and Norfork won the district title this year.
Caleb Faulkner and Coby Everett of Izard County, Logan Dickerson and Cole Whiteaker of Calico Rock, and Colten Rose of Hillcrest were named to the junior boys’ All Conference first team. Cole Wallis and Dalton Dillard of Izard County, Devon Cray of Mammoth Spring, gage Harris of Viola, and Connor Sanders of Calico Rock were named to the second team. Honorable mention were Carson Guffey of Viola, Zach Anglin of Hillcrest, Alex Mero of Mammoth Spring, Bryson Thiel of Norfork, Chris Gray of Mammoth Spring, and Cody Willard of Hillcrest. Izard County was conference and district champs and had a 25-4 season record. Calico Rock and conference and district runner-up.
Macy Dillard and Kinley Stowers of Norfork, Brianna Hocum and Lauren Mitchell of Mammoth Spring, and Laney Rider of Izard County were named to the junior girls’ All Conference first team. Molly Morgan and Mikayla Smith of Hillcrest, Terra Godwin of Mammoth Spring, Keyaira Moore of Viola, and Braidlyn Fierce of Viola were named to the second team. Honorable mention includes Mackynzie Rangel of Norfork, Stephanie Henry of Mammoth Spring, Maura Thomason of Izard County, Emma Mitchell of Calico Rock, and Sami McCandlis of Viola. Mammoth Spring won the conference and district titles this year and Norfork was conference and district runner-ups.