Nebraska high school state softball tournament capsules

Class B

Elkhorn

Coach: Allen Schutte

Record and W-H rating: 26-6, 3rd

Leading hitters: Cassidy Coltvet, .446; Ella Dalton, .441; Jaydn Hunt, .409; Sydney Nuismer, .395; Rachel Bruner, .392; Jaycee Schutte, .370.

Leading pitcher: Sydney Nuismer, 16-6, 2.46.

State appearance: 15th (champion 2004-2007, 2014; runner-up, 2001, 2002, 2012).

Omaha Skutt

Coach: Keith Engelkamp

Record and W-H rating: 26-7, 1st

Leading hitters: Hannah Camenzind, .540; Lauren Camenzind, .526; Elise Warneke, .460; Lauren Milone, .458; Paige Warneke, .397.

Leading pitchers: Elise Warneke, 10-1, 2.55; Hannah Camenzind, 11-2, 3.27.

State appearance: 9th (champion, 2011, 2013; runner-up, 2008).

Beatrice

Coach: Gary Lytle

Record and W-H rating: 26-7, 4th

Leading hitters: Addison Barnard, .516; Olivia Aden, .495; Whitney Schwisow, .441; Hannah Lytle, .379.

Leading pitchers: Addison Barnard, 14-4, 2.46; Bailey Green, 12-3, 4.43.

State appearance: 19th (champion, 2000, 2001, 2003; runner-up, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2011).

Crete

Coach: Shawn Carr

Record and W-H rating: 25-9, 2nd

Leading hitters: Elizabeth Eltze, .573; Morgan Maly, .462; Alexis Mach, .442; Jayda Weyand, .398.

Leading pitcher: Alexis Mach, 25-9, 0.29.

State appearance: 2nd (champion, 2017).

Hastings

Coach: Peter Theoharis

Record and W-H rating: 26-12, 8th

Leading hitters: Ellie McCoy, .550; Kaelan Schultz, .505; Sophie Cerveny, .424; Faith Molina, .382; Elle Douglas, .375.

Leading pitchers: Ellie McCoy, 12-1, 3.42; Elle Douglas, 14-9, 4.71.

State appearance: 8th

Blair

Coach: Jennifer Fangmeier

Record and W-H rating: 16-12, NR

Leading hitters: Katie Goske, .511; Cayla Nielsen, .395.

Leading pitchers: Alison Blum, 9-5, 4.60; Taylor Cooper, 7-7, 5.50.

State appearance: 13th (champion 2008-10).

Omaha Gross

Coach: Michala Jacobson

Record and W-H rating: 17-10, 6th

Leading hitters: Abbie Jo Gaube, .482; Abigail Dickey .464; Callie Billings, .438; Mackenna Sidzyik, .395; Karlie Chonis, .388.

Leading pitchers: Jenna Skradski, 5-3, 3.04; Rachel Jacobson, 7-2, 3.45; Jordan Skradski, 5-5, 3.52.

State appearance: 8th (runner-up, A-1993).

North Platte

Coach: Jeff Barner

Record and W-H rating: 22-14, NR

Leading hitters: Abby Orr, .432; Sydney Barner, .429; Haven Rawles, .417; Aspen Nelson, .411.

Leading pitcher: Joslyn Freeze, 19-12, 3.76.

State appearance: 12th (runner-up A-1997).

Class C

Wayne

Coach: Rob Sweetland

Record and W-H rating: 31-0, 1st

Leading hitters: Victoria Kniesche, .576; Sidney Biggerstaff, .532; Vivianne Kniesche, .455; Abigail Ankeny, .412; Maysn Dorey, .372; Kayla Fleming, .370.

Leading pitchers: Victoria Kniesche, 26-0, 0.17; Kendall Dorey, 5-0, 1.91.

State appearance: 16th (champion, 2003, 2004; runner-up, 2007, 2009, 2013).

Arlington

Coach: Janelle Lorsch

Record and W-H rating: 23-7, 4th

Leading hitters: Taylor Wakefield, .495; Sarah Theiler, .450.

Leading pitcher: Sarah Theiler, 18-5, 2.85.

State appearance: 4th (champion, 2012).

West Point GACC

Coach: Allan Kreikemeier

Record and W-H rating: 24-7, 3rd

Leading hitters: Marissa Hunke, .600; Avery Kreikemeier, .405; Kayla Fischer, .380; Brenna Rief, .379.

Leading pitcher: Brooke Meister, 13-5, 4.31.

State appearance: 8th (champion, 2014; runner-up, 2012).

Wahoo Neumann

Coach: David Brabec

Record and W-H rating: 23-8, 7th

Leading hitters: Mary Chvatal, .454; Taylor Stuhr, .405; Maggie Vasa, .405; Catherine Ohnoutka, .372.

Leading pitcher: Hadley Chvatal, 22-8, 2.21.

State appearance: 6th (champion, 2017; runner-up, 2015).

Auburn

Coach: Grant Cole

Record and W-H rating: 25-3, 2nd

Leading hitters: Kylie Allen, .470; Mollie Grant, .446; Haley Clark, .429; Leah Grant, .397; Macy Rieschick, .370

Leading pitchers: Kylie Allen, 11-3, 2.43; Macy Rieschick, 9-0, 2.02.

State appearance: 3rd

Centennial

Coach: Jake Polk

Record and W-H rating: 25-9, 5th

Leading hitters: Chaylee Tonniges, .415; Daylee Dey, .404; Shelby Ziegler, .400.

Leading pitchers: Alycia Timmerman, 10-2, 2.37; Lilly Cast, 15-7, 2.69.

State appearance: 8th

Milford

Coach: Tom McCall

Record and W-H rating: 18-12, 6th

Leading hitters: Calyn Mowinkel, .478; Callie Carraher, .417; Emma Maple, .392.

Leading pitcher: Callie Carraher, 12-7, 2.24.

State appearance: 10th

Cozad

Coach: Ashley Ford

Record and W-H rating: 18-15, 10th

Leading hitter: Brenna Dugan, .510.

Leading pitcher: Reagan Armagost, 13-11, 4.17.

State appearance: 14th (champion, 2001, 2002; runner-up, B-1999, 2016).

Nebraska high school softball rankings, Oct. 10

Top 10

1. Papillion-La Vista 31-0 1

2. Lincoln Southwest 33-4 2

3. Millard South 23-6 3

4. Omaha Skutt 26-7 NR

5. Millard West 24-6 4

6. Omaha Marian 23-8 6

7. Gretna 21-6 7

8. Crete 25-9 NR

9. Omaha Burke 21-10 NR

10. Elkhorn 26-6 5

Class A

1. Papillion-La Vista 31-0 1

2. Lincoln Southwest 33-4 2

3. Millard South 23-6 3

4. Millard West 24-6 4

5. Omaha Marian 23-8 5

6. Gretna 21-6 6

7. Omaha Burke 21-10 9

8. Lincoln North Star 24-12 7

9. Grand Island 25-15 8

10. Papillion-La Vista South 18-16 10

Class B

1. Omaha Skutt 26-7 4

2. Crete 25-9 5

3. Elkhorn 26-6 1

4. Beatrice 26-7 3

5. Elkhorn South 16-12 2

6. Omaha Gross 17-10 NR

7. Hastings 26-12 8

8. Norris 21-12 NR

9. Fairbury 22-10 NR

10. Waverly 22-11 7

Class C

1. Wayne 31-0 1

2. Auburn 25-3 3

3. West Point GACC 24-7 8

4. Arlington 23-7 2

5. Centennial 25-9 9

6. Milford 18-12 NR

7. Wahoo Neumann 23-8 4

8. Raymond Central 24-10 5

9. Hastings St. Cecilia 22-10 7

10. Cozad 18-15 NR

9. Centennial 21-9 9

10. Wahoo 17-9 10

Auburn vs. Bishop Neumann

When: 2 p.m. Wednesday

Where: Bill Smith Softball Complex, Hastings

Radio: 103.1 FM, b103.fm, ncnsportsnow.com

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