All-SCAL softball teams announced


Russia senior Grace Saunders named SCAL player of the year

Staff report



Russia’s Grace Saunders throws a pitch during an SCAL game against Anna in April. Saunders, a senior, was named the SCAL player of the year.

Russia’s Grace Saunders throws a pitch during an SCAL game against Anna in April. Saunders, a senior, was named the SCAL player of the year.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

The Shelby County Athletic League announced all-SCAL teams on Tuesday. Russia senior pitcher Grace Saunders was named the league’s player of the year.

Complete teams are below.

First Team

Name, Grade, School

Grace Saunders, 12, Russia

Olivia Place, 11, Anna

Aleah Frilling, 11, Fort Loramie

Lauren Monnin, 12, Russia

Rebekah New, 12, Houston

Macey Richard, 12, Anna

Kylee Sherman, 12, Russia

Clara Gephart, 9, Fort Loramie

Connor Pipke, 12, Jackson Center

Player of the year: Grace Saunders, Russia.

Second Team

Name, Grade, School

Sarah Monnier, 12, Houston

Lexi Monnin, 12, Russia

Riley Osborn, 12, Anna

Emilee Foster, 11, Houston

Elaina Crosson, 11, Anna

Heather Eilerman, 12, Fort Loramie

Courtney Sutton, 10, Botkins

Morgan Holscher, 12, Fort Loramie

Renee Gent, 11, Fairlawn

Honorable Mention

School, Name, Grade

Anna: Carey White, 10.

Fairlawn: Skylar Jones, 11.

Fort Loramie: Abby Holthaus, 12; Macy Imwalle, 10.

Houston: Brooklyn Felver, 12; Allison Foster, 10.

Jackson Center: Bryanna Davis, 12.

Russia: Claudia Counts, 12; Shea Borchers, 11; Jenna Cordonnier, 11.

Russia’s Grace Saunders throws a pitch during an SCAL game against Anna in April. Saunders, a senior, was named the SCAL player of the year.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/05/web1_SDN040618RusSoft4-3.jpgRussia’s Grace Saunders throws a pitch during an SCAL game against Anna in April. Saunders, a senior, was named the SCAL player of the year. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News
Russia senior Grace Saunders named SCAL player of the year

Staff report