2016 Gwinnett Daily Post All-County Softball

Player Of the Year: RHP/DP Chandler Dennis, Soph., North Gwinnett

The sophomore right-hander was a two-way contributor for the Bulldogs’ Class AAAAAAA state championship, excelling at the plate as a designated player by hitting .510 with 29 RBIs and in the circle, where she posted 19 wins, a 1.20 ERA and 144 strikeouts. She is already committed to Michigan

Pitcher of the Year: RHP Skylar Hayward, Sr., Mill Creek

The senior right-hander went 23-3, with a 0.97 ERA and 176 strikeouts in 166 1/3 innings as the Hawks finished as Class AAAAAAA state runner-up to Region 7-AAAAAAA rival North Gwinnett this season. The Ohio State signee also limited opposing hitters to a, .138 batting average

Coach of the Year: Randy Black, North Gwinnett

In his 21st season as head coach and a few near misses, Black guided the Bulldogs to the first fastpitch state championship in school history with a 27-8 record


Position Players

SS Hannah Adams, Sr., Mill Creek

.471, 2 HR, 25 RBIs, 26 R, 15 2B, 4 3B, 1.353 OPS, .948 fielding pct.

CF Desitny Beckham, Jr., Parkview

.535, 40 R, 43 SB, .556 OBP, 61 hits

SS Makenna Dowell, Sr., North

.374, 11 RBIs, 28 R, 8 SB, .960 fielding pct.

SS Jameson Kavel, Sr., Wesleyan

.447, 1 HR, 11 RBIs, 45 R, 23 SB, 7 2B, 6 3B, 51 hits, 1.075 OPS

2B Maddison Koepke, Soph., Mill Creek

.314, 3 HR, 23 RBIs, 25 R, 8 SB, 8 2B, .857 OPS, .952 fielding pct.

SS/CF Arielle Oda, Jr., Buford

.420, 14 RBIs, 44 R, 28 SB, 4 2B, 4 3B, 42 hits

1B Aida Polk, Jr., Shiloh

.481, 4 HR, 46 RBIs, 28 R, 11 2B, 1.348 OPS

C Sara Beth Ratcliffe, Jr., Grayson

.400, 5 HR, 25 RBIs, 23 R, 20 SB, 6 2B, 1.154 OPS

2B Samantha Thomas, Sr., Buford

.369, 4 HR, 25 RBIs, 30 R, 9 2B, 2 3B

SS Hannah Turnbull, Jr., Parkview

.359, 23 RBIs, 23 R, 17 SB, 2 2B

3B Erin Wilbur, Jr., North

.320, 5 HR, 27 RBIs, 15 R

3B Terrica Williams, Jr., Archer

.436, 32 RBIs, 36 R, 9 2B, .967 fielding pct.


RHP/3B Conner Batchelor, Jr., Grayson

16-4, 1.69 ERA, 107 K, 120 IP; .378, 36 RBIs, 31 R, 13 SB, .864 OPS

RHP Logan Caymol, Jr., Buford

17-1, 0.87 ERA, 156 K, 121 1/3 IP, 10 SO, 17 CG in 17 starts, .160 opponents BA

RHP/3B Cassie Henning, Jr., Wesleyan

18-5, 1.27 ERA, 159 K, 144 IP, .174 opponents BA


Position Players

C Allison Barfield, Jr., Parkview

LF Jahne Bowen, Jr., Parkview

SS Amanda Briskin, Jr., GAC

CF Emily Brown, Soph., North

3B/CF Allie Head, Sr., Grayson

OF Jasmine Moore, Soph., Archer

SS/RHP Jackie O’Reilly, Sr., Norcross

SS Taylor Poisal, Sr., Hebron

CF Dee Porter, Soph., Norcross

CF Courtney Roley, Sr., Mountain View

CF Micayala Rood, Sr., Mill Creek

LF Mariah Wicker, Soph., Buford


RHP/SS Emily Barnett, Sr., Providence

LHP MacKenzie Michels, Jr., Parkview

LHP Kelsey Parks, Soph., Brookwood


Position Players

C Morgan Barr, Sr., Mill Creek

C Maddie Chappell, Jr., Collins Hill

OF Alexis Davis, Jr., Dacula

2B Aleix Hudson, Soph., Peachtree Ridge

C Hannah Jo Hyatt, Jr., Buford

OF Maddie Marchiando, Jr., Buford

IF Jessica Neadow, Jr., Collns Hill

3B Haley Robinson, Jr., Parkview

IF Casey Sims, Jr., Archer

1B Danielle Tait, Fr., Brookwood

3B Wynter Webb, Sr., Mill Creek

3B Makenzie Wismer, Jr., Lanier


RHP/SS Sierra Blackburn, Fr., Norcross

RHP Ansley Byers, Jr., Buford

RHP McKenzie Chappell, Fr., Collins Hill

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