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Robson named Firelands Conference Player of the Year

By Norwalk Reflector staff • Updated Mar 12, 2018 at 9:41 PM

Another accolade came Andrea Robson’s way on Monday.

The Western Reserve senior guard was selected as the Firelands Conference Player of the Year, the league announced on Monday.

With Robson helping lead the way, the Roughriders rolled through the FC portion of the schedule. The ‘Riders went 14-0 to win the title outright, winning each game by nine-plus points. Western (23-4) went on to win sectional and district championships in Division III, reaching a regional title game on Saturday vs. Ottawa-Glandorf.

During the regular season, Robson averaged averaged 11.7 points, 3.3 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 3.3 steals in 21 games. She was also the OHSBCA District 6 Player of the Year and earned OPSWA Northwest District first team honors in Div. III, which also landed her a spot on the All-Ohio third team on Monday.

Rounding out the first team included a pair of Robson’s teammates, senior Brooke Ommert and junior Cora Wyers. Also from the area, Monroeville senior Ashlyn Tommas, New London junior Gabby Ledbetter and South Central senior Sarah Oney were all on the first team.

Second team honors included Western’s Katie Hipp, Monroeville’s Amelia Dalton, New London’s Kiaya Thierry, St. Paul’s Meredith Dilger and South Central’s Maddie Albert.

In addition to Western Reserve, both Monroeville (12-11) and South Central (13-11) won sectional championships in Div. IV. In total, five of the eight teams in the FC finished with a winning record overall this season.

All-Firelands Conference girls basketball teams

First team: Andrea Robson, Western Reserve, Sr.; Brooke Ommert, Western Reserve, Sr.; Cora Wyers, Western Reserve, Jr.; Ashlyn Tommas, Monroeville, Sr.; Gabby Ledbetter, New London, Jr.; Jacqueline Baith, Crestview, Sr.; Sarah Oney, South Central, Sr.

Second team: Katie Hipp, Western Reserve, Jr.; Sarah Pelton, Mapleton, Sr.; Amelia Dalton, Monroeville, Sr.; Kiaya Thierry, New London, Fr.; Anna Stimpert, Crestview, Sr.; Meredith Dilger, St. Paul, Sr.; Maddie Albert, South Central, Sr.

Player of the Year: Andrea Robson, Western Reserve.

Coach of the Year: John Vogel, South Central.

Honorable mention: Elizabeth Logan, New London, Sr.; Kara Schafer, Monroeville, Sr.; Brookelyn Heisser, Western Reserve, Sr.; Sloan Welch, Mapleton, Jr.; Tristen Wiley, Plymouth, Jr.; Ally Burton, South Central, So.; Kenedi Goon, Crestview, Fr.; Morgan Baxter, St. Paul, Fr.

Final standings

FC Overall

x-W. Reserve 14-0 18-3

Crestview 10-4 15-7

St. Paul 9-5 13-9

South Central 9-5 12-10

Monroeville 7-7 11-10

New London 4-10 5-17

Mapleton 3-11 6-16

Plymouth 0-14 2-20

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