ASWA releases All-State Softball Team
The Alabama Sports Writers Association released their All-State Softball teams Saturday, and five girls from Marengo Academy were named to the AISA team.
Pitcher Andrea Edmonds, second baseman Chandler Stenz and outfielder Taylor Barley were named as starters. Catcher Reesa Holifield and shortstop Katie Tucker were named honorable mentions.
Marengo Academy head coach Danny Stenz was named the AISA Coach of the Year.
Below is the AISA All-State Softball team:
P – Kiley Dunagan, Clarke Prep, Sr.
P – Andrea Edmonds, Marengo Academy, So.
P – Allison Galle, Ashford Academy, Jr.
P – Chelsea Jones, Lakeside, Jr.
C – Cailah Niles, Glenwood, Jr.
1B – Paige Hill, Lowndes, Jr.
2B – Chandler Stenz, Marengo Academy, Jr.
SS –Jesi Garrett, Macon-East, Fr.
3B – Mallory McCurdy, Lowndes, Jr.
OF – Abby Smith, Macon-East, Jr.
OF – Taylor Barley, Marengo Academy, Sr.
OF – Chassiti Kimbrell, Tuscaloosa Academy, Sr.
UTL–Kaylyn Ingram, Kingwood Christian, Sr.
UTL – Devin Kennedy, Macon-East, So.
DH – Kelsey Hartley, Edgewood Academy, Sr.
DH – Kendall Veach, Morgan Academy, So.
Pitcher of the Year: Kiley Dunagan, Clarke Prep
Hitter of the Year: Kaylyn Ingram, Kingwood Christian
Player of the Year: Paige Hill, Lowndes
Coach of the Year: Danny Stenz, Marengo Academy
Pitcher: Brittany Ledbetter, Tuscaloosa Academy, So.; Macey Tucker, Glenwood, Jr.
Catcher: Jessica Gallardo, Lowndes, So.; Ressa Holifield, Marengo Academy, Sr.
First base: McKenna Gillespie, Springwood, 8th
Second base: Caity Jo Lee, Edgewood Academy, 8th
Shortstop: Katie Tucker, Marengo Academy, Sr.; Kendall Jonseoff, Kingwood Christian, Sr.; Kasey Grant, Lakeside, So.
Third base: Blair Holsembeck, Kingwood Christian, Sr.;
Outfield: Abby Ray, Lowndes, 8th; Olivia Watts, Morgan Academy, Sr.
Utility: Jesse Dunn, Bessemer Academy, Sr.; Lake Lolley, Clarke Prep, Jr.
Designated Hitter: Laken Harvey, Jackson Academy, Sr.; Mari-Beth Baker, Macon-East, So.; Elizabeth Perdue, Glenwood, So.