The 2009 Baseball All-Conference teams for the Northwest Conference were released recently, and the honor teams were dominated by players from the conference's top teams, including state tournament participant Alta. Pitcher Austin Stille, catcher Schuyler Radke, infielder Jeremy Lambert and Outfielder Jack Mills are represented the Cyclones on the First Team, and three more Cyclones - pitcher Ryan Friederich, infielder Andrew Allerdings and outfielder Ben Stevens - were named to the second team. Alta's Mike Huseman and Jake Syndergaard received honorable mention.Sioux Central and Laurens-Marathon each had three first teamers and two players named to the second team,
Aurelia struggled through a winless season, but the Bulldogs' Jason Glienke was named to the second team as an infielder and freshman outfielder Evan Laursen received honorable mention as a ffreshman. Another Aurelia resident, Aaron Krier, plays for Storm Lake St. Mary's, and was named to the first team this year as a utility player. Krier is just an 8th grader.