High School Sports


Manhattan Christian shows well on District 11C all-conference, all-state teams

Posted at 11:04 AM, Mar 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-05 16:36:08-04

Class C boys basketball runner-up Manhattan Christian had two players earn all-state honors and four earn all-conference recognition.

Junior Caleb Bellach and senior Ryan Busch were named to the all-state team, and seniors Parker Dyksterhouse and Matthew Amunrud were first-team all-conference selections in District 11C. The Eagles won the district championship before placing second at the Western C divisional and State C tournaments.

Clancy Thomas of Gardiner also earned all-state recognition.

Three District 11C girls were also given all-state honors: Alex Veltkamp of Manhattan Christian, KP Hoffman of Lone Peak and Brook Russell of Gardiner.

The complete District 11C all-conference and all-state selections are below:

Boys Basketball

* Indicates all-state

First Team

Caleb Bellach, jr., Manhattan Christian*
Clancy Thomas, jr, Gardiner*
Ryan Busch, sr., Manhattan Christian*
Bryson Stermitz, sr., Gardiner
Parker Dyksterhouse, sr., Manhattan Christian
Matthew Amnunrd, sr., Manhattan Christian

Second Team

Dawson Clayton, sr., White Sulphur Springs
Sean Rehmer, jr., Gardiner
Nathan Morse, jr., West Yellowstone
Jackson Wade, sr., Lone Peak
Mac Hauck, so., West Yellowstone
Kolya Bough, jr., Lone Peak

Girls Basketball

* Indicates all-state

First Team

Alex Veltkamp, sr., Manhattan Christian*
KP Hoffman, sr., Lone Peak*
Brook Russell, sr., Gardiner*
Megan Ogle, sr., White Sulphur Springs
Jen Fairchild, sr., Shields Valley
Kelsey Heidema, jr., Manhattan Christian

Second Team

Molly Engle, jr., Shields Valley
Rebbekah Everest, so., West Yellowstone
Genna Barrett, sr., White Sulphur Springs
Jayleen Cole, sr., Lone Peak
Shelby Walls, jr., Manhattan Christian
Emma Flach, so., Lone Peak