Perry student-athletes honored for academic and athletic accomplishments

Libbie Randall - Sports

Several Bluejay baseball players were recently honored for their various accomplishments.

The Raccoon River Conference released the list of this year’s All-Conference Teams and Kaleb Olejniczak is seen on the first team. Olejniczak was also recently named to the IHSBCA Class 3A All-Southwest District first team for his success as an outfielder.

Also seen on the RRC All Conference Team are Gavin Boyer and Austin Carpenter on the second team and Aaron Lockwood among the honorable mentions.

Several athletes were also named to the RRC All-Academic list including Gavin Boyer, Kaden Boyer, Justin Stammer, Lockwood and Olejniczak. To achieve this honor, a student-athlete must meet the requirements to become a letter winner and obtain a GPA of 3.25 or higher.

The entire Bluejay Baseball team received the Iowa High School Athletic Association Distinguished Academic Team Award by obtaining a combined grade point average of 3.25 or higher.