Lady Jackets make Tri-9 softball teams

May. 24, 2013 @ 05:01 AM

Two Lady Yellow Jacket softball standouts, junior shortstop Chandler Patterson and senior catcher/first baseman Nikki Hoover, earned spots on the Tri-Nine's All-Conference teams this spring as the conference announced its postseason honors Wednesday.

Patterson made the All-Conference First Team as she totaled eight doubles, five home runs and 18 RBI as the Lady Jacket shortstop.

Hoover, primarily the starting catcher for the Jackets, made the second team. She had six doubles, four home runs and 16 RBI on the season.

Lindsey Hodge of conference champion Apex was Player of the Year.


Tri-Nine All-Conference

First Team

Lindsey Hodge - Apex (Player of the Year)

Chandler Patterson - Lee County

Cassie Healy - Apex

Kiley Majette - Middle Creek

Lexi Ross - Green Hope

Alexis Overdiep - Apex

Tonya Van Dyk - Athens Drive

Heather Ratcliff - Fuquay-Varina

Emily Libero - Cary

Ali Then - Green Hope

Second Team

Ashlyn Long - Fuquay-Varina

Megan Walker - Middle Creek

Nikki Hoover - Lee County

Madison Thompson - Panther Creek

Alie Burghardt - Middle Creek

Olivia Barrata - Athens Drive

Priscilla Sanchez - Cary

Katlyn Hillesland - Holly Springs

Megan Tarpey - Fuquay-Varina

Mackenzie Brown - Apex