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June 12, 2013
INDEPENDENCE -- After earning Oregon West Conference player of the year honors this season, Central High sophomore shortstop Ryanne Huffman garnered her second-straight all-state honor as she was selected to the Class 4A first team by the state's coaches.
Freshman third baseman Kelsi Christenson and senior outfielder Brittney Bettles earned their first all-state honors, as Christenson was selected to the second team and Bettles was a third-team honoree.
State champion Banks swept the state's special awards, as freshman infielder Makenna Partain was named the player of the year, senior Kaylin Vandomelen was selected as the pitcher of the year and coach Jenny Compton was the coach of the year.