COVINGTON — The Louisiana Sports Writer’s Association Class 1A All-State baseball and softball teams were announced and they included several local players.
Archbishop Hannan senior Kimberly Nilsson (.494 avg., 38 RBI) was voted the Outstanding Player in Class 1A making the squad as a utility player.
Two other Hannan players on the softball squad were senior pitcher Maddi Shelton (21-9, 184 strikeouts) and senior first baseman Sydney Finch (.366 avg.)
Senior infielder Mike Hess (.489 avg.) was the only player chosen from Hannan for the all-state baseball squad.
Hannan’s Rhett Hickman received an Honorable Mention.
CLASS 1A HM
Izzy Arceri, Crescent City; Kent McGuire, Country Day; Mark Fontenot, Oberlin; Corey Cantrell, Merryville; Hayden Doyle, Hamilton Christian; Aaron George, Ouachita Christian; Payton Kellebrew, Hanson Memorial; Hayden Marze, Westminster Christian; Rhett Hickman, Hannan; Grant Mathews, Country Day; Erik Parker, Hamilton Christian; Zac Langer, St. Martin’s; Perry Pitre, St. Edmund; Drake Businelle, Hanson Memorial; Jacob Brown, Cedar Creek; Nick Ardoin, Merryville; Samuel Guarisco, Central Catholic; Charles Firmin, Sacred Heart-Ville Platte; Kade Tremie, Sacred Heart-Ville Platte; Tyler McCain, St. Mary’s; James Carney, St. Mary’s; Kane Fontenot, Ascension Episcopal; Jacob Harrison, Montgomery.
CLASS 1A HM
Nikkie Harbor, Block; Maura Cooper, Block; McCahla Hughes, Block; Makayla Vercher, Montgomery; Skylar Barnet, South Cameron; Summer Babin, Merryville; Abby Cook, Oak Grove; Taylor Leger, Westminster Christian; Molly Fontenot, Opelousas Catholic; Taylor Trahan, Delcambre; Kameryn Fairchild, False River Academy; Jade Fontenot, Westminster Christian; Amelia Pitre, Opelousas Catholic; Mary Terral, Cedar Creek; Taylor Sons, Houma Christian; Morgan Hardie, South Cameron; Ashley Vosburg, False River Academy; Kameryn Theriot, St. John; Taylor Lege, Westminster Christian; Caeli Comb, Westminster Christian; Jessie Brown, St. John.