Area athletes among conference's best
Purdy's Ennes named Ozark 7 Player of the Year
The Ozark 7 Conference has named its best players with the release of the annual All-Conference teams.
Purdy's Desirie Ennes took home the coveted Player of the Year honor, and Lady Eagles Coach Eli Ernst was selected Coach of the Year.
Layne Skiles earned First Team accolades for Purdy, with teammates Sami House and Rion Boyd collecting Second Team honors.
Southwest landed two on the list Jaime Shrum collected a First Team nod and Breanna Learned was recognized on the Honorable Mention squad
Exeter's Mikayla Meyer earned First Team accolades for the Lady Tigers.
Wheaton landed a First Team designation in Crystal Alvarado, a Second Team recipient in Tori Goostree and an Honorable Mention nod in Jera Prewitt.
The complete all-conference team is as follows:
Player of the Year: Desirie Ennes, Purdy
Coach of the Year: Eli Ernst, Purdy
Jaime Shrum, Southwest
Layne Skiles, Purdy
Mikayla Meyer, Exeter
Twilah Carrasquillo, Verona
Crystal Alvarado, Wheaton
Sami House, Purdy
Nicole Stephenson, Verona
Morgan Hughes, McAuley Catholic
Tori Goostree, Wheaton
Rion Boyd, Purdy
Abby Schiefelbein, McAuley Catholic
Breanna Learned, Southwest
Jera Prewitt, Wheaton
Catherine Lant, Thomas Jefferson