By Stephen R. Farris
Mexia News Sports
The Mexia Ladycats landed 11 spots on the 2016 18-4A all-district softball team that was released earlier this week.
Senior McKenzie Bain made first team all-district as an infielder. She led the team in batting during the regular season with a .565 average and had a total of 39 hits, 28 runs scored, 28 RBI, 15 doubles, eight triples and two home runs. She was also named to the district’s all-academic team as well.
Bain will be playing for the Navarro Bulldog softball team next season.
Teammates Priscilla Garcia, Angel Carroll (both juniors) and Elaina Molina, a sophomore, earned spots on the district’s second team.
Garcia played infield for the Ladycats this season, batting .387 with 29 hits, 35 runs scored, 12 RBI, five doubles, three triples, a home run and seven stolen bases. She was also named to the district’s all-academic team.