Washington Evening Journal
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Chelsey Huff led Class 2A in hitting last softball season. This season she garnered quite an honor when the Southeast Iowa Super Conference picked its softball teams for all-division honors.
Huff, of Van Buren County, was picked as Player of the Year for the Super Conference South Division team, sharing the honor with fellow pitcher West Burlington/Notre Dame’s Lauren Summers. Summers (26, 1.04, 247) and Huff (14, 1.16, 165) were first and second in wins, earned run average and strikeouts. Huff was first in opponents’ batting average at .159, Summers second at .177.
Huff’s batting average of .506 was third in the South and her five home runs tied for second with Summers and teammate Ally Campbell. WB/ND’s Logan Kelley was first with 17 and first in RBI at 51. Huff was second with 36. Huff and Summers tied for second in total bases at 73. Huff was second in slugging percentage at .880. Huff had the most sacrifice flies and was second in strikeouts, fanning just four times.
Two of Huff’s teammates — Isabel Manning and Ivy Davidson — were unanimous choices for the South Division team. Manning’s .441 batting average was sixth in the South. Davidson’s was .383.
Cardinal’s Emma Becker led the South in stolen bases with 21 and teammate Alexia McClure tied for third. Both were first team picks in the South as was Nicoa McClure (fourth in ERA, third in strikeouts at 88) and Brinlee Ostrander, who was one of seven players with two errors or less.
New London’s Elly Manning made first team as a utility pick. Her batting average of .422 was ninth and opponents batting average of. .249 was fourth.
In the North, Winfield-Mount Union’s Madie Anderson was unanimous as was Emma Milder of Columbus and Highland’s Sarah Burton. Burton was second in hits at 39 and runs at 40.
Anderson was led the North in opponents batting average (. 114), ERA (0.58), wins (17), innings pitched (157), and WHIP (0.57). Burton was first in the North with 29 stolen bases and Milder third at 24.
Highland placed the battery combination of Grace Batcheller and Abbi Stransky on the first team, pitcher Jessica Kraus and outfielder Katelyn Waters. Batcheller was second in wins, third in strikeouts (105) and fourth in ERA at 2.27, behind Kraus in third at 1.71. Stransky was fourth in RBIs with 24. Waters tied for first in the North in sacrifice bunts.
Madeline Fox of Hillcrest, Jobey Malone of WMU and Lily Coil of Columbus landed on the first team for the North. Malone was sixth in the North with a batting average of .446 and Fox was 11th at .415. Coil was second in stolen bases (25), third in hits (36), slugging percentage at .705 and total bases at 55.
ALL-SOUTHEAST IOWA SUPERCONFERENCE TEAMS
Player of the Year — Kylee Sanders, sr., Louisa-Muscatine
Pitcher — *Madie Anderson, sr., Winfield-Mount Union
Pitcher — Grace Batcheller, jr., Highland
Catcher — Toni Bohlen, sr., Wapello
Catcher — Abi Stransky, so., Highland
Infield — *Sarah Burton, fr., Highland
Infield — *Makenna Hohenadel, jr., Louisa-Muscatine
Infield — Madeline Fox, sr., Hillcrest Academy
Infield — Jobey Malone, jr., Winfield-Mount Union
Infield — Serah Shafer, jr., Wapello
Outfield — *McKenzie Kissell, so., Louisa-Muscatine
Outfield — *Emma Milder, sr., Columbus
Outfield — Jersey Lessenger, so., Louisa-Muscatine
Outfield — Katelyn Waters, so., Highland
Utility — Jayde Eberhardt, jr., Mediapolis
Utility — Lili Coil, 8th, Columbus
Utility — Jessica Krauss, so., Highland
Coach of the Year — Bryan Butler, Louisa-Muscatine
Pitcher — Piper Brant, jr., Louisa-Muscatine
Pitcher — Aliyah Lolling, sr., Wapello
Catcher — Anna Anderson, so., Winfield-Mount Union
Catcher — Mallory Mashek, sr., Louisa-Muscatine
Infield — Sammy Ewart, sr., Wapello.
Infield — Payton Brun, fr., Highland
Infield — Ellen Carrow, jr., Lone Tree
Infield — Brynn Jeambey, jr., Louisa-Muscatine
Infield — Kinze Hora, jr., Highland
Outfield — Molly Miller, sr., Winfield-Mount Union
Outfield — Esther Hughes, jr., Hillcrest Academy
Outfield — JoJo Fulton, so., Columbus
Outfield — Mae Cox, sr., Louisa-Muscatine
Utility — Arlie Lorak, jr., Lone Tree
Utility — Jenna Sands, sr., Highland
Utility — Brooke Miller, so., Pekin
Columbus — Victoria Howell, so., Sara Vela, so.
Highland — Kayla Cerny, so., Mylei Smith, so.
Hillcrest Academy — Malia Yoder, 8th., Evelyn Gerber, jr.
Lone Tree — Kayleigh Rundlett, 8th., Alex Dautremont, 8th
Louisa-Muscatine — Rylee Cole, so., Emily Salek, so.
Mediapolis — Hallie Mohr, jr., Payton Anderson, so.
Pekin — Emi Zook, sr., Taylor Parmenter, sr.
Wapello — Liv Fuller, so., Quinn Veach, so.
Winfield-Mount Union — Carlee Sloan, jr., Kayreanna Sharar, so.
Players of the Year — Chelsey Huff, Van Buren County and Lauren Summers, West Burlington-Notre Dame.
Pitcher — Nicoa McClure, Cardinal.
Pitcher — Sophie Turner, Central Lee.
Pitcher — Mary Hellige, Holy Trinity.
Catcher — *Logan Kelley, West Burlington-Notre Dame.
Catcher — Halo Arrowood, Central Lee.
Catcher — Brinlee Ostrander, Cardinal.
Infield — *Reagan Engberg, West Burlington-Notre Dame.
Infield — *Isabel Manning, Van Buren County.
Infield — Lauren Krieger, West Burlington-Notre Dame.
Infield — Shanna Buford, Central Lee.
Infield — Emma Becker, Cardinal
Outfield — *Ivy Davison, Van Buren County
Outfield — Alexia McClure, Cardinal
Outfield — Haiden Molter, Danville
Outfield — Meghan Hopp, Central Lee
Utility — Lyndsey Kelley, West Burlington-Notre Dame
Utility — Carlea Beckman, Danville
Utility — Elly Manning, New London
Coach of the Year — David Oleson, West Burlington/Notre Dame
Pitcher — Ava Smith, Danville
Pitcher — Ally Cambell, Van Buren County
Pitcher — Ava Ferrell, Cardinal
Catcher — Brooke Mueller, Holy Trinity
Catcher — Brooklyn Cormier, Van Buren County
Catcher — Marah Hartrick, New London
Infield — Ashlyn McSorley, New London
Infield — Abbey Bence, West Burlington-Notre Dame
Infield — Morgan Waste, Danville
Infield — Annabell Cormier, Van Buren County
Infield — Anna Sobczak, Holy Trinity
Outfield — Kylee Logan, West Burlington-Notre Dame
Outfield — Makayla Morrison, Central Lee
Outfield — Haile Cain, Holy Trinity
Outfield — Abby Simmons, Central Lee
Utility — Caitlyn Reber, Cardinal
Utility — Callie Kracht, Van Buren County
Utility — Elise Oleson, West Burlington/Notre Dame
Utility — Kayla Box, Holy Trinity
Cardinal — Kinsey Hissem, Riley Bears
Central Lee — Macy Watkins, Carlee Pezley
Danville — Makenzie Morris, Graci Walker
Holy Trinity — Jenna DiPrima, Teagan Snaadt
New London — Claire Jones, Hailey Rohdy
Van Buren County — Cala Smith, Tessa Sayre
West Burlington/Notre Dame — Riley Richards, Isabella Blaufuss
*Denotes unanimous selection
Southeast Iowa Super Conference final standings
SOUTH DIVISION Records South Overall
1. West Burlington/Notre Dame 12-0 26-2
2. Van Buren County 9-3 22-6
3. Central Lee 8-4 16-11
4. Cardinal 7-5 17-14
5. Holy Trinity 4-8 6-16
6. Danville 2-10 9-12
7. New London 0-12 7-17
NORTH DIVISION Records North Overall
1. Louisa-Muscatine 14-1 20-9
2. Winfield-Mount Union 12-4 17-6
3. Highland 11-4 22-7
3. Wapello 11-4 17-6
5. Pekin 8-8 9-14
6. Columbus 7-8 10-16
7. Lone Tree 4-9 9-13
8. Mediapolis 2-14 2-21
9. Hillcrest 0-16 0-23