Top-ranked Fort Bend Elkins (Missouri City, Texas) placed three players on the first team All-South Central Region squad as announced by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association on Wednesday.
Pitcher Ragan Blake, who led the Knights with a stellar 0.08 ERA, was honored along with battery mate Erin Howe and shortstop Jamie Hinshaw. The trio will all play softball at major Division I programs - Blake at Mississippi State, Howe at Stanford and Hinshaw at Texas A&M.
St. Amant (La.) claimed its third consecutive Louisiana 5A title, and placed a national-best four players on the first team All-Region squad. Pitcher Leah Heintze, infielders Sloane Laiche and Kellie Eubanks, as well as outfielder Rachel Cook were tabbed first team All-South region.
Pacifica (Calif.), who ended the season ranked No. 3 in the final USA Today/NFCA High School Top 25 had a pair of first team honorees in the West. Pitcher Brittany Weil and Crystal Vieyra were each honored.
Mount Zion (Ill.) placed three on the first team All-North region squad, while undefeated St. John Vianney had a pair of players tabbed first team All-East region.
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