Lady Raider Softball Banquet Held Monday Night

(L-R) Gateway Tire Manager Jeff Cox, Horizon winner Anna Spellings, MVP Brianna Jones and Thunder Radio's Lucky Knott.. Photo by Barry West

(L-R) Gateway Tire Manager Jeff Cox, Horizon winner Anna Spellings, MVP Brianna Jones and Thunder Radio’s Lucky Knott.. Photo by Barry West

Monday night was the annual softball banquet for the Coffee County Lady Raiders. Many awards were given out during the event held at the Fraternal Order of Police building in Manchester.
The Thunder Radio/Gateway Tire and Service Center MVP was awarded to Brianna Jones and the Gateway Horizon award winner was Anna Spellings. Jones set school records for strikeouts in a game, 21, in a season, 372 and best ever ERA of 0.48. Jones was 4th best in strikeouts in the nation. Spellings overcame injuries received in a horrible car accident to start in RF her senior year.
Coach Terry Floyd announced the players that received All-District 8-AAA honors this season. Brianna Jones was named pitcher of the year. Others named all-district were Bethany Baker, Shelby Giles, Taylor Barnes, Brittany Williams and Anna Spellings. Coach Floyd handed out numerous other awards.