2012 Spring season wrap-up & awards
Cambridge-Isanti senior Cole Bakke, the son of Tom and Cindy Bakke of Cambridge, was selected to represent the Bluejackets and the Mississippi 8 on the Northern All-Stars for the 38th annual Lions All-Star Series which will be held in Chaska June 22-23. The series will be played at the beautiful Chaska Athletic Park. Cole, a tri-captain in 2012, has pitched for the Bluejackets the past three seasons and played shortstop and second base in games when he was not on the mound.
All-Conference/ Honorable Mention
Braham Baseball: Great River MVP: Nick Hammond. All-Conference: SRS Cory Ambrose, Nick Hammond, JRS Casey Grell, Sam Stigen; Hon.Mention: SR Kevin Strelow.
Braham Softball: All-Conference: SR Bella Williams, JR Dani Braund; Hon.Mention: JR Sara Tomlinson.
Cambridge-Isanti Baseball: M-8 Offense MVP: Ryan Epsen. All-Conference: SRS Cole Bakke, Ryan Epsen, Clayton Jennissen, Ryan Miller, SO Jake Johnson.
Cambridge-Isanti Softball: All-Conference: SRS Taylor Bowker, Katie McCann.
Cambridge-Isanti Boys Tennis: All-Conference: SRS Marshall White, Sam Renier. Hon.Mention: SR Matt Olson, JR Calvin Cicha.
Cambridge-Isanti Boys Track & Field: All-Conference: SRS Trevor Galligan, Forrest Kalk, Jeremy Ham, JR Patrick Jones. Hon.Mention: SRS Jordan Kalk, Aaron Kordiak, Kyle Willette, JRS Dan Kropidlowski, Travis Holt.
Cambridge-Isanti Girls Track & Field: All-Conference: SRS Erica Young, Adelle Nelson, Emily Santiago-Holboy, JRS Kylie Baas, Paige Muehlhauser, FR Anna Nelson. Hon.Mention: Emily Moore, Michaela Pash, Britta Rud, Bree Erickson, Alex Nelson, Lily Porta, Carlynn Galeazzi.
• Bethel University sophomore Rachel Kalk from Isanti was honored with a MIAC All-Conference title. At the track and field finals hosted by Concordia College, Kalk took 1st place in the 100-meter hurdles by bettering her own school record (14.86 seconds). The Bethel women finished 8th in the MIAC.