Weatherford Democrat


June 7, 2013

Lady Roos’ O’Brien tops in District 3-5A field

— Staff Report

With a 20-2 season record in the circle, paired with a .506 average in the batter’s box, Weatherford’s Kelsey ‘Kelso’ O’Brien was a strong choice as the Most Valuable Player from District 3-5A softball.

O’Brien was second among the Lady Roos in slugging percentage (.688) and led the team in on-base percentage (.604).

The Lady Roos had four players with First Team honors, led by senior infielders Kelsey Horton and Tawnye Bramlett, who are both headed to play at the next level in the fall.

Other seniors (now WHS grads) named to the all-district squad were outfielder Lauren Leach and pitcher Darrian Ross.

There were 10 Weatherford players who were named to the A-D rolls, along with eight who received all-academic recognition.

Lady Roo head coach Ty Comstock will be happy to welcome back the half-dozen underclassmen who were named to the all-district squad, as the WHS girls vie for yet another district championship in 2014.


Weatherford All-District Roster — District 3-5A


Most Valuable Player

Kelso O’Brien   Sophomore


First Team

Kelsey Horton  Sr    Shortstop Tawnye Bramlett  Sr  Third Base

      Liz Konig   Jr    Catcher  

Ashleigh Erb Soph Second Base


Second Team

Lauren Leach    Sr   Outfield

Darrian Ross   Sr   Pitcher


Honorable Mention

Courtney Cleveland   Jr   Outfield

     Abbey Cowan   Jr   First Base

   Caylee Bray     Soph    Outfield








Lauren Leach - Senior



Kelsey Horton - Senior

Lauren Leach - Senior

Liz Konig - Junior

Ashleigh Erb - Sophomore

Kelso O’Brien - Sophomore

Darrian Ross - Senior

Ariel Johns - Sophomore

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