Athletes honored

Staff Writer
Geneseo Republic

Several Cambridge student-athletes received postseason recognition from the Dispatch and Rock Island Argus.

Tim Johnston, a senior on the Cambridge-AlWood boys baseball team, received honorable mention on the 2008 Area Boys Baseball All-Stars.

Amanda Kruger, a sophomore on the Cambridge-AlWood girls softball team, received honorable mention on the 2008 Area Girls Softball All-Stars.

Kourtnie Janson and Carli Schieferdecker, two seniors at Cambridge High School, were named to the 2008 Area Girls Track and Field All-Stars.

Brittney Briggs, also a senior, received a honorable mention. All three girls were members of the AlWood-Cambridge Track Team.

Janson tied for second in high jump at the sectional meet and placed 17th overall in high jump at the state track meet.

Schieferdecker placed second in the long jump and triple jump at the sectional meet. She broke a school record at the state track meet in the triple jump, leaping 33’.

Briggs competed in several running events throughout the year.