Central Iowa All Star Champs

Barb McBreen
The Central Iowa All Star 8-10-year-old Little League team won the state championship over Monroe County 13-5 on July 13 at Centennial Park in Huxley. The players are from Ballard, Colo-NESCO and North Polk. Team members listed with their Little League District from left include: Vera Colvin, Ballard; Jillian Jetmund, Polk City; Jaslyn Rasmussen, Alleman, Elkhart and Sheldahl (AES); Jaci Barrick, Ballard; Rylee Schmidt, AES; Ellie Albertsen, AES; Baylor Buttz, Ballard; Zoe Wilson, Ballard; Janie Zoske, AES; Ava Fjelland, AES; Amelia Kelsick, Polk City; Reese Smithey, Polk City; and Elin Spurgeon, Polk City. Coaches in the back row from left include: Shelly Colvin, Ballard; Ben Fjelland, AES; Matt Buttz, Ballard; and Brooke Jetmund, Polk City.