Four Vikings earn SMAC All-West Division honors

Published 10:10 am Tuesday, April 2, 2019

NILES — The SMAC West Division was dominated by Portage Central this season.

So, it only makes sense that the Mustangs dominated the All-West Division girls basketball team, which was released recently.

Portage Central landed four of its five starters on the first team.

Niles had a trio of players earn first-team All-West Division.

Alycia Patterson, Reese Davies and Aynslee Myer were all first-team selections, while Amara Palmer was an honorable mention pick.


First team

Abby Long, Portage Central

Alycia Patterson, Niles

Maizie Brown, Portage Central

Alex Malone, St. Joseph

Natalie Foster, Mattawan

Symone King, St. Joseph

Sophie Bench, Portage Central

Annemarie Stacy, Portage


Izzy Hoffman, Mattawan

Reese Davies, Niles

Morgan Tillman, Lakeshore

Aynslee Myer, Niles

Honorable mention

Janelle Rupp, Mattawan

Amara Palmer, Niles

Emily Waning, Lakeshore

Sam Pankratz, Lakeshore