Multiple students athletes at Highland High School have been recognized for their classwork. The fall sports coaches of the Southeast Iowa Super Conference North released the names of their All-Academic team.Those members of the All-Academic list has boasted a grade point average of 3.50 or higher during their high school career, and played volleyball, swimming, cross country, were managers, or statisticians.
The Highland students who made the list include: Cheyann Adamson, Megan Arps, Sydney Black, Caleb Brase, William Burton, Brody Burton, Blake Donovan, Megan Dresselhaus, Jared Gringer, Bailey Harmston, Matthew Hoenig, Kelsey Hora, Kaylee Lerschen, Zoe Mahler, James McPherson, Chris Mellinger, Johnathan Poeschel, Aubreigh Porter, Nicolas Rath, Jacob Riggan, Alexis Rodgers, Nicholas Sandburg, Holly Schneider, Amy Schnoebelen, Kaelyn Serum, Keiffer Sexton, Emily Stewart, Cory Stewart, Alyson Stokes, Alyssa Thirtyacre, Kristine Thomann, Macey Thomann, Kiela Usher, Luke Van Schoyck, Ashlyn Weber, Morgan Welsh, Bryce West, Jake Wood, Kylie Wood.
The Highland volleyball team finished their year with an overall record of 20-12, a five win improvement from last season. The Huskies cross country season was highlighted by senior Keiffer Sexton’s fifth place finish in the Class 1A state cross country race, clocking a time of 17:00.