All District, All Academic
By Chris & Laurie Mueller
All District 4-2A
The DeQuincy Lady Tigers was well represented on the District 4-2A softball team. First team honors went to senior pitcher Jaylee Googe, with an 11-10 record, senior catcher Grace Pierce, who batted .383, senior first baseman Darci Bonin, with a .471 batting average, junior outfielder Lindsay Blanks, with a .281 average, and freshman Jaila Parker, who batted .414.
Named to the second team were junior pitcher Madison Dykes, senior second baseman Haleigh Lanclos, sophomore third baseman Brenan Marcantel, junior outfielder Hannah Turnage, and sophomore utility player Ashlan Marcantel.
All District 4-3A
Several South Beauregard Lady Golden Knight softball players were named to the All District softball team.
First team honors went to 8th grade pitcher Jaclyn Deason, who had a 3.91 ERA, senior outfielder Allie Parker, who had a district batting average of .667, and senior utility player Alyssa Dickey, who batted .361.
Second team honors went to senior second baseman Kelsey Buxton, sophomore outfielder Taylor Moses, junior utility player Alysse LeBleu and sophomore utility player Madison Moses.
Several area softball players were named to the LHSAA All Academic Class softball teams. To receive this honor, senior athletes must maintain a 3.5 or higher GPA.
Representing South Beauregard on the Class 3A team are Kelsey Buxton with a 4.0 GPA and Brooke Fontenot with a 4.0, and Allie Parker with a 3.7 GPA.
Representing Starks on the Class C team are Wendy Gillet and Destiny Grimshaw, both with a 3.95 GPA.
These athletes are to be commended for their efforts on the field and in the classroom.