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2014 Morning Sun Softball Teams

  • Skip Traynor - Special to the Sun Vestaburg's Shana Fisk slides under a tag by Beal City's Jenna Theisen during the final game against Beal City of the Division 4 District 110 playoffs at Breckenridge Saturday, May 31, 2014
  • Karigan Gates belted eight homers for the Wolverines in 2014.
  • Beal City's Chloe Steffke
  • Chippewa Hills coach RD Denslow
  • Clare's Mackenzie Thayer

First-team, second-team and honorable mention squad

First Team



Pitchers

Kylee Chaffin, Ithaca, So. - .398 BA, .409 OBP, 36 RBIs, 12 doubles, two triples, four home runs. 1.16 ERA, 162 IP, 132 K, 53 walks, 15-9. First team All-TVC West.

Katya Halfmann, Clare Sr. 2nd-team All-JPC, 135 IP, 1.56 ERA, 15-6, 127 K, 30 ER,

Connor Proctor, Fulton, So. 20-12, 2.51 ERA, 245 K, 96 walks, 186 innings. .393 BA, 40 hits, 7 doubles, 3 triples, 27 RBIs, 2 stolen bases, 11 runs. All-district, All-region, first-team All-CMAC.

Catcher

Karigan Gates, Vestaburg, Sr. 1st-team MSAC, All-District, All-Region, Honorable Mention All-State

.487 BA, 46 RBIs, 8 HR, 13 doubles, 5 triples, 37 R, .903 slugging

Infielders

Lauren Sabuda, SHA, Sr. - .406 BA, 43 hits, 49 runs, 12 doubles, 22 stolen bases, 26 RBIs. First-team All-MSAC, First-Team All-State.

Kendall Boone, Chippewa Hills, Jr. - .393 BA, .442 OBP, 46 hits, 10 doubles, 2 triples, 5 home runs, 49 RBIs, 28 runs. All-District, All-Region, First-team All-CSAA.

Grace Staley, Coleman, So. - .505 BA, .558 OBP, .931 FP, 51 hits, 7 doubles, 3 triples, 1 home run, 5 stolen bases, 24 RBIs, 36 runs. All-District, First-Team All-MSAC.

Sydney Sheldon, Breckenridge, Jr. 1st-team TVC West, All-District, All-Region, honorable mention D4 All-State

.400 BA, 19 RBIs, 36 R, 44 singles, 3 doubles, 17 W, 225 total bases, 6 SB, .922 fielding percentage

Outfielders

Kelsey Flaugher, Beal City, Sr. - .429 BA, .500 OBP, .534 SLG, 105 AB, 30 RBIs, 35 runs, 4 doubles, 5 triples, 2 home runs, 11 stolen bases, 16 walks. First team All-Highland, All-District, All-Region.

Molly Merilatt, Clare, So. 1st-team JPC, .407 BA, 37 hits, 22 RBIs, 5 HR

Hali Earl, Chippewa Hills, Sr. - .364 BA, .521 OBP, 32 hits, 9 doubles, 1 home run, 13 RBIs, 43 runs. All-district, Second Team All-CSAA.

Designated Player

Gabi Seida, Fulton, Sr. C - .377 BA, .981 fielding percentage, 43 hits, 4 doubles, 3 triples, 34 RBIs, 6 runs. Division 4 honorable mention All-State, All-District, All-Region, Second-Team All-CMAC

Coach

RD Denslow, Chippewa Hills Led Warriors to conference title and to district and regionals crowns. Warriors made their first-ever appearance in the D2 quarterfinals. Team went 27-8.



Second Team

Pitchers

Chloe Steffke, Beal City, Sr. 2.38 ERA, 120 1/3 IP, 81 strikeouts, 13-7, 123 hits, .947 fielding percentage. .427 BA, First Team All-Highland Conference, All-District, All-Region. Aggies won Highland Conference.

Miranda Coty, Coleman, Jr. 13-5, 2.83 ERA, 70 strikeouts.

Catcher

Brooke Rowley, Mt. Pleasant, Jr.- .385 BA, .481 OBP, .964 fielding percentage, 35 hits, 3 doubles, 23 RBIs, 6 runs. Honorable mention All-Saginaw Valley League.

Infielders

Kendall Vedrode, Alma, Jr. - .492 BA, 54 RBIs. First team All-TVC Central.

Laura Walton, Clare, Sr. 2nd-team JPC, .421 BA, 45 hits, 24 RBIs, .945 fielding

Katelyn Sherrick, Harrison, Sr. - .429 BA, 39 hits, 5 doubles, 5 triples, 2 home runs, 18 RBIs, 20 stolen bases, 35 runs. Second-Team All-JPC.

Charlie Bryant, Shepherd, Jr. - .415 BA, 49 hits, 13 doubles, 3 home runs, 38 RBIs, 20 runs. All-District, All-Region, Second-Team All-TVC Central.

Outfielders

Brooklyn Dolloff, Ithaca, So. - .389 BA, .469 OBP, .559 slugging, 40 runs, six doubles, two triples, three home runs, leadoff hitter. Great defensive center fielder. Second-team All-TVC West.

Taylor Smith, St. Louis, Sr. 1st-team TVC West, All-District, .370 BA, .466 OB%, 2 HR, 10 RBIs, 19 R, 8 assists

Chelsea Gordon, Coleman, Jr. - .370 BA, .458 OBP, .825 fielding, 34 hits, 5 doubles, 1 triple, 5 stolen bases, 22 RBIs, 31 runs. Honorable mention All-MSAC.

Designated Player

Carley Starnes, Coleman, So. .403 BA, .441 OBP, 48 hits, 12 doubles, 3 triples, 1 home run, 16 stolen bases, 21 RBIs, 42 runs. All-district, First-Team All-MSAC.

Coach

Jill Chaney, Shepherd Had Bluejays in the mix for the conference title. Team won district title and won regional semifinal 2-1 over Beaverton. Shepherd went 27-10 on the season.



Honorable Mention

Catchers

Justina Moreno, Alma, Jr.- .436 BA, 47 RBIs, 3 home runs. Honorable mention All-TVC Central.

Jordan Fox, SHA, Fr. - .311 BA, 32 hits, 22 runs, 12 RBIs. Honorable mention All-MSAC.

Bailey Reger, Clare, Sr. - 1st-Team JPC, .270 BA, 24 H, 20 RBIs, .990 fielding



Infielders

Allie Weis, Mt. Pleasant, Jr. - .344 BA, .500 OBP, 41 hits, 4 doubles, 4 triples, 9 RBIs, 41 runs. First-team All-Saginaw Valley League.

Sydney Lorenz, Beal City, So. - .358 BA, .447 OBP, 16 RBIs, two doubles, three triples, eight stolen bases, .909 fielding percentage. Missed time with injury.

Alexia Lynch, Beal City, So. - .392 BA, .507 OBP, 107 AB, 42 hits, 18 RBIs, 41 runs, 10 doubles, one triple, one home run, nine stolen bases, 21 walks, .909 fielding percentage.

Jenna Theisen, Beal City, Jr. - .356 BA, .472 OBP, 101 AB, 36 hits, 28 RBIs, 28 runs, six doubles, four triples, one home run, 18 walks, .913 OBP.

Sara Schafer, Beal City, Jr. - .313 BA, .398 OBP, 99 AB, 23 RBIs, 17 runs, eight doubles, one triple, 12 walks, .936 fielding percentage.

Sarah Miller, Montabella, Sr. - .430 BA, one home run, 17 RBIs. First team All-MSAC.

Emily Chapin, Breckenridge, Jr. 1st-team All-TVC West, All-District, All-Region

.351 BA, 17 RBI, 32 R, 30 singles, 6 doubles, 7 SB, 13 sacrifices, .974 fielding percentage

Holly Gregory, Breckenridge, Jr. 2nd-team All-TVC West,.336 BA, 23 R, 31 RBIs, 8 doubles, 12 W, 4 SB

.857 fielding percentage

Alison Willman, Breckenridge Soph. 2nd-team All-TVC West, .324 BA, 25 RBIs, 1 HR, 28 R, 5 doubles, 4 SB

.863 fielding percentage

Lindsay Winter,Clare, Sr. 2nd-team JPC, .301 BA, 31 hits, 7 RBIs, .950 fielding

Mackenzie Thayer, Clare, Jr. 2nd-team All-JPC, .339 BA, 38 hits, 44 RBIs, .905 fielding, 5 HR

Caron White, Farwell, Sr.- Honorable mention JPC, .358 BA, 3 HR, 44 hits, 27 assists

Alysha Luster, Farwell, Soph. - Honorable mention JPC, .280 BA, 2 HR, 15 RBIs, 28 hits 28 W

Jessie Theisen,Farwell, Jr. Honorable mention All-JPC, .220 BA, 5 HR, 32 RBIs, 2 grand slams, 8 SB

Maddie Moeggenborg, Shepherd, Sr.- .385 BA, 47 hits, 13 doubles, 1 triple 1 home run, 28 RBIs, 8 stolen bases, 37 runs. All-district, all-region, Second-Team TVC Central.

Rebecca Curtis, Mt. Pleasant, Fr. - .381 BA, .467 OBP, .934 FP, 37 hits, 6 doubles, 2 triples, 1 home run, 19 RBIs, 31 runs. Second team All-Saginaw Valley League.

Haley Sulla, Harrison, Sr. - .320 BA, 27 hits, 4 doubles, 1 triple, 15 RBIs, 16 stolen bases, 31 runs. Second team All-JPC.

Cassidy Tucker, Coleman, Soph. - .377 BA, .419 OBP, .891 FP, 40 hits, 4 doubles, 4 triples, 24 stolen bases, 27 RBIs, 30 runs. Honorable mention All-MSAC.

Rachel Lobert, Chippewa Hills, Fr. - .379 BA, .449 OBP, 36 hits, 7 doubles, 4 triples, 20 RBIs, 31 runs. Honorable mention All-CSAA.

Brooke Tubbs, St. Louis, Sr. 2nd-team TVC West, .315 BA, 2 HR, 5 triples, 32 RBIs, 29 R

Shana Fisk, Vestaburg, Sr.- Honorable Mention All-MSAC, .379 BA, 6 RBIs, 52 R, 28-for-28 SB

Kendra Borton, Vestaburg, Jr. 1st-team All-MSAC, .316 BA, 33 RBIs, 8 HR, 9 doubles, 3 triples, 49 R, 11 SB



Outfielders

Danielle Cullen, Harrison, Jr. - .326, 28 hits, 3 doubles, 3 triples, 1 home run, 17 RBIs, 19 runs. First team All-JPC.

Shelby Klumpp, Beal City, Sr. - .307 BA, .421 OBP, 88 AB, 13 RBIs, 20 runs, five doubles, 14 walks, .926 fielding percentage.

Sarah Ranney, Montabella, Jr. - .421 BA, one home run, 12 RBIs. Honorable mention All-MSAC.

Amber Brown,Breckenridge, Sr. - .341 BA, 19 R, 25 RBIs, 5 doubles, 5 triples, 4 steals, .921 fielding percentage

Madysen Stoneman, Breckenridge, Sr. .319 BA, 19 RBIs, 10 R, 4 doubles, 4 triples, 6 SB, .951 fielding percentage

Akisha Benavidez, Vestaburg, Jr. 1st-team MSAC, .375 BA, 14 RBIs, 4 doubles, 22 R, 15 SB

Ashley Beach, Vestaburg, Sr. All-District, .357 BA, 15 RBIs, 12 doubles, 15 R, 13 SB



Designated Players

Meggan Andrews, Ashley, Jr. Honorable mention All-MSAC, All-District, All-Region, .508 BA, 15 RBIs, 11 R, 7 doubles, 1 HR, 3 triples, .921 fielding percentage

Lexie Methner, SHA, Jr. - .371 BA, .414 OBP, 35 runs, 38 RBIs, 16 stolen bases. Honorable mention All-MSAC.

Hannah Murch, Mt. Pleasant, Jr. - .392 BA, .565 OBP, .960 FP, 31 hits, 4 doubles, one triple, one home run, 25 RBIs, 24 runs.

Laken Berthume, Coleman, Soph.- .364 BA, .466 OBP, .939 FP, 36 hits, 8 doubles, 2 home runs, 5 stolen bases, 30 RBIs, 29 runs. All-region, All-district, honorable mention All-MSAC.

Last Updated: 7/4/2014 3:50:02 PM EST

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