The 2016 Sports Year in Review at Pella Christian stood out for many of the athletic teams, coaches, players and fans.

Listed below will be the top 23 highlights for 2016. The list easily can be debated. 

This is the list compiled by Chronicle Sports Editor Perry Bell. It is a list more for fun and a time to reflect back on the memories provided by the athletes and coaches.

A year ago, you might recall the top Sports Story of the Year at Pella Christian was the boys basketball team.

It should be noted that these are only highlights for events covered on the sports pages. For instance, cheerleading, dance and drill teams are covered by the news staff. They are not included in the top 23 sports highlights.

Highlights are mainly those associated with the high school.