Six Trojans named MCAA all-league


HHSsbRegJenP5130010.jpg Six members of the Hillsboro High School softball team and two Marion Warriors received all-league recognition from the coaches of Mid-Central Activities Association.

For Hillsboro (14-8), seniors Suzy Lindsay, outfielder, and Jenesa Klose, pitcher, were both selected for the first team. Lindsay?s batting average of .463 was second highest for the Trojans, and her number of hits (19) tied her with Klose for second highest.

Two Trojans seniors were selected for the second team. Jessica Klose, catcher, was second on the team in runs batted in (17). Amanda Bina was selected for shortstop. She led the Trojans with 41 hits, 24 RBI and a batting average of .526.

Two other Trojans received honorable mention: senior Steph Abbott (.313 batting average) at third, and sophomore Briana Loewen (23 hits and .315 batting average) as a utility player.

For the Marion Warriors, freshman Shelby Percell at third and senior Kristin Waner as utility player received honorable mention.


2008 MCAA all-league softball

First team

Catcher: Danielle Beguelin, Nickerson.

Designated hitter: Ellie Moulds, Hesston.

First base: Jordan Nettleingham, Hoisington.

Outfield: Kari Johnson, Haven; Morgan Lowery, Hesston; Suzy Lindsay, Hillsboro.

Pitchers: Erin Schmidt, Haven; Jenesa Klose, Hillsboro; Elise Beguelin, Nickerson.

Second base: Lindsay Doyle, Haven.

Shortstop: Stephanie Drake, Halstead.

Third baseman: Alexandria Rupp, Hesston.

Utility player: Noelle Nordstedt, Haven.

Second team

Catcher: Jessica Klose, Hillsboro.

Designated hitter: Rachel Phillips, Halstead.

First base: Jennifer Lecklider, Lyons.

Outfield: Arielle Borecky, Nickerson; Kirsten Hansen, Smoky Valley; Jamie Gellerman, Sterling.

Pitchers: Christa Henning, Halstead; Taylor Lowery, Hesston; LaChelle Bell, Sterling.

Second base: Mariah Rodriguez, Nickerson.

Shortstop: Amanda Bina, Hillsboro.

Third base: Nycole Owen, Nickerson.

Utility player: Ashli Bell, Sterling.

Honorable mention

Catcher: Elly Johnson, Smoky Valley.

Designated hitter: Mackenzie Allen, Haven; Becky Johnson, Smoky Valley.

First base: Brandy Mader, Nickerson.

Outfield: Ashley Claussen, Lyons; Kalee McGee, Halstead; Kirsten Sooter, Halstead; Abbie Schremmer, Hoisington; Nicole Chronister, Nickerson.

Pitchers: Jordan Sherwood, Smoky Valley.

Second base: Coral Boyd, Smoky Valley.

Shortstop: Paula Stucky, Haven; Krystene Johnson, Hesston; Alyssa Bell, Sterling; Emma Horton, Wichita Collegiate

Third base: Shelby Percell, Marion; Betsy Blanks, Smoky Valley, Steph Abbott, Hillsboro.

Utility player: Kelly Buckman, Lyons; Briana Loewen, Hillsboro; Kristin Waner, Marion.


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