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River Valley junior Chelsea Copley catches a linedrive during a game in Cheshire this season. Copley was named first team all-district.
River Valley junior Chelsea Copley catches a linedrive during a game in Cheshire this season. Copley was named first team all-district.
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A total of 18 people from Gallia and Meigs counties, 17 players and one coach, received recognition by the Southeast District coaches for the 2014 softball season.

In Division IV the Eastern Lady Eagles were represented on first team by junior Grace Edwards and senior Erin Swatzel, while first year EHS coach Bryan Durst was named Coach of the Year. Amber Moodispaugh and Jourdan Griffin were both named second team all-district for the Green and Gold. Edwards also received an honorable mention spot on the All-Ohio team.

The Southern Lady Tornadoes also earned a pair of first team selections, seniors Jordan Huddleston and Baylee Hupp. SHS catcher Darien Diddle earned a second team spot, while Cierra Turley was named honorable mention.

In Division II Gallia Academy’s lone first team selection was senior pitcher Violet Pelfry, while Maggie Westfall and Kierstin Stanley were both second team selections. Blue Angels freshman Jenna Meadows was received an honorable mention spot.

In Division III River Valley was represented by junior shortstop Chelsea Copley on first team, while Ashley Gilmore, Alexis Hurt and Libby Leach were each on honorable mention.

Meigs’ lone selection was junior centerfielder Brook Andrus, who was named second team.

Players of the Year were Logan’s Nicole Beck in Division I, Logan Elm’s Mandy Grambo in Division II, Wheelersburg’s Michael Cunningham in Division III and Whiteoak’s Kiley Sosby in Division IV. Joining Durst as Coaches of the Year were Logan’s Jim Huntsberger, Logan Elm’s Jeff Dupler and Wheelersburg’s Teresa Ruby.

Division I

First Team

Nicole Beck, Sr. Logan

Shae Hutchinson, So. Marietta

Second Team

Samantha Wheeler, Sr. Marietta

Faith Freeman, Jr. Logan

Honorable Mention

Lauren Martin, Marietta; Abby Harrison, Marietta; Morgan Robinette, Logan; Mel Starlin, Logan.

Player of the Year: Nicole Beck (Logan)

Coach of the Year: Jim Huntsberger (Logan)

Division II

First Team

Mandy Grambo, Sr. Logan Elm

Tara Williams, Sr. Circleville

Gina Wright, Jr. Unioto

Kayla Riffe, Sr. Waverly

Brianna Dawes, Jr. Chillicothe

Gabby Johnson, Jr. Sheridan

Michaela Criner, So. Fairfield Union

Kacee Jenkins, Jr. Jackson

Arianna Mabra, Sr. Miami Trace

Hanna Breeden, So. Hillsboro

Morgan Conrad, Sr. Logan Elm

Violet Pelfry, Sr. Gallia Academy

Wendy Hawk, So. Washington Courthouse

Brooke Blevins, So. Unioto

Darbi Brewer, Jr. Circleville

Kendra Lynch, Sr. Warren

Kaitlin Baker, Jr. Athens

Ashley Grow, Jr. Waverly

Player of the Year: Mandy Grambo (Logan Elm)

Coach of the Year: Jeff Dupler (Logan Elm)

Second Team

Tatum Brown, Jr. New Lexington

Kylee Lynch, So. Warren

Madison Spohn, Sr. Jackson

Jamee Park, Sr. Vinton County

Mindy Blosser, Jr. Sheridan

Hailey Murdock, Sr. Warren

Hannah Ray, Jr. Chillicothe

Lexie Woodside, Jr. Fairfield Union

Tabi Pontious, Fr. Logan Elm

Clarrissa Dillon, Sr. New Lexington

Bailey Kemp, Fr. Circleville

Ashley Burton, Jr. Waverly

Kierstin Stanley, Sr. Gallia Academy

Maggie Westfall, Sr. Gallia Academy

Kerstin Thornburgh, So. Hillsboro

Rhianna Lucas, Fr. Logan Elm

Kate Jude, So. Washington Courthouse

Jensen Oberholzer, Sr. Jackson

Honorable Mention

Tasha Fox, Miami Trace; Tessa Grooms, Miami Trace; Alexis Schwartz, Miami Trace; Rainbow Ratliff, New Lexington; Telar Alfman, New Lexington; Amanda Drumm, Fairfield Union; Abby Blake, Fairfield Union; Arri Schetter, Warren; Amanda Plaisted, Sheridan; Whitney Bobo, Sheridan; Mikala Perry, Athens; Olivia Harris, Athens; Olivia Hoon, Athens; Jenna Meadows, Gallia Academy; Madison Snyder, Hillsboro; Maki Williams, Waverly; Whitney Wills, Jackson; AJ Knul, Circleville; Sara Owings, Vinton County; Madison Womeldorf, Vinton County; Cayla Allen, Vinton County.

Division III

First Team

Michael Cunningham, So. Wheelersburg

Morgan Geno, Jr. Zane Trace

Chelsea McManaway, Sr. Wellston

Kayla Koch, Sr. Valley

Gina Rosshirt, Sr. Westfall

Kelsey Conley, Sr. Minford

Alayna Lytle, Jr. Huntington

Kendall Meeks, So. Alexander

Taylor Dempsey, Jr. Wheelersburg

Alex Rideout, Sr. West

Mikayla Purdy, Jr. Eastern Brown

Sami Nixon, Sr. Rock Hill

Mary Pica, Fr. Minford

Kayla Tackett, Sr. Westfall

Lindsay Ward, Sr. Valley

Chelsea Copley, Jr. River Valley

Brittany Johnston, Jr. Wellston

Kaitlyn Brown, Sr. South Point

Aley Carmon, Fr. Ironton

Lexy Cooper, So. Southeastern

Adrien Dunn, Jr. Piketon

Ellen Hinshaw, Jr. Fairland

Player of the Year: Michael Cunningham (Wheelersburg)

Coach of the Year: Teresa Ruby (Wheelersburg)

Second Team

Kelsey Huff, So. Chesapeake

Montana Fry, Jr. Zane Trace

Kelci Grove, Sr. Coal Grove

Alias Kelley, So. Nelsonville-York

Abby Hall, So. Northwest

Madyson Creighton, Jr. Lynchburg Clay

Hanna Howery So. Alexander

Brooke Hanshaw, Sr. Rock Hill

Hannah Cremeans, Sr. West

Caitlyn Lovett, Sr. Greenfield McClain

Haley Rawlins, So. South Point

Hailee Barbarits, Sr. Wheelersburg

D’Lani Swackhammer, So. Zane Trace

Katy Unger, Sr. Greenfield McCain

Regan Stonecock, So. Westfall

Brook Andrus, Jr. Meigs

Keely Thomas, Jr. Crooksville

Sania Irvin, Sr. Huntington

Kacy Zimmerman, Sr. Piketon

Bri Elkins, Fr. Belpre

Bethany Conley, Sr. Valley

Laiken Salyers, So. Wheelersburg

Honorable Mention

Sydney Compston, Wellston; Abby Scott, Wellston; Shoshannah Phillips, Nelsonville-York; Kayla Swann, Oak Hill; Adrianna Bryant, Oak Hill; Shelby Stapleton, Oak Hill; Kasey Bogges, Oak Hill; Tori Hatfield, Northwest; Rebecca Boyd, Northwest; Taylor Cantrell, Northwest; Savannah Newman, Eastern Brown; MicKenzie Scott, Eastern Brown; Hannah Dotson, Eastern Brown; Bobbie Jo Howard, Portsmouth West; Megan Shupert, Portsmouth West; Jordyn Pennington, Minford; Abby Fuhrman, Minford; Abby Wishlar, South Point; Hannah Carey, South Point; Cass Williams, Westfall; Breanna Skeens, Chesapeake; Melanie Noble, Chesapeake; Libby Leach, River Valley; Ashley Gilmore, River Valley; Alexis Hurt, River Valley; Laken White, Ironton; Ariel Whitt, Ironton; Breanna Klaiber, Ironton; Rikki Magiu, Huntington; Jessica Carroll, Huntington; Elizabeth Hatfield, Southeastern; Taylor Brown, Southeastern; Kaitlyn Unger, Zane Trace; Hannah Binkley, Lynchburg-Clay; Hayle McConnayhey, Lynchburg-Clay; Kelsey Pratt, Belpre; Kaylee Dye, Belpre; Morgan Sites, Coal Grove; Kaitlyn Murphy, Coal Grove; Brittany Webb, Coal Grove; Caitlin Stone, Fairland; Chandler Fulks, Fairland; Mckenzie Riley, Fairland; Kaci Russell, Rock Hill; Sarah Thompson, Greenfield McClain; Allison Willett, Greenfield McClain; Nicole Hudnall, Alexander; MJ Daugherty, Alexander; Morgan Merritt, Piketon; Cheyenne Pack, Piketon.

Division IV

First Team

Kiley Sosby, Jr. Whiteoak

Kaitlyn Payne, So. Symmes Valley

Shelby Smithson, Sr. Fairfield

Jessica Moore, Sr. Clay

Grace Edwards, Jr. Eastern

Erin Riley, Sr. Paint Valley

Ariel Loop, Sr. East

Liz Jackson, Sr. Western Latham

Mikayla Newland, Fr. Paint Valley

Jordan Huddleston, Sr. Southern

Hannah Maynard, Sr. Symmes Valley

Laura Hill, Sr. Waterford

Katie Stevenson, Sr. Notre Dame

Jade Spriggs, So. North Adams

Erin Swatzel, Sr. Eastern

Halie Chain, Sr. Fairfield

Morgan Johnson, So. Manchester

Baylee Hupp, Sr. Southern

District Player of the Year: Kiley Sosby (Whiteoak)

Coach of the Year: Bryan Durst (Eastern)

Second Team

Micha Lewis, Sr. Green

Madi Phillips, Sr. Notre Dame

Danielle Cline, Jr. Clay

Arica Melson, Jr. Fairfield

Aubrey McFarland, Fr. Peebles

Mikaylah Meadows, Fr. South Webster

Brooklyn Meadows, Sr. East

Brooke Pierron, Jr. Notre Dame

Cierra Heiss, Sr. Waterford

Tiara Hatfield, So. Symmes Valley

Amber Moodispaugh, Sr. Eastern

Jourdan Griffin, Jr. Eastern

Ariel Porter, Jr. Ironton St. Joe

Erin Brewster, So. Western

Tori Harr, Sr. Notre Dame

Darien Diddle, Sr. Southern

Kaitlin Evans, Jr. Fairfield

Cheyanne Lightfoot, Sr. Paint Valley

Honorable Mention

Halee Leeth, Western; CC Shanks, Western; Brett Himes, Manchester; Brook Henley, Manchester; Kari Foster, Manchester; Shay Brown, East; Katie Roach, Ironton St. Joe; Julie Lockhart, East; Haleigh Buckler, South Webster; Kaelyn Hornikel, South Webster; Haylie Musser, South Webster; Jayde Parr, Whiteoak; Jessica Sowards, Peebles; Karly Boerger, North Adams; Alana Heiss, Waterford; Lakin Tolson, Waterford; Cierra Turley, Southern; Alisha Shepherd, Clay; Rachel Cooper, Clay; Seirra Ross, Symmes Valley.

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