CHS softball rakes in post-season awards
The Cassville Lady Wildcats softball season concluded in the Class 3 District 12 playoffs but three Black and Gold players collected post-season honors for their play.
Cassville's Raeghan Blisard received first team Big 8 softball recognition.
Jayce Fink and Callie Meek earned Honorable Mention accolades.
Monett's coach Ty Goetz was named Coach of the Year.
The entire Big 8 All-Conference team is as follows:
Pitchers: Abby Krueger, Monett; and Emmie Robertson, Lamar.
Catchers: Abby Krueger, Monett; Cassidy Beem, Lamar.
First base: Kelsey Wiseman, Monett.
Second base: Tasha Steele, Carl Junction.
Third base: Bailey Skelton, Seneca.
Shortstop: Brooke Madison, Monett; and Mirana Heath, Seneca.
Outfield: Brooke Burnside, Monett; Raeghan Blisard, Cassville; and Macy VanDorn, Seneca.
Designated Player: Kaylee Wolfinbarger, Seneca.
Utility: Payton Clouse, Seneca.
Player of the Year: Emmie Robertson, Lamar.
Pitchers: Bree Cornett, Seneca; and Sydni Beck, Carl Junction.
Catchers: Bailey Durbin, Seneca and Michaela Horn, Carl Junction.
First base: Katlyn Frazier, Carl Junction.
Second base: Courtney Cook, Seneca.
Third base: Ellie White, East Newton.
Shortstop: Bryce Boyd, Carl Junction.
Outfield: Mallory Whitman, East Newton; Ashton Ratliff, Monett; Willow Rhoades, Seneca; and Morgan Montgomery, Aurora.
Utility: Arista Pattyson, Carl Junction.
Pitchers: Taylor Mathis, East Newton; and Jayce Fink, Cassville.
Catchers: Katlin Butler, East Newton; and Paige Carr, Aurora.
First base: Maura Butler, Seneca.
Second base: Addie Mayberry, Lamar.
Third base: Olivia Fanning, Lamar.
Shortstop: Emily Brummett, East Newton; and Baylee Starmarr, Lamar.
Outfield: Ryan O'Sullivan, Lamar; Brynn Fanning, Lamar; and Katelyn Bebee, Carl Junction.
Utility: Callie Meek, Cassville.
Class 3, District 12
Pitchers: Allie Krueger and Bree Cornett, Sydni Beck.
Infield: Kelsey Wiseman, Bailey Skelton, Tasha Steele, Brooke Madison; Courtney Cook and Ellie White.
Outfield: Brooke Burnside, Reaghan Blisard and Willow Rhoades.
Catcher: Abby Krueger and Bailey Durbin.
Utility: Arista Pattyson.
Pitchers: Taylor Mathis.
Infield: Mirana Heath, Katlyn Frazier, Bryce Boyd, Paige Whitlock, Emily Brummett and Maura Butler.
Outfield: Ashton Ratliff, Mallory Whitman and Morgan Montgomery.
Catcher Michaela Horn and Katlyn Butler.