THE TIMES 2016-17 BOYS ATHLETES OF THE YEAR

Area schools’ top athletes recognized for all-around performance

It was another banner year for boys sports in the area in 2016-17 — both team-wise and individually.

The highlight had historical significance as Storm Lake qualified for the state football playoffs for the first time in school history. The Tornadoes went 9-0 during the regular season, setting a record for single-season wins and placed a record 10 players on the all-district team.

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