Lady Mustangs earn district honors


Members of the Madisonville Lady Mustangs softball team garnered a number of all-district awards for their performances during the 2019 season.

Emilie Blakley was named the district’s Co-Pitcher of the Year while Kendall Creighton was also a First Team Pitcher. Also earning First Team honors were Grace Williamson for first base, Martia Tyler for outfield and Emily Alvarado for outfield.

Chloe Olvera earned Second Team Outfield honors while Sidnie Smith was a Second Team Short Stop. Averie Sims, meanwhile, also earned Second Team honors for her performance at catcher. Maegan Anderson earned an Honorable Mention for Infield.

Blakley, Alvarado, Williamson, Smith, Creighton, Anderson, Averie Sims and Brinna Sims all qualified for the Academic All-District Team.

The Lady Mustangs softball team won twice as many games in 2019 as they did last season. They finished 3-5 in district play after an 0-3 start.