The Ballard soccer teams combined to have seven players named all-Raccoon River Conference in 2019.


The Bombers put five players on the all-RRC girls’ soccer teams.


Freshman Morgan Catron made the girls’ first team after scoring two goals, dishing out one assist and providing tremendous all-around play for Ballard. Two more freshmen — Brooke Loewe and Meg Rietz — and senior keeper Sierra Knight landed on the second team.


Loewe led the team in goals with 17 and handed out four assists, and Rietz delivered five goals and one assist. Knight was successful on 85 percent of her saves, totaling 195.


Senior Sydney Halverson was named all-RRC honorable mention. Halverson recorded 11 goals and handed out four assists.


Freshman Ben Stocksleger and junior Dante Jones were the two Ballard players to make the all-RRC boys’ soccer teams. Stocksleger was a first-team pick and Jones was named honorable mention.


Stocksleger scored six of Ballard’s recorded 11 goals on the season. Jones was solid all around and he also scored one goal for the Bomber boys.