Snider and Bevill named first teamers on All-District team

From Staff Reports

May 29, 2007 - Making it all the way to the regional finals in softball, the Martins Mill Lady Mustangs dominated the District 19A All-District team this season with 11 selections, while Yantis had six.

Martins Mill grabbed superlatives honors in four categories as Ashley Tarrant was named Most Valuable Player, while Lauren Webster was named Co-Newcomer of the Year with Union Hill's Niki Davis. Martins Mill's Haley Butler shared Co-Defensive Player of the Year honors with Fruitvale's Whitney Whitaker. The Lady Mustangs also received Coach of the Year as Don Tarrant received the honor.

For the Yantis Lady Owls, the team came away with six selections as Jayna Bevill and Jamie Snider were tabbed as First Team players, while Stephanie Hogg and Amanda McKinney were Second Team honorees. On the Honorable Mention list were Izzy Reyna and Marissa Lennon.

Fruitvale's Brittainy Hodges was named Offensive Player of the Year, while Union Hill's Bridgette Johnson was named Utility Player of the Year.

Martins Mill, the district champion, lost to McLeod, 2-0, last Wednesday night in a one-game playoff.

Below is the list of the All-District Team:

MVP - Ashley Tarrant, Martins Mill

Co-Newcomer of the Year - Niki Davis, Union Hill; Lauren Webster, Martins Mill

Offensive MVP - Brittiany Hodges, Fruitvale

Co-Defensive MVP - Haley Butler, Martins Mill; Whitney Whitaker, Fruitvale

Utility Player - Bridgette Johnson, Union Hill

Coach of the Year - Don Tarrant, Martins Mill

First Team

Yantis - Jayna Bevill, Jamie Snider.

Union Hill - Megan Anderson, Amanda Green.

Martins Mill - Alyssa Smith, Brittney Perkins, Kayln McCullough.

Fruitvale - Ayla Adams, Ember Crocker, Brooke Yates.

Second Team

Martins Mill - Emily Wharton, Kaylee Hillhouse, Molly Hankins.

Yantis - Stephanie Hogg, Amanda McKinney.

Union Hill - Alyssa Jones, Robin Bell.

Fruitvale - Laura Hagood.

Honorable Mention

Martins Mill - Kaci Roberts.

Yantis - Izzy Reyna, Marissa Lennon.

Union Hill - Anna Medina, Kellie Smallwood.

Fruitvale - Chelsea Goode, Courtney Spybuck.

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