BNL’s Stone named All-Star and All-State

BNL senior Sarah Stone has been named All-State and selected for the North-South All-Star games.

By Justin Sokeland

BEDFORD – Bedford North Lawrence senior Sarah Stone was named to the South All-Star squad for the annual North-South clash on June 19 at Decatur Central.

Stone, a University of Kentucky recruit, was also named First Team All-State for Class 3A-4A by the Indiana Coaches of Girls Sports Association. BNL’s Annie Waggoner was named Third Team All-State.

Stone has been an offensive force for the No.8 Stars (28-4). She is hitting .553 with 17 home runs, 49 RBIs and 46 runs scored. Waggoner is hitting .406 with 6 homers and 41 RBIs, and she’s 20-1 in the pitching circle.

Stone is also a candidate for the Miss Softball award, which will be announced during the All-Star doubleheader.

“This is awesome,” Stone said. “It’s something I’ve worked toward my entire high school career. And I wouldn’t be here without my teammates and my coaches.”

BNL’s Brad Gilbert was named District 5 Coach of the Year.