All-conference softball: Mayville's Giese leads Flyway selections; Pegram named POY in Trailways North

All-conference softball: Mayville's Giese leads Flyway selections; Pegram named POY in Trailways North


All-conference softball: Mayville's Giese leads Flyway selections; Pegram named POY in Trailways North


Flyway Conference softball champion Mayville peppered the all-conference teams with its roster, including the league’s Player of the Year, it was announced recently.

Senior Paige Giese garnered top honors in the conference and was one of two unanimous first-team all-league selections along with senior Amanda Schultz.

Junior D.D. Weinberger and sophomore Libby Shellpfeffer were also selected to the 12-member first team from the Cardinals.

Giese and Schultz were among the seven unanimous first-team selections and included seniors Nikki Guell of Laconia, Cassie Roecker of Lomira, Samantha Kraus of Winnebago Lutheran and junior Julia Moul of St. Mary’s Springs.

Kettle Moraine Lutheran senior Katy Jahns was also a unanimous first-team selection.

Rounding out the first team were sophomores Kayla Jacob of Laconia and Kelli Schrauth of St. Mart’s Springs as well as senior Ashley Zander of Kettle Moraine Lutheran.

Lomira landed three players on the second team in seniors Maria Rodriguez and Hannah Michaels as well as freshman Megan Andes. Laconia senior Cassie Isaac and junior Emily Ostram and St. Mary’s Springs’ senior Brianne Lisowe and Franci Maresse were also named to the second team as were senior Jenny Schwesinke of North Fond du Lac, junior Megan McTrusty of Winnebago Lutheran and freshman Mattie Klingenmeyer of Mayville.

Area honorable mention selections were Sabrian Schneider and Nicole Stahmann of Laconia; Michaela Luedtke, Paige Bartelt, Brittany Soboleski of Lomira; Haylee Arroyo of Mayville; Nicole Seidl of North Fond du Lac; Destiny Ottery, Eleanore Mueller and Katleyn Schueffner of St. Mary’s Springs; and Rachel Haugly and Rebecca Marchant of Winnebago Lutheran.


First team

(x-denotes unanimous selection)

x-Paige Giese, sr., Mayville; x-Nikki Guell, sr., Laconia; Kayla Jacob, soph., Laconia; x-Katy Jahns, sr., Kettle Moraine Lutheran; x-Samantha Kraus, sr., Winnebago Lutheran; x-Julia Moul, jr., St. Mary’s Springs; x-Cassie Roecker, sr., Lomira; Kelli Schrauth, soph., St. Mary’s Springs; x-Amanda Schultz, sr., Mayville; Libby Shellpfeffer, soph., Mayville; D.D. Weinbeger, jr., Mayville; Ashley Zander, sr., Kettle Moraine Lutheran.

Player of the Year: Paige Giese, Mayville

Second team

Megan Andes, fr., Lomira; Sydney Hanick, jr., Kettle Moraine Lutheran; Cassie Isaac, sr., Laconia; Mattie Klingenmeyer, fr., Mayville; Brianne Lisowe, sr., St. Mary’s Springs; Franci Maresse, jr., St. Mary’s Springs; Megan McTrusty, jr., Winnebago Lutheran; Hannah Michaels, sr., Lomira; Emily Ostram, jr., Laconia; Maria Rodriguez, sr., Lomira; Jenny Schwersinske, sr., North Fond du Lac; Angela Wezyk, sr., Kettle Moraine Lutheran.

Honorable mention

Kettle Moraine Lutheran: Lauren Wiech, sr. Laconia: Sabrian Schneider, sr.; Nicole Stahmann, sr. Lomira: Michaela Luedtke, soph.; Paige Bartelt, jr.; Brittany Soboleski, jr; Elizabeth Goehl, sr. Mayville: Haylee Arroyo, fr. North Fond du Lac: Nciole Seidl, sr. Omro: Emily Kasuboski, sr.; Lauren Fisher, jr; Hannah Schwandt, soph. St. Mary’s Springs: Destiny Ottery, soph.; Eleanore Mueller, jr.; Katelyn Schueffner, soph. Winnebago Lutheran: Rachel Haugly, jr.; Rebecca Marchant, soph.

Trailways North

Conference champion Oakfield had three first-team all-league selections, led by Player of the Year, Charlotte Pegram.

Pegram, a senior, was joined on the 13-member first team by sophomore McKaela Ryan and senior Taylor Nolan.

The Oaks also had five players selected to the second team in juniors McKenna Ryan, Dana Swanson and Aly Uttendorfer, sophomore Madelyn Ryan and freshman Alyssa Sabel.


First team

Angie Banks, sr., Pardeeville; Karley Bartlett, jr., Lourdes Academy; Hailey Drager, soph., Markesan; Jayne Held, soph., Lourdes Academy; Erin Krueger, sr., Markesan; Hannah Lashock, sr., Princeton/Green Lake; Taylor Nolan, sr., Oakfield; Taryn Otto, jr., Markesan; Charlotte Pegram, sr., Oakfield; Carley Reuter, sr., Randolph; McKaela Ryan, soph., Oakfield; Michayla Swanson, jr., Randolph; Brooke Wargula, sr., Princeton/Green Lake.

Player of the Year: Charlotte Pegram, Oakfield

Second team

Jordan Andre, jr., Randolph; Aryanna Arnone, soph., Montello; Gabrielle Bancroft-Hart, jr., Cambria-Friesland; Jada Garfoot, soph., Pardeeville; Amber Hentrich, jr., Pardeeville; Emma Klapper, soph., Montello; Alyssa Kuhl, sr., Pardeeville; Breanna Laper, soph., Markesan; Allison Reischl, sr., Lourdes Academy; Brooke Roberts, fr., Randolph; Desiree Roeder, sr., Markesan; Madelyn Ryan, soph., Oakfield; McKenna Ryan, jr., Oakfield; Alyssa Sabel, fr., Oakfield; Alysha Smith, soph., Montello; Dana Swanson, jr., Oakfield; Aly Uttendorfer, jr., Oakfield.

Fox Valley Association

Fond du Lac sophomore Angel Payne earned a spot on the all-FVA first team as a utility player, the only Cardinal selected to the 16-member first team.

The Cardinals also had four players earn honorable mention honors in seniors Sadie Warner, Shiloh Jones, Emily Nett and freshman Andrea O’Brien.

Senior Callie Troutfetter of FVA champion Oshkosh West was named the Player of the Year in the conference.


First team

Lauren Blasczyk, sr., p, Appleton East; Jessica Butzen, sr., p, Neenah; Alissa Heid, soph., of, Kaukauna; Hayley Huss, soph., if, Kaukauna; Hannah Johnson, sr., of, Appleton North; Megan Kleist, soph., dp, Kimberly; Molly Krause, sr., if, Appleton East; Meg Krautsch, jr., if, Oshkosh West; Keely Maloney, jr., c, Kaukauna; Nicole Miller, soph., c, Neenah; Angel Payne, soph., u, Fond du Lac; Bailey Schultz, fr., of, Oshkosh West; Jenna Smarzinski, soph., if, Kimberly; Callie Troutfetter, sr., p, Oshkosh West; Kaitlyn Ulmen, sr., of, Neenah.

Player of the Year: Callie Troutfetter, Oshkosh West

Second team

Maddie Bittner, jr., of, Oshkosh North; Chantal Bougie, soph., if, Oshkosh West; Alex Brown, sr., u, Menasha; Sami DeGroot, sr., if, Kaukauna; Alex Eastman, jr., p, Appleton North; Jordan Haen, sr., p, Kaukauna; Lexi Holsten, sr., if, Oshkosh West; Megan Kohlmetz, sr., if, Appleton North; Mallory Lamers, sr., c, Appleton East; Abby Menting, soph., c, Kimberly; Sara Rosenow, soph., of, Kimberly; Amanda Roth, sr., if, Neenah; Megan Schweitzer, fr., if, Appleton East; Reanne Sheppard, sr., of, Neenah; Tori Sweeney, sr., dp, Appleton East; Jordyn Van, sr., of, Appleton North; Tracie Warczak, jr., c, Oshkosh North; Summer Zachow, soph., p, Kimberly.

Honorable mention

Appleton East: Nicole Kitten, jr., of.Holly Ahrens, sr., if; Sara Hagmann, jr., if. Appleton North: Hannad Lider, sr., of; Kennedy Taylor, fr., if; Grace Garvey, fr., if; Elizabeth Floodstrand, jr., dp; Hayley Johnson, sr., c. Appleton West: Maggie Coughlin, sr., c; Alicia Hrubesky, sr., u. Fond du Lac: Sadie Warner, sr., of; Shiloh Jones, sr., of; Andrea O’Brien, fr., p; Emily Nett, sr., c. Kaukauna: Andrea Gocker, jr., if; Liz Elrick, soph., p; Jordan VanderVelden, soph., u. Kimberly: Madi Surprise, soph., of. Menasha: Rachel Dementer, soph., of. Neenah: Brianna Frost, soph., u. Oshkosh North: Christine Hamer, soph., if; Cassie Buerger, soph., if. Oshkosh West: Taylor Skroski, jr., if; Marina Hereford, sr., u.

Eastern Wisconsin

Waupun landed three players on the all-EWC first team, while Campbellsport had one first-team honoree it was announced by the league.

Senior infielder Mackenzie Winning, junior infielder Kelsey Thompson and junior pitcher Tiffany Killam each landed a spot on the 13-member first team after leading the Warriors to the conference title.

Senior infielder Holly Loomans, senior outfielder Joslyn Kounelis and sophomore outfielder McKenna Keach were each named to the second team for Waupun.

Junior pitcher Brianna Gruenwald was the Cougars’ lone first-team selection, while sophomore catcher Nicole Hepp and junior infielder Hayley Emmer were named to the second team.

Earning honorable mention honors for Campbellsport were junior infielder Katie Schumacher, freshman outfielder Chey Renderman and junior utility player Hailey Zangl.


First team

Marissa Grapentine, sr., of, Plymouth; Briana Gruenwald, jr., p, Campbellsport; Mikaela Holdridge, jr., if, Plymouth; Melanie Juech, soph., c, Kewaskum; Tiffany Killam, jr., p, Waupun; Jenny Reicher, sr., u, Kewaskum; Rachel Romps, jr., p, Plymouth; Sara Romps, jr., c, Plymouth; Brenna Spencer, sr., of, Kiel; Kelsey Thompson, jr., if, Waupun; Sara Thompson, sr., if, Plymouth; Lindsay Winkler, soph., of, Kewaskum; Mackenzie Winning, sr., if, Waupun.

Second team

Allyson Bonde, sr., if, Kiel; Joa Caine, sr., if, Plymouth; Hayley Emmer, jr., if, Campbellsport; Brooke Goehring, sr., p, Kiel; Tristen Guelig, sr., p, New Holstein; Nicole Hepp, soph., c, Campbellsport; McKenna Keach, soph., of, Waupun; Joslyn Kounelis, sr., of, Waupun; Katie Kracht, sr., u, Kiel; Holly Loomans, sr., if, Waupun; Kelly Schmitz, sr., of, New Holstein; Bailee Walesh, sr., if, Two Rivers.

Honorable mention

Campbellsport: Katie Schumacher, jr., if; Chey Renderman, fr., of; Hailey Zangl, jr., u. Kewaskum: McKenzie Rosenthal, soph., if; Erica Chesek, sr., if. New Holstein: Tara Zipperer, sr., of. Sheboygan Falls: Abbi Christianson, sr., if.


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