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6 Braves first-team All-Lakes

Thursday, July 24, 2008

Jones, Ege, Schuett unanimous picks

Five Cherokee Braves, including three unanimous picks, have earned first-team honors on the 2008 All-Lakes Conference Teams announced last week.

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Tyler Jones
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Cody Ege
Heading those selections are unanimous picks, sophomore pitcher/first baseman Cody Ege, junior catcher/pitcher Tyler Jones, and junior outfielder Kyle Schuett. Also earning first-team honors for the Braves were junior shortstop/pitcher Matt Koch, and senior utility player Kyle Ruehle, who pitches and plays second base for the Lakes Conference champions.

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Kyle Schuett
In addition, Cherokee senior Tim Jones was named to the second team as a utility player. Jones is the Braves designated hitter.

Ege posted a 7-0 Lakes Conference pitching record with a 1.20 ERA and 46 strikeouts in 41 innings. Jones batted .400, Koch .410, Shuett .440, and Ruehle .397 in conference play. Tim Jones batted .400.

Other first-team All-Lakes selections were Matt Gruhlke and Keith Fandel of Estherville-LC; Adam Hasselquist, Aaron Fisher, and Tyler Candor of Le Mars; Greg Anderson, Austin Peterson, and Chris Lensing of Spencer; Taylor Zeutenhorst of Sheldon; Ryan Wuebker of Emmetsburg; and Ethan Carlson of Spirit Lake.

Lensing, Carlson, and Candor also were unanimous first-team picks.

Cherokee won the 2008 Lakes Conference with a perfect 16-0 record and a 26-1 mark in regular season.

Le Mars was second with an 11-5 league slate and 17-13 overall mark, followed by E-LC 10-6 and 20-11, Spencer 9-7 and 12-16, Storm Lake 8-8 and 21-9, Emmetsburg 8-8 and 16-12, Sheldon 6-10 and 16-12, Hull Western Christian 3-13 and 6-21, and Spirit Lake 1-15 and 5-21.

Cherokee also won the Lakes Conference JV title with a 12-4 record and a 15-4 overall mark.

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Matt Koch
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Kyle Ruehle
Spencer's JV finished 11-2-1, Le Mars 11-3-3, HWC 8-5-1, Sheldon 8-6-2, E-LC 7-8, Storm Lake 6-6-2, Spirit Lake 6-8-2, and Emmetsburg 4-12.

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Tim Jones



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