The MRVC East co-champion Richmond Lady Spartans had a league-high six girls named to the MRVC East all-conference softball team selected by the coaches. Higginsville, the other co-champion, had five Lady Huskers named to the squad.
Higginsville had three first-team selections, while Richmond had two first-team honorees, to go along with three second-team selections and an honorable mention.
Named to the first team for Richmond werejunior pitcher Nicole Camp and senior outfielder Tatum Ramsey. Second-team selections included first baseman Alexi Thaxton, infielder Madison Cole and catcher Elizabeth Windsor – all sophomores. Another sophomore infielder, Mallory Cole, was honorable mention.
MRVC East first-team: Sam Davis, sr., Higginsville; Tearianna Mohlar, sr., Lexington; Celena Kipping, jr., Carrollton; Tori Nienhurser, jr., Higginsville; Dani Kilgore, soph., Holden; Nicole Camp, jr., Richmond; Alex Miller, fr., Lexington; Rachel Simmons, sr., Higginsville; Samantha Jo Staton, jr., Carrollton; Tatum Ramsey, sr., Richmond.
The complete story is in the Monday, Nov. 4, 2013 Richmond News.