Riggs Makes School-History, AA Softball All-Staters Announced

Emily Riggs made the most out of her time on the high school softball field. The senior shortstop, who batted .500 with 7 homers and 33 RBI, became the first Bridgeport softball player ever to earn a spot on the All-State First Team during all four years of high school.

Riggs was joined by her teammate Paige Humble on this years team. Humble was first teamer in the outfield and was joined by RCB's Tiara Snyder there. Lewis County's Bella Posey and Liberty freshman Emma Kyle also earned spots on the first team for their work as catchers.

Full AA softball team is listed below:

First team
P – Delani Buckner, Herbert Hoover, jr. (captain)
P – Holly Brehm, Wyoming East, sr.
P – Carly Cooper, jr. Petersburg
P – Bella Savilla, soph., Nitro
IF – Jenna Thomas, sr. Sissonville
IF – Kaylen Parks, soph. Independence
IF – Emily Riggs, sr. Bridgeport
IF – Nicole Kester, sr. Independence
IF – Cortney Fizer, soph. Herbert Hoover
OF – Tiara Snyder, sr., Robert C. Byrd
OF – Paige Humble, soph., Bridgeport
OF – Kennedy Dean, fr., Winfield
C – Bella Posey, sr., Lewis County
C – Emma Kyle, fr., Liberty Harrison
UTIL – Presley McGee, jr., Herbert Hoover
UTIL – Lena Elkins, fr., Nitro
UTIL – Allie Mace, soph. Roane County
UTIL – Bradlea Hayhurst, jr. Shady Spring
Second team
P – Madison Legg, fr. Sissonville
P – Madison Corbin, jr., East Fairmont
P – Paige Maynard, fr. Liberty Raleigh
P – Madi Andrick, sr., Lincoln
IF – Peyton Jordan, jr. Point Pleasant
IF – Olivia Barnett, fr., Shady Spring
IF – Grayson Buckner, fr., Herbert Hoover
IF – Morgan Riffle, soph., Lewis County
IF – Ashlyn Spears, sr., Roane County
OF – Savannah Holbrook, jr., Oak Hill
OF – Katie Koontz, jr. Petersburg
OF – Kerigan Moore, soph. Nitro
C – Bryanna Moreland, jr. Petersburg (captain)
C – Sophia Mikula, jr. Weir
UTIL – Madison McKay, fr. Oak Glen
UTIL – Cara Minor, sr., North Marion
UTIL – Mallory Rosnick, fr. Weir
UTIL – Zoey Henline, jr., Lewis County
Special honorable mention
Kate Stanley, Bridgeport; Haleigh Ferris, Lincoln; Shadee Hawkins, Lincoln; Bailey Malnick, North Marion; Sarah Simon, Philip Barbour; Frederique Maldley, Grafton; Tori Lambert, East Fairmont; Alex Carr, Braxton County; Elizabeth Queen, Wayne; Whitney Sansom, Wayne; Paige Laxton, Wyoming East; Ashleigh Sexton, Independence; Savannah Bragg, Independence; Isabella Aperfine, Weir; Hannah Patterson, Oak Glen; Alexis Bailey, Sissonville; Rebekah Woody, Herbert Hoover; Megan Seafler, Herbert Hoover; Faith Gaylor, Winfield; Elyssa Medley, Winfield; Sierra Cook, Chapmanville; Sydni Cawley, Nitro; Alexa Shoemaker, Keyser; Randa Watts, Lincoln County; Tayah Fetty, Point Pleasant; Carley Jarrell, Roane County; Jenna Burgess, Petersburg
Honorable mention
Abby Hartley, Lewis County; Madison Smith, Liberty Harrison; Shay Swiger, East Fairmont; Morgan Bowers, Elkins; Ashton Malnick, North Marion; Raegan Roach, Wayne; Riley Adkins, Independence; Vanessa Wright, Liberty; Emily Jones, Shady Spring; Olivia Hylton, Wyoming East; Taylor Webster, Weir; Hannah Walker, Oak Glen; Taylor Carpenter, Herbert Hoover; Jess Canterbury, Herbert Hoover; Aly Soblit, Sissonville; Lola Baber, Winfield; Morgan Burdette, Nitro; Mercedes Bush, Poca; Jenna Barker, Chapmanville; ; Aubrey Smith, Keyser; Koree Roberts, Lincoln County; Natalie Fout, Lincoln County; Rachel LeRose, Nicholas County; Jayden Elkins, Scott; Reagan McCoy, Man; Ashlyn Conley, Logan; Marie Perdew, Frankfort; Rylee Cochran, Point Pleasant; MacKenzie Weasenforth, Petersburg