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First Team  |  Second Team  |  Honorable Mention

Player of the Year

Kerry Hickey, Sr.
Huntingtown  |  Pitcher
Three-time All-Met led the Hurricanes to their third consecutive Maryland 3A title. Batted .488 with five homers and 31 RBI, and has not allowed an earned run since the 2005 season, while striking out 645 batters in 295 innings the past two years. Will play for Maryland.

Coach of the Year

Ed Steele
Broad Run
Been at the helm for the program's sustained dominance in perhaps the most competitive softball community in the Washington area. In 16 seasons, his teams have gone 279-81, winning six district and five region championships and one state title.

First Team


Katie Obal  Sherwood | Catcher | Sr.
Repeat All-Met batted .475, scored 25 runs and drove in 21 for the Maryland 4A semifinalist. Will play for St. Mary's College.

Dorian Shaw  Robinson | First Base | Sr.
Repeat All-Met batted .558 with 9 home runs, 33 RBI and 14 intentional walks. Set a state record with three home runs in one game. Will play for Michigan.

Allie Heon  Westfield | Second Base | Sr.
Repeat All-Met batted .484, including .773 with runners in scoring position. Had 12 doubles, three home runs and slugged .813 with 16 RBI. Didn't make an error in the field. Will play for Villanova.

Erin Marrone  O'Connell | Shortstop | Sr.
Batted .546 with six homers and 30 RBI, and finished as the Knights' career leader in hits, runs and home runs. Will play for Notre Dame.

Bridget Desbois  Langley | Third Base | Sr.
Repeat All-Met is a two-year team captain. Batted .476 with 38 RBI, three home runs, a .554 on-base average and slugged .679. Will play at North Carolina State.

Karla Powell  Broad Run | Utility | Jr.
Despite a knee injury, the repeat All-Met batted .400 with 25 RBI, 6 doubles and 4 stolen bases, and played errorless in the field.

Kourtney Salvarola  Broadneck | Utility | Fr.
Remarkably poised, she led the Bruins to their first Anne Arundel County title by batting .698 with a Maryland-record 12 homers and 41 RBI, while striking out once in 63 at-bats. As a pitcher, went 13-3.


Dee Dee Fryer  Dominion | Outfield | Jr.
Batted .500, with 3 doubles, 2 home runs, 13 RBI, 9 steals and slugged .806. Will play for Tennessee.

Jessica Hines  West Potomac | Outfield | Sr.
Piloted the team from center field with five assists, batting .478 with 20 extra-base hits (6 triples, 2 home runs, 12 doubles) and 12 stolen bases.

Allison Rubin  Blair | Outfield | Sr.
Effective slap hitter with blazing speed batted .500 with 24 steals. She scored 25 of the 38 times she reached base for the Maryland 4A West finalist. Will play for Delaware State.

Lauren Gibson  Chesapeake | Pitcher | Soph.
Repeat All-Met asserted herself as a leader, batting .471 with five homers and 24 RBI, and went 18-3 with 180 strikeouts for the Maryland 4A champion.

Stephanie Speierman  Hammond | Pitcher | Soph.
Went 23-1 with a 0.24 ERA and broke the Maryland single-season strikeout record with 425 as she led the Golden Bears to their first region title. Also batted .660 with 28 runs scored.

Caitlyn Delahaba  Broad Run | Pitcher | Jr.
Repeat All-Met went 20-0 and allowed just four earned runs in the regular season. Struck out 278 and walked only 11.

Kelley Engman  O'Connell | Pitcher | Sr.
Repeat All-Met went 23-2 with 254 strikeouts in 163 innings while batting .518 with four homers and 38 RBI for the four-time WCAC champion. Will play for Boston University.

Second Team

C - Katie Nutaitis, O'Connell, Sr.
1B - Mandy Craig, Osbourn Park, Sr.
2B - McKinley Cooper, Langley, Sr.
SS - Reba Tutt, Highland, Sr.
3B - Desirae Sullivan, Severna Park, Sr.
OF - Jill Mullan, Northeast, Sr.
OF - Allie Bartok, Loudoun Valley, Sr.
OF - Ashley Kramer, Broad Run, Jr.
OF - Brooke Owen, Chesapeake, Sr.
UT - Courtney Steele, Manassas Park, Sr.
UT - Lynn Pronobis, McDonough, Sr.
P - Melanie Mitchell, McDonough, Soph.
P - Linda Pirro, Westfield, Sr.
P - Dana Ward, Sherwood, Sr.
P - Ashleigh Williams, Osbourn, Soph.

Honorable Mention

Pitchers: Brittany Black, Battlefield, Soph.; Amanda Hanson, St. Mary's Ryken, Sr.; Marianne Johnson, Bowie, Sr.; Kelly Leary, Glen Burnie, Sr.; Julia Moore, Paul VI Catholic, Jr. Brianna Pease, Centreville, Jr.; Nichole Pitcock, Park View, Sr.; Chrissy Sborz, Bishop Ireton, Sr.; Becky Schmidt, Glenelg, Sr.; Maire Shaughnessy, Highland, Soph.; Stephanie Weigman, Spalding, Sr.

Catchers: Kelsea Bullock, Patuxent, Sr.; Jordon Degennaro, Huntingtown, Jr.; Allison Gost, Poolesville, Jr.; Kayla Lechler, Stone Bridge, Jr.; Courtney Liddle, Battlefield, Soph.; Lauren Rowley, South County, Sr.; Aurora Salter, Lee, Sr.; Lizzy Wedell, Northeast, Soph.

Infielders: Michelle Clohan, Broad Run, Soph.; Taylor Cunningham, Robinson, Sr.; Sharde Estep, Gwynn Park, Jr.; Michelle Grap, Centennial, Sr.; Kelsey Green, Langley, Jr.; Briana Hanafin, Yorktown, Jr.; Marybeth Herrick, Spalding, Sr.; Erin Leddy, St. Mary's Ryken, Soph.; Becca Kirshner, Gaithersburg, Jr.; Amanda Kibbe, Gaithersburg, Sr.; Kristi Preuss, La Plata, Sr.; Jordan Reid, Gwynn Park, Jr.; Lauren Robison, Calvert, Sr.; Mikala Savaides, Lake Braddock, Sr.; Ellen Smith, Damascus, Sr.; Sarah Spicer, Loudoun Valley, Sr.; Stephanie St. Peter, Stone Bridge, Sr.; Angela Yannone, Chesapeake, Jr.

Outfielders: Kelly Burnett, Quince Orchard, Sr.; Colleen Carty, O'Connell, Jr.; Emily Garcia, Park View, Jr.; Khourtni Hester, McDonough, Sr.; Jenn Hilchey, Centennial, Sr.; Kelly Morrow, Sherwood, Jr.; Erin Snyder, Eleanor Roosevelt, Jr.

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