Daily Journal All-Area Softball 2012

By NEMS Daily Journal

Kristen Devers, Kossuth
Catcher, Freshman
Batted .629, 17 HR, 51 RBI
Coach Speak: “She’s a threat every time she goes to the plate. Her numbers show that.” – Steve Lyles

Breanna Edgeworth, Smithville
Third Baseman, Junior
Batted .580, 9 HR, 42 RBI
Coach Speak: “Breanna is a great player who comes to the field to work every day. She is focused and consistent in everything that she does.” – Jeremy Duke

Arriann Henry, North Pontotoc
First Baseman, Senior
Batted .602, 21 HR, 65 RBI
Coach Speak: “You’re not going to find a better defensive first baseman. As a hitter, she had more confidence this season.” – Shane Montgomery

Taylor Hyland, Hamilton
Shortstop, Junior

Batted .491, 4 HR, 37 RBI
Coach Speak: “She’s a good all-around player who can really swing the bat.” – Lewis Earnest

Breanna Kitchens, South Pontotoc
Outfielder, Senior
Batted .527, 4 HR, 42 RBI
Coach Speak: “She was our best player the last month of the season.” – Adam Patterson

Katelyn Keith, Mooreville
Third Baseman, Senior
Batted .550, 10 HR, 34 RBI
Coach Speak: “She had a great senior year and hit the ball really well for us.” – Perry Wilburn

Jabria Pounds, Nettleton
Outfielder, Sophomore
Batted .526, 19 HR, 69 RBI
Coach Speak: “She is one of those kids who wants to be on the field. She is a gamer, a true team player.” – Dana Rhea

Courtney Roberts, Hatley
Outfielder, Junior
Batted .586, 6 HR, 21 RBI
Coach Speak: “She’s an all-around player who can do anything in the field or at the plate.” – Chris George

Brittany Seale, North Pontotoc
Shortstop, Senior
Batted .660, 17 HR, 62 RBI
Coach Speak: “She is a good opposite-field hitter and a solid infielder.” – Shane Montgomery

Stennett Smith, Corinth
Shortstop, Senior
Batted .544, 16 2B, 12 HR, 50 RBI
Coach Speak: She has the most accurate arm of any girl I’ve seen play. It’s been fun to watch her showcase her talent.” – Janna LaBarreare

All-Area On Deck
Reagan Aldridge, Tupelo
Savannah Alexander, Baldwyn
Brittany Anderson, Wheeler
Alison Atkins, Hamilton
Lauren Baldwyn, Nettleton
Mallory Beaty, New Albany
Bentley Cochran, Mooreville
CC Costilow, South Pontotoc
Kyla Ford, Smithville
Autumn Frost, East Webster
Ashtyn Hensley, Smithville
Shelby Kindt, Mantachie
Taylor Lancaster, Houston
Ashley Leach, East Union
Hannah McQuary, West Union
Haley Moore, Itawamba AHS
Allisa Patterson, Mantachie
Portia Patterson, Corinth
Shelby Stewart, Kossuth
Kaleigh Tackett, Nettleton
Jordan Waters, Baldwyn
Elizabeth Williams, Corinth
Mary Willis, Hamilton

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