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Four Northgate players earn spot on All-Region teamn


  • By Rebecca Leftwich
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  • Nov. 06, 2018 - 2:48 PM

Four players off the 2018 Northgate softball team earned a spot on the Region 5 6A softball team after helping the Lady Vikings finish 18-13 and a trip to the Sweet 16.

Junior catcher Sarah Turi, sophomore infielder Natalie Heath, junior infielder Ashley Kent, and junior  outfielder Alissa Bolinger were selected from Northgate.

Turi batted over .300 for the Lady Vikings. Heath batted over .400, had more than 20 RBIs and also displayed some power with a couple of home runs.

Kent hit over .300, scored more than 17 runs, and was one of the Lady Vikings’ leaders in RBIs.

Bolinger played in the outfield and also pitched for the Lady Vikings. She finished in double figures in RBIs and runs scored.

All four of the Lady Vikings who earned a spot on the all-region team return next year.