The News Herald Announce the All Area Team. The Pioneers had several on the team that included Juniors, Sandy Cislo and Daphane Pate and Freshman, Chelsea Collins. Senior, Camryn Lozon was named Honorable Mention.
Sandy Cislo, Richard: As a junior, Cislo led all Richard hitters with a .423 batting average in 2017 from the two-spot in the lineup. Her .895 fielding percentage at second base helped her earn her All-Catholic honors along with being named to the all-region team.
Chelsea Collins, Richard: Only a freshman, Collins was Richard’s primary pitcher and went 8-8 with a 3.21 ERA. At the plate, she finished with a .371 average out of the three-spot in the order. Collins, who was named All-Catholic, also had a .972 fielding percentage.
Daphne Pate, Richard: Pate was the clean-up hitter and secondary pitcher for Richard in 2017 and she put up strong numbers in both roles. The junior hit .369 and finished with a .982 fielding percentage at first base. In the circle, she went 5-7 with a 3.53 ERA. Pate recently committed to play softball at the College of Wooster in Ohio.
Senior, Camryn Lozon was named Honorable Mention.