Lady Wildcat trio earns all-region softball recognition

New Bloomfield senior shortstop Bethany Craighead was named second-team all-region while first baseman Abby Haas and freshman pitcher Madison Love both were honorable mentions.

Craighead, Haas and Love were named first-team all-district as were junior right fielder Taylor Howard and senior catcher Mikayla Steele. Senior third baseman Mary Jeffries earned a second-team all-district nod as the Lady Wildcats bested Lafayette County 7-6 in the Class 2, District 13 championship game at home on Oct. 16.

Craighead was a first-team all-Show-Me Conference selection, Haas was named to the second team and Love was earned an honorable mention. New Bloomfield (14-13) fell to eventual Class 2 champion Bishop LeBlond 14-4 in the state quarterfinals on Oct. 20.

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