Four Lady Pacers on All Conference team


The Ohio River Valley Conference has announced its All Conference team in softball, and the ORVC champion Switzerland County Lady Pacers have four players on the squad.

Seniors Brittany Cole and Holly Jackson and juniors Kodi Driver and Ashley Chase were named to the 13-member team, which is voted on by conference coaches. A coach may not vote for players on his or her own team.

Joining the four Switzerland County players were: Laura Lovern and Sammie Walton of Rising Sun; Devin Brierly and Judy Ellis of Southwestern; Janelle Hardesty and Alisha Lord of Jac-Cen-Del; Kathryn Gray of Shawe; Casey Payne of South Ripley; and Katie Volz of Milan.

Alli Rumsey of Rising Sun, Holly Toops of South Ripley, and Katie Volz of Milan were named as the Mental Attitude Award winners; and Steven Konkle of Switzerland County was honored as the Coach of the Year.