Area players earn IGCA all-state softball honors

Hampton-Dumont's Shelby Tidman scoops up a ball in the outfield during play this summer. Tidman earned third team all-state in Class 3A by the Iowa Girls' Coaches Association. (File photo)


DES MOINES – A back-to-back third-place finish in the Class 1A state softball tournament gained AGWSR all-state recognition recently by the Iowa Girls Coaches Association.

Announced Thursday, July 24, Cougars’ senior outfielder and lead-off hitter Madi Fryslie and junior pitcher Ashley Sicard earned first team all-state honors in Class 1A.

And, in a turn-around season for Hampton-Dumont, junior centerfielder Shelby Tidman was tabbed as third team all-state in Class 3A.

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