High school hockey: Big Eight picks all-conference teams
Verona dominated in Big Eight boys hockey this past season and continues to dominate in the all-conference selections.
The state champion Wildcats have three players on the first team.
Madison Memorial junior Ty Pelton-Byce, a University of Massachusetts recruit, is the Big Eight’s Player of the Year. Pelton-Byce led the conference in scoring with 82 points and averaged 3.42 points per game.
Joining Pelton-Byce as first-team forwards are Verona’s Charlie Parker and Madison West’s Cole Paskus. Verona’s Phillipe Fromberger and Memorial’s Jack Andringa are the first-team defensemen, while Verona’s Alex Jones was voted the top goaltender.
Janesville junior Connor Perkins was a second-team forward, while teammate and junior Harry Henschler was a second-team defenseman.
Forwards: Ty Pelton-Byce, jr., Memorial; Charlie Parker, sr., Verona; Cole Paskus, sr., West.
Defensemen: Jack Andringa, soph., Memorial; Phillipe Fromberger, sr., Verona.
Goalie: Alex Jones, soph., Verona.
Forwards: Brogan Baker, jr., Verona; Riley Karns, jr., Memorial; Connor Perkins, jr., Janesville.
Defensemen: Harry Henschler, jr., Janesville; Davis Bunz, soph., Middleton.
Goalie: Henry Cutting, jr., West.
• Player of the Year—Ty Pelton-Byce, Memorial.
• Coach of the Year—Joel Marshall, Verona.
Michael MacDougall, sr., Janesville; Tyler Jensen, fr., Beloit; Griffin Epping, sr., West; Max Lentz, jr., West; Kyle Joswiak, jr., West; Jordan Carey, sr., Middleton; Patrick Whalen, sr., Beloit; Mick Messner, fr., West; Pat Stevens, sr., Verona.
verona, 14-0-0; Madison West, 12-2-0; Madison Memorial, 9-5-0; Middleton, 7-5-2; Janesville, 6-7-1; Beloit Memorial, 3-10-1; Sun Prairie, 3-11-0; Madison La Follette/East, 0-14-0.