Castillo leads BSHS all-district contingent

Angelina Castillo headlines a group of seven Big Spring Lady Steers who were named to the All-District 5-3A Softball Team.Castillo, a sophomore catcher for the Lady Steers, was named Defensive Most Valuable Player of the all-district team, which was selected by a vote of the league coaches.Sydney Laws of Brownwood was named district MVP, while her teammate, Sydnie Darden, was selected as the league's offensive MVP.Two Lady Steers were named to the all-district first team — junior first baseman Mackenzie Stone and sophomore outfielder Hailey Dimidjian.Valerie Ross, one of only three seniors on this year's BSHS squad, was named to the all-district second team as a pitcher, as was sophomore shortstop Logan Yarbar.Rounding out Big Spring's all-district contingent were senior third baseman Jillian Valle and sophomore utility player Ayanna Gomez, who received honorable mention recognition.The Lady Steers finished third in District 5-3A this season and were defeated by Iowa Park in the first round of the state playoffs.District 5-3A All-District Softball TeamMVP: Sydney Laws, BrownwoodNewcomer of the Year: Adrianna Hernandez, Snyder Offensive MVP: Sydnie Darden, BrownwoodCo-Offensive MVP: Makenley Lunsford, WylieDefensive MVP: Angelina Castillo, Big SpringFirst team pitcher: Taylor McKoy, SweetwaterSecond team Pitcher: Valerie Ross, Big SpringFirst team catcher: Cassie Cummings, WylieSecond team catcher: Amanda Luecke, SnyderFirst team Infield Nat Delatorre, BrownwoodLarisa Salazar, BrownwoodAshtin Hand - SnyderMackenzie Stone, Big SpringAlicia Finn, SweetwaterChelsea Contreras, WylieFirst Team OutfieldKate Atchley, BrownwoodMaitlyn Yarbrough, WylieHailey Dimidjian, Big SpringLucero Espinoza, SnyderKendra Crosson, SweetwaterSecond Team InfieldSuede Shirley, SweetwaterChicken Browning, SweetwaterMallorie Maxwell, BrownwoodBrianna West, WylieHeather Medrano, SnyderLogan Yarbar, Big SpringTaylor Garcia, SnyderSecond Team OutfieldKelsi Crosson, Sweetwater Cherita George, Brownwood Alyson Finnigan, Brownwood Melyssa Lunsford, WylieHonorable MentionAshley Vaccaro, BrownwoodMadison Guzman, SnyderEmily Fitzhugh, WylieMorgan Runge, SweetwaterAyanna Gomez, Big SpringJillian Valle, Big Spring