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Ashlie Yoder was named to the WHC All-Conference softball team, one of seven athletes to earn
all-conference accolades in spring sports this season. Photo by Jamie Shell

Originally published: 2013-05-29 13:01:35
Last modified: 2013-05-29 13:02:20

Vikings named to spring sports All-Conference teams

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Seven AHS athletes were named to Western Highlands All-Conference squads for the spring sports season. The following individuals were honored, with sport played in parentheses:

Shea Buchanan, Daniel Childress and Chance Watson (men's golf)

Juanita Guzman (women's soccer)

Kylie Polsgrove (women's soccer and women's track and field)*

Ashlie Yoder (softball)

Ty Polsgrove (baseball)

* also named WHC Track and Field Runner of the Year and earned 1A state 300-meter hurdles championship.

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