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Forsyth players sweep Region 6-AAAAAA softball awards
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Forsyth County News

Forsyth softball players swept all the major Region 6-AAAAAA postseason awards as voted on by the region coaches.

Lambert senior Kassie Howard was voted Pitcher of the Year, while South Forsyth senior shortstop Meghan Rud and Lambert senior shortstop Megan Whitlatch were Co-Players of the Year.

Howard dominated on the mound for the Lady Longhorns, going 23-4 with a 1.31 ERA and 186 strikeouts in 138 2/3 innings. Whitlatch was a force at the plate for Lambert hitting .516 with nine home runs and 44 RBIs. Both signed with Berry College.

Rud wreaked havoc on the base paths for the Lady War Eagles. The Mercer signee hit .389 and led the region in runs scored (49) and stolen bases (52).

All-Region 6-AAAAAA Softball Team

Pitcher of the year: Kassie Howard, Lambert

Co-Players of the Year: Meghan Rud, South Forsyth; Megan Whitlatch, Lambert

First team

Kylie Aiken, Chattahoochee, sr., SS

Lauren Bearden, West Forsyth, jr., P

Madison Butz, Lambert, soph., CF

Andrea Coleman, North Forsyth, sr., 2B

Erica Davis, West Forsyth, sr., SS

Peyton Erb, West Forsyth, jr., CF

Marissa Guimbarda, Lambert, fr., DH/1B

Breena Gwaltney, North Forsyth, jr., C

Emily Harris, South Forsyth, fr., 2B

Stephanie Harris, South Forsyth, jr., CF

Leila Harrison, Centennial, sr., SS

Kassie Howard, Lambert, sr., P

Katherine Huey, South Forsyth, fr., P

Savannah Huffstetler, Lambert, jr., 2B

Emma Kenfield, Chattahoochee, fr., CF

Bianca Mora, South Forsyth, fr., UTL

Caitlyn Parks, West Forsyth, jr., C

Sydney Patterson, Alpharetta, sr., C

Rachel Ross, Lambert, sr., C

Meghan Rud, South Forsyth, sr., SS

Cameron Stanford, Alpharetta, fr., P

Macy Stovall, Lambert, jr., 3B

Victoria Swanson, Johns Creek, sr., 1B

Sydney Turner, North Forsyth, sr., 1B

Megan Whitlatch, Lambert, sr., SS

Honorable Mention

Jenny Barto, Lambert, sr., INF; Randee Bernstein, West Forsyth, fr., DP; Bailey Concatto, West Forsyth, fr., 2B; Claire Fendius, Alpharetta, fr., 2B; Kyrstyn Fisher, Chattahoochee, fr., C; Karlee Grab, North Forsyth, jr., 3B; Sophia Tapia, South Forsyth, soph., C; Jenna Zirlott, North Forsyth, sr., SS