Eight SU players selected to the All Cal Team
Simpson University Sports News
REDDING, Calif. - California Pacific Conference regular season champion William Jessup University swept all five individual awards and placed four players on the first team to headline the California Pacific Conference softball all-conference team, Commissioner Don Ott announced today.
William Jessup junior infielder Samantha McMahan, who was named Player of the Year, was joined on the first team by teammates Mallory Blodgett, Kelsey Meyers and Erin Houston. Meyers won the conference's Newcomer of the Year award and Houston won the Pitcher of the Year award.
Simpson University, the conference regular season runner-up, had five representatives on the first team in players Morgan Davis, Chelsea Dunn, Brooke Downs, Nicki Feuerbach and Valerie Rodriguez. Davis, Feuerbach and Rodriguez from Simpson and Blodgett from William Jessup made their second consecutive all conference first team.
The Freshman of the Year award went to William Jessup's Jode Johnson and the Coach of the Year award went to William Jessup's Jessica Pistole.
Player of the Year: Samantha McMahan, William Jessup
Pitcher of the Year: Erin Houston, William Jessup
Newcomer of the Year: Kelsey Meyers, William Jessup
Freshman of the Year: Jode Johnson, William Jessup
Coach of the Year: Jessica Pistole, William Jessup
All Cal Pac First Team
|Mallory Blodgett||William Jessup||INF||SO||Folsom, CA|
|Morgan Davis||Simpson||INF / P||SO||Redding, CA|
|Brooke Downs||Simpson||INF||JR||Millville, CA|
|Chelsea Dunn||Simpson||U||FR||Sacramento, CA|
|Nicki Feuerbach||Simpson||OF||JR||Anderson, CA|
|Erin Houston||William Jessup||P||SR||Salinas, CA|
|Samantha McMahan||William Jessup||INF||JR||Rio Linda, CA|
|Kelsey Meyers||William Jessup||C||JR||Brea, CA|
|Valerie Rodriguez||Simpson||INF||JR||Torrance, CA|
All Cal Pac Second Team
|Kara Besseghini||William Jessup||P||SR||Dixon, CA|
|Jordynn Elwood||Holy Names||OF||SO||Lodi, CA|
|Samantha Fisher||Holy Names||OF||JR||Tracy, CA|
|Heather Hunt||Bethany||OF||JR||Garden Grove, CA|
|Nicole Hutchins||Simpson||OF||SO||Rancho Cordova, CA|
|Jode Johnson||William Jessup||INF||FR||Ceres, CA|
|Heidi Louber||William Jessup||U||SO||Chico, CA|
|Hayley Rodriguez||Simpson||P||SO||Torrance, CA|
|Mikayela Viramontes||Menlo||P / 3B||SO||Reedly, CA|
All Cal Pac Honorable Mention
Bethany: Danielle Gomez, Katelyn Heinrich, Nicole Kuykendall, Stephanie Pesqueira
Holy Names: Stephani Fairclough, Rachael Martinez, Taryn Thomas
Menlo: Jessica Cobb, Stephanie Gilbert, Ululani Reyes, Jessica Soliai
Simpson: Paige Gomez
William Jessup: Cassie Emerson
Contact: Derrick Pringle, Jr.