Green leads MCHS' all-district selections

Staff Report

The Morgan City High School softball team had six selections on the District 8-4A squads, including one first-team selection.

Sophomore first baseman Aliya Green was the Tigers’ lone first-team selection, while sophomore pitcher Tyler Hebert and sophomore shortstop Celest Williams were the Lady Tigers’ second-team selections.

Green finished her sophomore district season with a .304 batting average as well as an .870 slugging percentage and a .360 on-base percentage.

She also recorded a .931 fielding percentage.

Hebert finished the district season with a 1.38 ERA. She surrendered 22 runs — 11 earned — on 34 hits with seven walks and 49 strikeouts.

At the plate, she batted .200 with an on-base percentage of .259.

Williams recorded a .238 batting average, a .525 slugging percentage, a .320 on-base percentage and an .807 fielding average.

Morgan City had three honorable mention selections, senior Katelyn Adams, junior Morgan Comeaux and sophomore Brandi Ingram.

District champion Vandebilt Catholic swept the top honors as second baseman Makelle Peña was named Most Valuable Player, while Margaret Johnson was named Coach of the Year.

All-District 8-4A teams

First Team

Pitcher, Nora Keehn, Vandebilt Catholic; pitcher, Kirstyn Torres, Assumption; catcher, Erin Crane, Vandebilt Catholic; catcher, Melissa Brunet, South Terrebonne; first base, Aliya Green, Morgan City; second base, Makelle Peña, Vandebilt Catholic; third base, Kylie Dufrene, Vandebilt Catholic; shortstop, Kyler Trosclair, Ellender; outfield, Courtney Dardar, Ellender; outfield, Kelsey Pellegrin, South Terrebonne; outfield, Carly Ellender, Vandebilt Catholic; utility, Alyssa Bush, Ellender; utility, Amanda Gianelloni, Assumption; utility, Kristen Kurtz, Vandebilt Catholic; utility, Taylor Dupre, South Terrebonne.

MVP: Makelle Peña, Vandebilt Catholic

Coach of the Year: Margaret Johnson, Vandebilt Catholic

Second Team

Pitcher, Tyler Hebert, Morgan City; catcher, Annie Robinson, Ellender; first base, Courtney Lovoi, Vandebilt Catholic; second base, Madison Touchard, Ellender; third base, Blare Pellegrin, South Terrebonne; shortstop, Celest Williams, Morgan City; outfield, Alyssa Dehart, Assumption; outfield, Logan Leboeuf, South Terrebonne; outfield, Hannah Hebert, Vandebilt Catholic.

Honorable Mention

Assumption: Trinity Blanchard, Bre Landry, Brooke Daigle; South Terrebonne: Courtney Clement, Aliska Lirette, Tabetha Ledet; Ellender: Lauren Lopez; Morgan City: Morgan Comeaux, Katelyn Adams, Brandi Ingram; Vandebilt Catholic: MacKenzie Rousseau, Tayla Songe.

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