CHS’ Tweedy named district co-player of year

CNJ staff

Senior Annie Tweedy has been chosen the District 4-5A softball co-player of the year for the 2005 season in voting by district coaches on Sunday.

Tweedy was a first-team choice at third base and an honorable mention selection as a catcher for the Lady Wildcats, who were 13-13 overall and 3-9 in district play. She was CHS’ lone first-team selection.

Picked for the second team were senior pitcher Julie Surina, senior shortstop Laura Wood and sophomore outfielder Jordan Garrett. Honorable mention selections besides Tweedy were sophomore Cynthia Lucio at first base, freshman Samantha Ramos at second base and sophomore Sonia Chavez as a utility player.

All-District 4-5A
First team
Coco Navarrette, Carlsbad; Madi Machac, Sandia; Janae Owen, Carlsbad. Catcher: Tianna Rodriguez, Carlsbad. First base: Kelly Waite, Cibola. Second base: Sarah Martinez, Sandia. Third base: Annie Tweedy, Clovis. Shortstop: Katie Jo Castaneda, Carlsbad. Outfield: Carolyn Smith, Carlsbad; Brittany Kent, Carlsbad; Jessica Bailey, Sandia; Kylie Matsko, Sandia. Utility: Natasha Reyes, Cibola.
Second team
Julie Surina, Clovis. Catcher: Erin Brandow, Sandia. First base: Ashley Ingram, Carlsbad. Second base: Tamarra Waddle, Carlsbad. Third base: Savana Littlebear, Carlsbad. Shortstop: Laura Wood, Clovis. Outfield: Jordan Garrett, Clovis; Nikki Mahan, Hobbs; Britni Vickers, Carlsbad; Callan Martinez, Cibola. Utility: Amanda Laird, Carlsbad.
Honorable mention
Chelsie Drummond, Hobbs. Catchers: Annie Tweedy, Clovis; Jessica Alvarado, Hobbs. First base: Cynthia Lucio, Clovis. Second base: Samantha Ramos, Clovis; Naomi Montoya, Cibola. Third base: Latara Shockley, Sandia; Natasha Reyes, Cibola. Utility: Sonia Chavez, Clovis; Sarah Callaway, Hobbs.
Co-players of the year: Annie Tweedy, Clovis; Tianna Rodriguez, Carlsbad. Newcomer of the year: Brittany Kent, Carlsbad. Coach of the year: Tracy Vunkannon, Sandia.