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Local athletes selected for Lions All-Star game

Article by Ian Grande

Mackenzie Sparby of Watford City was named to the North Dakota Lions All-Star Class B team. Brianna Honrud (Powers Lake) and Marissa Veach (Ray) were both selected as alternates for the Class B team.

Sparby was name the Senior Athlete of the Year in Region 8 this season.


Mackenzie Sparby (Photo by Ian Grande)

Honrud eclipsed the 2,000 point mark in her final career game at the Region 8 Tournament. 

Marissa Veach was selected as the District 16 Senior Athlete of the Year in Volleyball and Basketball.

Drew Pearson (Des Lacs-Burlington), Hunter Rodin (Kenmare), and Deyondre Simpson (Parshall) were all tabbed as alternates for the Class B boys team.


Hunter Rodin (Photo by Ian Grande)


Deyondre Simpson (Photo by Ian Grande)

Rodin and Simpson were Co-Senior Athletes of the Year in Region 8.

Former Stanley Blue Jay Reece Hoherz (Beulah) was also named to the Class B boys team as an alternate.

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The Lions all-star games feature the top seniors from Class A vs. the top seniors from Class B. The games will take place on July 10th in Fargo and July 11th in Bismarck.

*Ian Grande is the Editor of the Stanley Gazette. If you have any comments or concerns please email StanleyGazette@gmail.com



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