Congratulations to the following St. Paul Softball players for being named to the Whittier Daily News All-Area Team
1st Team All-Area
Emilee Leonard, St. Paul, Senior, Pitcher
Leonard helped the Swordsmen to another solid season, which included a second-place finish in the tough Del Rey League. She went 12-5 with a 2.29 ERA. The senior had 97 strikeouts in 107 innings and beat rival Bishop Amat twice. Offensively, Leonard hit .300 with 10 RBIs and six doubles. She was first team All-Del Rey League.
Nia Carter, St. Paul, Freshman, Outfield
Carter filled the gap left open from 2015 graduations to help the Swordsmen to the playoffs. St. Paul finished second in the Del Rey League behind rival Bishop Amat, but it won 2-1 in the season series. Carter’s contribution was a .456 batting average to go along with 18 RBIs and scored 22 runs. She had nine extra-base hits and was first team All-Del Rey League.
2nd Team All-Area
Outfielder: Samanatha Rivas, St. Paul, Jr.
Tatum Anzaldo, St. Paul, Fr.
Sydney Kreimann, St. Paul, Sr.