Nine Vikings named to All-League roster

The Far West Leagues for baseball and softball announced the 2017 All-League rosters, and among those making the list were nine Siuslaw players.

For FWL softball, senior Claire Waggoner received First-Team honors for her work at first base. Also getting recognition for the Lady Viks was senior Heidi Jones for her performance in the pitcher’s circle this season.

Joining Jones on the Second-Team All-League roster was freshman outfielder Mia Collins.

Receiving Honorable Mention from Far West League coaches was senior catcher Nikki Launius.

For the boys, the Viking baseball team received five All-League nods, beginning with senior infielder Brogan Cornish with First-Team recognition.

Second-Team honors went to junior shortstop Jared Brandt, with Honorable Mentions for senior pitcher and outfielder Kelby White, senior catcher and outfielder Hunter Simington and sophomore pitcher and first baseman Gabe Simington, both of Mapleton.