By Victoria Dahlin—
North Branch girls basketball assistant coach Jerome Huselid has been named Section 7AAA 2012 Assistant Coach of the Year for the second time in six years.
Huselid was honored along with many team members during the Vikings’ season-ending awards celebration last week.
Kallie Grote and Cassedy Coleman attained All-State and All-Conference academic honors. Erin Reber also earned All-Conference Academic.
Other award winners included: North Suburban All Conference: Sarah Lekson; Honorable Mention: Grote and Haley Huset; Most Valuable Player and Best Offensive Player: Lekson; Best Defensive Player: Huset; Best Rebounder: Lekson and Annette Olson; Best Team Player: Coleman; Rookie Award: Mikayla Carlson and Courtney Selbitschka; Viking Award: Grote; Letterwinners: Coleman, Grote, Reber, Trunk, Lekson, Carlson, Olson, Huset, Selbitschka,Taylor Gazda, Jessica Merchant, Abbi Reber (mgr.) and Madison Novy (mgr.).
Captains for 2012-13 are Emily Trunk, Lekson and Olson.