Fort Bend Christian’s Baseball and Softball Teams Take State


300-christianbaseballOn May 14th, both Fort Bend Christian Academy’s Varsity Baseball and Softball teams won the 2013 TAPPS 4A State Championships at the state playoffs at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.

Coach Kelly Ferguson Carroll’s Lady Eagles won their fourth state title in the 4-0 win over Fort Worth Christian School. Lizzy Fox pitched an outstanding game, striking out twelve and allowing only three hits. In addition to Fox, Haley Meinen, Jessica Zak and Kelsey Roberts were named to the All-Tournament Team.

Members of the Lady Eagles Softball team include Kelsey Roberts, Morgan Kornegay, Lauren Lazenby, Kendall Brown, Hannah Hawley, Parker McCarley, Katherine Krehmeier, Hayley Dryden, Jessica Zak, Jennifer Hudler, Elizabeth Fox, Madison Gould, Mady Hill, Lauren Brown, Haley Meinen and Maggie Beckman.  The team is coached by Head Coach Kelly Ferguson Carroll and Assistant Coaches Kelli Jacoby and Rachel Webking.  Managers for the team are Emily DeBuck, Brooke Hallaman and Amanda Williams.

Coach Jesse Roman led the Eagles to their first State Championship game with a tense 12-11 victory over Midland Christian School. With a commanding lead for the first half of the game, the Eagles had to battle back in the sixth inning with four hits to secure the state championship title. Named to the All-Tournament Team were Joe Lyall, Jack Thomas, Perry Hawley and Roe Medlin.

Members of the Eagles Baseball Team include Taylor Smith, Joe Lyall, Parker Smith, Brock Bartley, Ethan Stanley, Luke Pope, Rowe Medlin, Seth Hine, Perry Hawley, Tony Obeid, Trent Bohny, Hunter Ranly, Duncan McNair, Jack Thomas, Shea Hine, Michael Clines, Garret West, Ty Stubbs, Gunner West and Ryan Choi. The team is coached by Head Coach Jesse Roman and Assistant Coaches Mathis Huff, David McDaniel, Rob Thorborrow and C. Creighton Hoke. Team Managers are Lauren Ogden and Riley Russell, and Trainer Leslie Humphrey served on both championship teams.

Congratulations to the Fort Bend Christian Academy 2013 TAPPS 4A State Softball Champions and State Baseball Champions!