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Neighbors Growing Together | Nov 22, 2017

Johnson, Glaha make Class 4A All-State teams

Mettler, Loyd and Mathews named to honorable mention list in Class 1A
Jul 31, 2017
MPN file photo Mt. Pleasant’s Bailey Johnson was named to the Class 4A All-State team for the second time in a row as a first-teamer.

By Andy Krutsinger, Mt. Pleasant News

 

Five area softball players were named to the all-state softball teams in 2017. The Iowa Girls’ Coaches Associaton released the list last week.

Two Panthers were named to the Class 4A teams. Senior infielder/pitcher Bailey Johnson was named to the first team for the second straight year and junior outfielder Chi Glaha was named to the second team.

Johnson had another fantastic year to close out her high school career. She hit .512, which was third best in Class 4A, and finished second in both home runs (12) and RBIs (59).

Glaha hit a cool .500, fifth best in Class 4A. She finished the year with two home runs and 30 RBIs, also stealing 27 bases on the year.

New London had two players named to the Class 1A honorable mention list. Junior catcher Breanna Mettler and freshman shortstop Layney Loyd were eached named to the team.

Mettler made her way on the list with a .320 average. She hit six home runs, which led the Tigers, and finished with 21 RBIs.

Loyd led New London with a .394 average. She hit two home runs in her freshman year and finished the season with 21 RBIs of her own, matching Mettler.

Winfield-Mt. Union catcher Hannah Mathews represented the Wolves on the Class 1A honorable mention list. She hit .329 this year to lead the team. Mathews, a senior, had 17 RBIs this year and threw out four runners on the basepaths.

The full list of All-State players can be found on the IGCA’s official website (www.iagca.org). Listed below is the list for Class 4A.

CLASS 4A FIRST TEAM: Abby Carlin (12), Ballard; Skylar Rigby (9), Ballard; Angie Gorkow (9), Benton; Dianna Slight (12), Boone; Laura Anderson (12), Boone; Mia Ruther (12), Burlington; Taylor Dubios (12), Carlisle; Brooke Kramer (12), Dallas Center-Grimes; Madisen Blackford (12), Des Moines Hoover; Brynna Bowman (12), Fairfield; Kaylee Watson (12), Fairfield; Mackenzie Hupke (10), Independence; Michaela Davis (11), Keokuk; Bailey Johnson (12), Mt. Pleasant; Alyx Witt (11), Norwalk; Amron Born (12), Norwalk; Alexis Groet (12), Oskaloosa; Emma Olejniczak (12), Perry; Johanna Diw (11), Perry; Macy Johnson (12), Winterset

CLASS 4A SECOND TEAM: Ashley Tennant (11), ADM Adel; Anna Stenberg (12), Benton; Jaicee Lyons (12), Benton; Lexie Stolen (12), Bishop Heelan; Agatha Beier (12), Carlisle; Sara Martin (12), Charles City; Abbi Kinnaird (12), Clear Creek-Amana; Riley Hall (9), Dallas Center-Grimes (9); Sarah Heilesen (10) Denison-Schleswig (10); Hannah Blackford (11), Des Moines Hoover; Ella Link (9), Epworth Western Dubuque; Ashtyn Drish (11), Fairfield; Sara Ingoldsby (12), Glenwood; Josie Shudak (11), Lewis Central; Sydney Nielsen (10), Marion; Chi Glaha (11), Mt. Pleasant; Aubrey Miller (12), Oskaloosa; Sophie Stover (11), Winterset; Danny Barker (11), Winterset; Charlotte Richards (11), Cedar Rapids Xavier.

CLASS 4A THIRD TEAM: Abbie Hlas (9), ADM; Isabell Hobbs (9), Ballard; Shelby Hulsebus (11), Benton; Ellie Cropley (11), Bishop Heelan; Lauren Calkins (11), Boone; Alyvia Dubois (10), Carlisle; Samantha Heyer (10), Charles City; Tayler Schmidt (11), Charles City; Amber Fistler (11), Dallas Center-Grimes; Alex Mohr (10), Denison-Schelsig; Abby Nolte (10), Des Moines Hoover; Jalynn Wood (10), Keokuk; Ashtyn Miller (11), Lewis Central; Rachel Anderson (9), North Scott; Ava Vande Wall (9), Oskaloosa; Merrin VanVelzen (12), Sergeant Bluff-Luton; Bri Netty (11), Waterloo East; Jaylie Reints (12), Waverly-Shell Rock; Ally Pickering (11), Winterset; Olivia Richards (10), Cedar Rapids Xavier.

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