WA Athletes Shine at 2018 Nationals

WA Athletes Shine at 2018 Nationals

After the completion of the 2018 National Championships for most age groups, Western Australia finished strong having a total of 11 players selected in All Tournament Teams, as well as receiving individual awards across the age groups.

Softball WA would formally like to congratulate the following athletes on their selection:

U17 Girls –  All Tournament Team

Brooke Clappinson – Catcher

Gemma Hooker – 1st Base

Tamikah Turner-Hames – 3rd Base

Individual Awards

Esther Deason Shield Most Valuable Player – Gemma Hooker


U19 Women – All Tournament Team 

Brielle Karklin – Catcher

Sara Riou – Outfield

Holly Touchell – Outfield

U19 Men – All Tournament Team

Jordan Howel – Short Stop

Jett Wright – Designated Player


Open Women – All Tournament Team 

Leigh Godfrey – Outfield

Individual Awards

Sybil Turner Medal for Best batter –  Leigh Godfrey

Open Men – All Tournament Team 

Brendon O’Byrne – Short Stop

Scott Patterson – Outfield


CONGRATULATIONS to all players on your achievements!