Latham makes North-South game

Abbey Latham hit a pair of homers against Jackson Tuesday in a 10-3 Demopolis win.

Abbey Latham hit a pair of homers against Jackson Tuesday in a 10-3 Demopolis win.

Demopolis High School standout catcher Abbey Latham has July 19 marked on her calendar after being named to the AHSAA North-South All-Star Game last week.

Latham is one of 36 juniors from around the state selected to play in the game. An Ole Miss commit, Latham is leading a youthful Lady Tigers squad this year with a robust .562 batting average to go along with seven homeruns and 12 stolen bases. To date, Latham has driven in 42 runs and scored 39 times.

 

2016 SOFTBALL ALL-STAR ROSTERS    
       
NORTH ALL-STARS    
       
Player School Pos. Ht.
Kiara Akles Cleburne County P/3B 5’4
Alysia Anderson Clements SS 5’2
Shelby Booker James Clemens 3B 5’1
Briana Chappell Tuscaloosa County 1B/OF 5’9
Destinee Cole Pinson Valley SS 5’8
Kalli Daniel Russellville SS 5’6
Laken Distefano Central – Florence P 6’0
Zoie Emrick Buckhorn P 5’5
Alaina Hampton Coosa Christian C/SS 5’10
Brooke Ingram Fort Payne OF 5’3
Timberlyn Shurbutt Alexandria SS 5’5
Kendall Sides Sumiton Christian CF 5’7
Chandler Sparkman Decatur Heritage P/IF 5’10
Kailey Stoker Sparkman P/OF 5’4
Mary Katherine Tedder Spain Park SS/2B 5’8
Abby Tissier Hoover C 5’8
Rylee Waldrep Oxford P 5’5
Annie Willis Westminster Christian P 5’11
COACHES      
       
John Simmons Hayden    
David Bryant Pleasant Valley    
Kent Chambers Bob Jones (Administrative)  
       
       
SOUTH ALL-STARS    
       
Player School Pos. Ht.
Josie Page Washington County SS 5’6
Hailee Powell Faith Academy C 5’4
Mallory Druhan Spanish Fort SS 5’5
Delaney Thomas Baker 2B 5’6
Alex Wilcox Brantley P 5’10
Talia Truitt Rehobeth OF 5’4
Cydney Sizemore Dothan P 5’3
Amya Myhand Northview OF 5’4
Shelbie Burbage Prattville Christian SS 5’3
Reagan Watkins Lamp P 5’7
Hannah Dailey Saint James 3B 5’8
Schylur Edwards Alabama Christian OF 5’7
Abbey Latham Demopolis C 6’0
Layton Murphy Marbury P 5’3
Katie Young Opelika 2B 5’2
Kelsie Cornelius Wetumpka C 5’10
O’Neil Roberson Oak Mountain 1B 5’8
Bailie Barnes Beauregard P 5’10

 

COACHES      
       
Rachael McClure Prattville    
Barry Roberts Robertsdale    
Susan Barnes Elba (Administrative)