SOFTBALL: 2008 All-Area team

Here is the 2008 Star-News All-Area Team

MVP: Michelle Escamilla, Alverno, Senior
Coach of the Year: K.C. Mathews, La Canada
First team
Catcher:
Caitlin Grimes, Arcadia, Senior
Infield:
Michelle Mun, South Pasadena, Senior
Tiffany Rubin, Keppel, Junior
Veronica Grant, Temple City, Junior
Jordan Richard-Craven Pasadena Poly, Senior
Outfield
Kylie Mulligan La Canada, Junior
Morgan Barchan, Arcadia, Junior
Alex Aguirre, Temple City, Senior
Pitchers
Kaitlin Ellingsworth, Temple City, Senior
Jessica Ferri, Flintridge Sacred Heart, Junior
Utility
Lexi Long, Monrovia, Senior

Second team
Catcher
Katrina Skogsbergh, South Pasadena, Junior
Infield
Barbara Parker, Alverno, Junior
Cecily Ramirez, Keppel, Freshman
Jennifer Olivares Alhambra, Senior
Caitlyn Leahy, Arcadia, Senior
Outfield
Alanna Pires Flintridge Sacred Heart, Freshman
Amy Leos, Flintridge Sacred Heart, Senior
Amanda Ulf, La Canada, Junior
Pitchers
Nichole Parada, South Pasadena, Senior
Jessica Winnie, Gabrielino, Senior
Utility
Kimmie Sommers, Maranatha, Junior

Honorable Mention
Courtney Hirose Keppel, Senior SS
Cherish Heaton, Alhambra, Senior C
Taylor Crotty Flintridge Sacred Heart, Junior SS
Mary Knauf, Flintridge Sacred Heart, Junior 1b
Stephanie Tercero Pasadena Poly, Freshman P
Megan Latta Pasadena Poly, Sophomore SS
Ally Lata Pasadena Poly, Junior 2b
Lydia Kay, Flintridge Prep, Junior
Alina Khodadian Flintridge Prep, Junior SS
Katherine Clancy, Mayfield, Freshman P
Sara Trevino Alverno, Senior C
Melissa Izumida, Gabrielino, Sophomore SS
Anne Edwards, La Canada, Freshman
Lauren O’Leary, La Canada, Freshman
Abby Ulf, La Canada, Junior
Dusty Gibbs, Arcadia, Senior
Jessica Loiacano, Temple City, Freshman
Jessica Kosharek, Temple City, Junior
Melissa Vega, Temple City, Senior
Katie Tripoli, La Salle, Junior
Amanda Castro, South Pasadena, Junior
Corrine Meyerson, San Marino, Junior
Andrea Lopez, San Gabriel, Junior
Annie Sommers, Maranatha, Freshman