Adams named top boys runner in NEC

Oconto Falls’ Ben Adams is the Northeastern Conference cross country boys runner of the year, officials announced.

Adams, a junior, was also named to the NEC all-conference first team. Teammate Griffin Kopke, a junior, was named to the second team, and freshman Isaiah Holtz earned honorable mention status.

For the girls, junior Brooke Hodkiewicz was named to the first team.

Teammates Hailey Delzer, a junior, and Emma Meissner, a freshman, were named to the second team. Senior Hannah Ludemann earned honorable mention status.


Taylor Miller was named to the NEC all-conference second team for girls golf. Brynn Hodkiewicz earned honorable mention honors.


Junior Amber Otto was a unanimous choice for the NEC first team all-conference volleyball team. The outside hitter is a junior.

Named to the second team were freshman middle hitter Lucy Ripley and senior libero Kyndra Staidl.