A season of success during league play and otherwise finally saw its conclusion with an awards banquet held for the Lassen High School softball teams on Monday, June 5.
Though the girls on both the junior varsity and varsity teams finally started summer vacation on Friday, June 2, the Grizzlies were more than willing to reunite for an evening of reminiscing and celebrating efforts seen throughout the season.
Varsity head coach Hillary Magarrell started the evening off with an acknowledgement of her appreciation toward Lassen High School, the administration, coaching staff, junior varsity staff
and ultimately the family and friends who a unconditional supporters of the ladies at the diamond.
Junior varsity head coach Megan Carver and assistant volunteer coach Jason Kerby took over from there with their recognition of each girl on the junior varsity team.
Carver said, “It was a fun year girls. I hope you had a good time because I sure did while getting to know and work with each and every one of you.”
The junior varsity player honored with the Most Improved Award was Ellie Stewart. Carver mentioned the many goals each girl had set for the team as well as for themselves. According to Carver, “(Stewart) constantly worked on them, and by the end of the year, she crushed almost every single one of her goals.”
Jewel Kerby earned the Most Inspirational Award for her eagerness to encourage the team as well as her ability to play nearly…
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