Madison West junior forward Drake Baldwin was named the player of the year and the Regents’ Steve Libert was selected as the coach of the year when the Big Eight Conference all-conference team was announced Wednesday.
First-team forwards were Baldwin, Verona junior Brockton Baker, Sun Prairie junior Benett Halbleib and Madison Memorial junior Parker Lindauer.
First-team defensemen were Sun Prairie senior C.J. Harkins, Verona junior Jake Osiecki and Madison Memorial junior Jack Helle.
The first-team goaltender was Madison West senior Adam Buencamino.
Second-team selections included Janesville Craig/Parker junior forward Ben Coulter, Sun Prairie sophomore forward Kaden Brunson, Sun Prairie junior Travis Kernen, Verona junior forward Mason McCormick, Middleton junior defenseman Bo Bergenthal, Madison West senior defenseman Dean Fuhrmann, Beloit Memorial defenseman Kyle Hanaman and Sun Prairie junior goaltender Owen Leatherberry.
Honorable-mention choices included Beloit senior forward Casper Clark, Verona sophomore forward Mack Keryluk, Madison Memorial sophomore forward Derek Buckalew, Madison West senior forward Colin Pulkrabek, Janesville senior defenseman Nick Sitter, Madison Memorial senior defenseman Nick Statz, Madison Memorial senior defenseman Jackson Welsh, Madison Memorial sophomore goaltender Wes Turner and Middleton junior goaltender Cole Garver.