Dieterich's Nohren, Niemerg Gain Honors


Published on February 26 2013 10:13 am
Last Updated on February 26 2013 10:13 am
Written by Millie Lange

Dieterich High and junior high schools had a coach and player garner honors recently.

Junior high boys basketball coach Brant Nohren earned his third straight coach of the year award. Nohren was named Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Co-Coach of the Year for this season.

Nohren's seventh-grade squad finished second at the Class 1A state tournament this year.

Candace Niemerg, a 6-foot-0 senior on the girls basketball team, earned Illinois Basketball Coaches Association All-Star Third Team honors.