Sarah Crews, Beecher
Stats: .538 avg., 5 HR, 41 RBI, 14 2B; 14-4, 1.74 ERA, 85 K, 96 2/3 IP
Scouting report: Crews led the Ladycats in hitting for the second straight year and handled the bulk of the pitching chores en route to her second straight all-area and all-River Valley Conference selections.
Savannah Soppet, Beecher
Stats: .481 avg., 12 2B, 6 3B, 3 HR, 46 RBI, 45 R; 8-2, 1.26 ERA, 93 K, 61 IP.
Scouting report: A two-time Times Player of the Year and three-time all-area pick, Soppet led her team in hits, RBIs and ERA. She'll play next season at Illinois-Chicago.
Abby King, Crete-Monee
Stats: .529 avg., 8 2B, 7 3B, 3 HR, 50 R, 37 RBI, 24 SB
Scouting report: A two-time all-area selection, King has scored 107 runs and stolen 48 bases over two seasons with the Warriors.
Geena Locicero, Bloom Twp.
Stats: .560 avg., 42 RBI, 35 R, 6 HR, 11 2B
Scouting report: The Blazing Trojans' co-captain had a 26-game hitting streak and was named all-Southland Athletic Conference.
Kat Witting, Illiana Christian
Stats: .459 avg., 5 2B, .507 OBP, 18 R, 11 RBI
Scouting report: Witting excelled at the plate and in the field, making no errors while playing in 20 of the Vikings' 21 games.
Sam Oppenhuis, Illiana Christian
Stats: .571 avg., 3 3B, 10 2B, 5 HR, 30 RBI, 18 R.
Scouting report: The two-time all-area pick, who will join Purdue Calumet's first softball team next season, was the Vikings' vocal leader and an offensive juggernaut with a 1.218 slugging percentage.
Alex Nickel, Marian Catholic
Stats: .541 avg., 40 R, 37 RBI, 8 HR, 17 2B
Scouting report: Twice the Spartans' team MVP and a three-time all-area pick, Nickel led her team in homers, doubles, runs and RBIs and leaves with the highest career average in Marian's history.
Jenna Amazzalorso, Bloom Twp.
Stats: .449 avg., 21 RBI, 24 R, 11 2B, 6 SB
Scouting report: A two-time all-area pick, the Blazing Trojans' co-captain and all-Southland pick will play next season at North Central College.
Susie Baranski, Marian Catholic
Stats: .431 avg., 11 SB, 31 R, 16 RBI
Scouting report: One of several young Spartans contributors, Baranski could run -- leading her team in steals — but it was unwise to run on her. The bulk of her eight outfield assists came on throws to the plate.
Savanah Stluka, Beecher
Stats: .427 avg., 35 R, 35 H, 8 SB
Scouting report: An instant catalyst for the Ladycats' offense, this slapper made the most of it when her varsity opportunity arrived.
Ashtyn Kapovich, T.F. South
Stats: .458 avg., 25 RBI, 20 H, 2 HR, 4 SB
Scouting report: The Rebels' cleanup hitter, Kapovich earned all-South Suburban Blue recognition after two years as an honorable mention.
Cori Reynolds, T.F. South
Stats: .468 avg., 37 H, 27 RBI, 31 R, 5 SB, 2 HR
Scouting report: A two-time all-South Suburban Blue pick, Reynolds was a stabilizing presence for the Rebels behind the plate and in the No. 3 spot in the order.
Allison Spence, Marian Catholic
Stats: .313 avg., 5 2B, 1 3B, 2 HR, 11 R, 9 RBI; 7-10, 2.63 ERA, 70 K, 117.1 IP.
Brooke Van Der Aa, Illiana Christian
Stats: .369 avg., 7 2B, 6 RBI; 6-9, 43 K, 77.2 IP
Morgan Zimmerman, Bloom Twp.
Stats: .467 avg., 43 H, 37 R, 8 2B
Awrian Rogers, Seton Academy
Stats: .514 avg., 24 R, 12 SB, 4 3B
Angela Roberts, Homewood-Flossmoor
Stats: .456 avg., 6 HR, 31 R, 22 RBI, 7 SB
Jensen Hunt, St. Francis de Sales
Stats: .519 avg., 6 HR, 30 RBI, 32 SB
Ashley Bartlett, Crete-Monee
Stats: .452 avg., 10 2B, 6 3B, 2 HR, 58 RBI, 13 SB
Jessica Bombino, Illiana Christian
Stats: .370 avg., 2 3B, 16 R, 5 SB
Megan Gliva, Beecher
Stats: .321 avg., 9 SB, 24 R, 14 RBI, 6 2B
Taylor LaRaviere, Bloom Twp.
Stats: .532 avg., 11 RBI, 16 R, 4 2B
Kaitlyn Shereyk, Homewood-Flossmoor
Stats: .351 avg., 4 HR, 13 R, 11 RBI, 4 SB
Melanie Lambert, Crete-Monee
Stats: .459 avg., 12 2B, 2 HR
BEECHER -- Katie Howard, Isabella Woolslayer. BLOOM TWP. -- Katie Fredrick. ILLIANA CHRISTIAN -- Alexa Van Beek, Natalie Vander Woude. ILLINOIS LUTHERAN -- Janelle Heyn. MARIAN CATHOLIC -- Meghan Henson. ST. FRANCIS DE SALES -- Kylee Carrasco, Abigail Castaneda, Tasia Harris. SETON ACADEMY -- Tiffany Ellis, Lawanda Thomas T.F. NORTH -- Sara Daw. T.F. SOUTH -- Daviea Cowans, Devin Pieper. THORNRIDGE -- Ebony Holliday. THORNWOOD -- Hannah McPherson, Kyla Owens.
-- Compiled by Phil Arvia