Several Ellis County athletes have been named to the Texas High School Coaches Association’s academic all-state baseball and softball teams for the 2019-20 school year.
Midlothian ISD softball teams garnered numerous honors, with four from each high school being named academic all-state.
Kloe Jansonius of Heritage High School was named first team and teammates Jessica Hershey and Kailey Pollock were second team, along with Victoria Trevino, who was honorable mention.
From MHS, Ivy Beard was named to the second team and Kristalyn Brown, Sabrina Kiss and Kamryn Plunk were honorable mention.
In baseball, Midlothian Heritage’s Gabriel Vazquez was named honorable mention, along with Ennis’ Cameron Skrivanek. Ethan Child of Ferris was named second-team academic all-state.
Maypearl wound up with a huge haul of honors, with five players earning recognition. Angel Pinter was named first-team academic all-state, while Mason New and Clayton Spradling were named second team and Christian Ezell and Andrew Roland were honorable mention.