Egelston named second-team Colonial Council all-star

FONDA – Several Fonda-Fultonville players were among those honored on the recently announced Colonial Council softball all-star team.

Junior pitcher/catcher Cassandra Egelston was named to the second team for the Lady Braves, while senior pitcher/outfielder Sam Hart was named to the third team.

Senior outfielder/shortstop Emily Frollo, senior third baseman Courtney Putnam and sophomore shortstop Emily Parslow all earned honorable-mention status for FFCS.

Voorheesville senior pitcher Amanda Gatt was chosen as the league’s Most Valuable Player.

Also named to the first team were Albany Academy’s Carylann Geddes and Becca Smith, Watervliet’s Taylor Daniels, Mechanicville’s Allison Ford and Kylie Liberty, Schalmont’s Erika Gogis and Lauren Mahar, Ichabod Crane’s Reychel Webster and Cohoes’ Briana Bowen.

Cohoes had Isabelle Dechiaro and Bryanna Holdridge named to the second team.

Also named second-team all-stars were Ichabod Crane’s Jen Van Alphen, Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk’s Bailey Kross, Mechanicville’s Kimberly Thompson, Watervliet’s Beth Jones, Schalmont’s Emily McLaughling, Voorheesville’s Bryn Davies and Holy Names’ Sophie Bille.

Mechanicville had Kali DeMarco and Kirstyn Alonzo named to the third team, while Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk had Dayanna Stevens and Haley Irvis named third-team all-stars.

Also named to the third team were Albany Academy’s Carli Voellm, Schalmont’s Angela Yodis, Cohoes’ Madeline Dupuis, Ichabod Crane’s Kim Myers and Cobleskill-Richmondville’s Paige Roberts.

Albany Academy had Alessandra Archino, Ali Miller and Mia DiCaprio named honorable mention, while Jen Brousseau, Lauren Dlugolecki and Emily Salerno earned honorable-mention status for Voorheesville.

Also named honorable mention were Mechanicville’s Erin Maloney and Brittany Ubrich, Cohoes’ Danielle McOmber and Sam Schermerhorn, Schalmont’s Danielle Motyka and Rachel Peek, Ichabod Crane’s Jenna Rutkey and Roma Mazzariello, Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk’s Katie Beswick and Sam Filkins, Watervliet’s Shelby Dugan, Jennah Hogan and Alexis Zakrzewski, Cobleskill-Richmondville’s Megan Krisowaty, Quesha Sells, Jaimie Bartholomew and Kat Weingarten, Holy Names’ Kerry Losert, Emily Barranca, Mikayla Saccocio and Rhianna Francini, and Lansingburgh’s Ashlen Blake, Gessica Patregniani, Lauren Nash, Kacy Kyler and Meghan Connally.

2013 Colonial Council Softball All-Stars

MVP: Amanda Gatt (Voorheesville)

First Team

Taylor Daniels (Watervliet), Carylann Geddes (Albany Academy), Becca Smith (Albany Academy), Kylie Liberty (Mechanicville), Lauren Mahar (Schalmont), Allison Ford (Mechanicville), Reychel Webster (Ichabod Crane), Erika Gogis (Schalmont), Briana Bowen (Cohoes)

Second Team

Isabelle Dechiaro (Cohoes), Cassandra Egelston (Fonda-Fultonville), Jen Van Alphen (Ichabod Crane), Bailey Kross (Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk), Kimberly Thompson (Mechanicville), Beth Jones (Watervliet), Emily McLaughlin (Schalmont), Bryn Davies (Voorheesville), Bryanna Holdridge (Cohoes), Sophie Bille (Holy Names)

Third Team

Dayanna Stevens (Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk), Carli Voellm (Albany Academy), Kali DeMarco (Mechanicville), Angela Yodis (Schalmont), Kirstyn Alonzo (Mechanicville), Madeline Dupuis (Cohoes), Kim Myers (Ichabod Crane), Paige Roberts (Cobleskill-Richmondville), Haley Irvis (Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk), Sam Hart (Fonda-Fultonville)

Honorable Mention

Erin Maloney (Mechanicville), Brittany Ubrich (Mechanicville), Alessandra Archino (Albany Academy), Ali Miller (Albany Academy), Mia DiCaprio (Albany Academy), Danielle McOmber (Cohoes), Sam Schermerhorn (Cohoes), Danielle Motyka (Schalmont), Rachel Peek (Schalmont), Jenna Rutkey (Ichabod Crane), Roma Mazzariello (Ichabod Crane), Jen Brousseau (Voorheesville), Lauren Dlugolecki (Voorheesville), Emily Salerno (Voorheesville), Katie Beswick (Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk), Sam Filkins (Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk), Emily Frollo (Fonda-Fultonville), Courtney Putnam (Fonda-Fultonville), Emily Parslow (Fonda-Fultonville), Shelby Dugan (Watervliet), Jennah Hogan (Watervliet), Alexis Zakrzewski (Watervliet), Megan Krisowaty (Cobleskill-Richmondville), Quesha Sells (Cobleskill-Richmondville), Kat Weingarten (Cobleskill-Richmondville), Jaimie Bartholomew (Cobleskill-Richmondville), Kerry Losert (Holy Names), Emily Barranca (Holy Names), Mikayla Saccoccio (Holy Names), Rhianna Francini (Holy Names), Ashlen Blake (Lansingburgh), Gessica Patregnani (Lansingburgh), Lauren Nash (Lansingburgh), Kacy Kyer (Lansingburgh), Meghan Connally (Lansingburgh)