Braves' Nichols Named IGCA 3A First Team All-State, Royals' Harpenau IGCA 1A Second Team All-State

15 Mar

The Iowa Girls Coaches Association In Class released its 2019-20 season all-state teams with a pair of area performers making the grade.

NicholsJunior JeMae Nichols of Cherokee was named one of the eight members of the Class 3A First Team. 

Nichols finished her junior season going over 1,000 points for her career, currently sitting eighth on the ll-time list with 1,042 points. Nichols averaged 19.4 points per game her junior season and 7.5 rebounds. Cherokee finished the year with a 17-6 record.

Sophomore Taylor Harpenau of MMCRU was named one of the eight members of the Class 1A Seconf Team.

Harpenau finished her sophomore season as the Royals leading scorer (15.9), Assists (78), steals (71) and averaged 3.8 rebounds per game for a MMCRU team that finished the 2019-20 season with a 21-1 record. Harpenau at some point during her junior season should go over 1,000 for her career as she currently sets with 700 going into the 2020-21 season as a junior.

For a complete listing of all classes see link:


Sara Faber, Clear Lake | Senior

Ellie Foster, Dike-New Hartford | Senior

Sharon Goodman, Crestwood | Senior

Jaedon Murphy, North Polk | Senior

JeMae Nichols, Cherokee | Junior

Maggie Phipps, North Polk | Junior

Ella Skinner, Sioux City Heelan | Senior

Kallyn Stumbo, Okoboji | Senior


Hali Anderson, Saint Ansgar | Junior

Jensen Archibald, Martensdale-St. Marys | Senior

Macy Emgarten, Exira-EHK | Sophomore

Hannah Erickson, Central Elkader | Senior

Taylor Harpenau, MMCRU | Sophomore

Molly Joyce, Algona Garrigan | Freshman

Miranda Peters, Bellevue Marquette | Senior

Lauren Wilson, Springville | Sophomore

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