Metamora High School Softball

Staff reports
Pictured, from left, are junior pitcher Erica Phillips, senior second baseman Kasey Kanaga and senior shortstop Maddie Anglin after Metamora’s Regional title win May 26. Phillips, Kanaga and Anglin made the Class 3A all-state team. Anglin was a first-team selection

Metamora senior shortstop Maddie Anglin received first team all-state honors as part of the 16-player Class 3A all-state first team, which was announced last week.

Senior first baseman Kasey Kanaga and junior pitcher Erica Phillips made the second team.

Anglin led the Redbirds with a .504 batting average and 35 RBIs. She hit four home runs, 14 doubles and scored 46 runs.

Kanaga hit .465 and scored a team-high 50 runs. She led the Redbirds with 32 stolen bases and made just three errors in 106 chances at second base.

Phillips went 32-5 with a 1.48 earned run average. She struck out 174 batters in 227 innings. She also hit .359 with 14 doubles and 27 RBIs.

Metamora (34-5) won the Mid-Illini Conference and a Regional title before falling to Geneseo in the East Moline Sectional final.