GWINN - Jessica Spencer of Ishpeming High School was difficult to defend all season long.
Mid-Peninsula girls basketball coaches acknowledged that fact by naming her the conference's Player of the Year at a meeting Tuesday in Gwinn.
Spencer notched 171 points in M-PC action during the regular season for a 15.5 average - both league highs. She also hauled down 81 rebounds for a 7.4 norm.
Ishpeming High School junior Jessica Spencer (34) brings the ball up the floor as L’Anse High School senior Madi Swanson (4) covers her Monday, Jan. 13 at the IHS Gymnasium in Ispheming. Spencer was voted the Mid-Peninsula Conference Player of the Year this week. (Journal file photo by Amy Treloar)
The M-PC all-conference list follows:
First Team - Senior Elizabeth Dauphinais-VanBuren and senior Caitlin Hewitt, Westwood; junior Ellie Olsen, Gwinn; freshman Aleda Johnson and senior Rosalie Anderson, Negaunee.
Second Team - Senior Gabby Croley and junior Kaylie Engler, Ishpeming; freshman Jordan Kraemer and senior Rachel Conery, Norway; sophomore Tori Lauren, Gwinn.
Honorable mention - Junior Alyssa Khor and junior Alena Herman, Iron Mountain; junior Jordyn Hutchens, Gwinn; sophomore Courtney Finnila, Negaunee; senior Leah Cook, Manistique.
All-Defensive Team - Hewitt; senior Katie Aho, Gwinn; Finnila; junior Tammy Simula, Ishpeming; Kraemer.