WALLA WALLA - The Wa-Hi Blue Devils made a dent in state and national softball teams last week.
Wa-Hi pitcher Hope Klicker was selected Washington State Class 4A Player of the Year, first team Louisville Slugger/National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All Region West team and second team All-American. She was the only player from Washington named to the All-American team, and one of two from the Pacific Northwest.
Klicker was selected first-team pitcher on the Class 4A state team.
Catcher Vicki Reardon was also selected first team, and Andrea Hamada was selected second team outfield.
Jill McDaniels was selected second team in the Louisville Slugger/NFCA All Region West.
McDaniels and Klicker were two of three Washington players selected for the West Team; 15 came from California, eight from Arizona, three from New Mexico, two from Utah and one from Oregon.