After an outstanding season, which included a second-place finish in the WaMaC East and a fourth-place finish at state, seven members of the West Delaware softball team earned all-conference honors. Macey Kleitsch and Eve Wedewer were named to the first team. Emily Klostermann, Eva Winn and JoAnna Voss were second-team honorees, while Claire Demmer and Leah Wegmann were honorable mention. The complete East Division team follows.
Player of the Year: Heather Boeckenstedt, Beckman.
First team: pitchers — Kayla West (Solon) and Mya Cavanagh (Central DeWitt); catcher — Sydney Nielson (Marion); infield — Sammy Moss (Mount Vernon), Kleitsch (West Delaware) and Boeckenstedt (Beckman); outfield — Taylor Ryan (Solon), Wedewer (West Delaware) and Morgan Machovec (Central DeWitt); utility — Mackenzie Rosenboom (Central DeWitt) and Sydney Steffen (Beckman).
Second team: pitchers —Klostermann (West Delaware) and Megan Kessens (Marion); catcher — Skylar Stookey (Solon); infield — Hilary Wilson (Solon), Tenley Cavanagh (Maquoketa) and Maia Bentley (Mount Vernon); outfield — Lauren Ryan (Mount Vernon), Winn (West Delaware) and Jazlyn Grosskreutz (Marion); utility —Voss (West Delaware) and Talbot Kinney (Central DeWitt)
Honorable mention: Beckman — Kamryn Klas and Jadyn Welling; Central DeWitt — Emily Swanson and Keely Jansen; Maquoketa — Carlen Paul and Emily VanZummeren; Marion — Cloee Kraft and Madison Prier; Mount Vernon — Mandy Roe and Mandy Morrical; Solon — Taylor Moore and Monet Barnhouse; West Delaware —Demmer and Wegmann.