Richwood, Navarro Lead All-PAL Softball Teams

El Camino's Rodriguez, San Mateo's Sutton and Woodside's Miller earn All-PAL Ocean individual awards; complete all-league teams for PAL Bay and Ocean Divisions released.

Hillsdale High ace Jordan Richwood and Capuchino catcher Jamie Navarro headlined the Peninsula Athletic League softball awards that were released Tuesday, collecting the highest individual honors in the top-tier Bay Division.

Richwood was named the PAL Bay Division pitcher of the year after guiding Hillsdale to its second straight league championship. Heading into the Knights’ Central Coast Section playoff opener today, the senior right-hander sports a 21-4 record and a 0.59 earned run average. Richwood has totaled 309 strikeouts in 165 innings, issuing just 26 walks. The Memphis-bound right-hander, who shared PAL Bay pitcher of the year honors in 2010 with Capuchino’s Michele Pilster, has amassed 19 shutouts.

, who will play at College of San Mateo next year, landed PAL Bay Division player of the year honors for the first time. The senior leadoff hitter led Capuchino in many offensive categories during the regular season, including batting average (.469), hits (38), runs (25), extra-base hits (14) and slugging percentage (.753).

In the PAL Ocean Division, El Camino senior Selina Rodriguez was selected as the player of the year, and Woodside senior Ashley Miller and San Mateo junior Bailey Sutton shared pitcher of the year honors.

Here are the complete 2011 All-PAL Bay and Ocean teams:

PAL Bay Division Player of the Year: Jamie Navarro, Capuchino, senior

PAL Bay Division Pitcher of the Year: Jordan Richwood, Hillsdale, senior



Courtney Tyler,  Hillsdale, sophomore

Danielle Fonseca, Hillsdale, junior

Kaylin Stewart, Hillsdale, senior

Kelly Robinson, Carlmont, junior

Megan Hansen, Carlmont, senior

Michele Pilster, Capuchino, senior

Jennifer Lewis, Capuchino, junior

Alana O’Neill, Terra Nova, sophomore

Maureen Duddy, Aragon, junior

Elena Bowman, Aragon, junior



Marissa Cho, Hillsdale, junior

Gabriella Pons, Carlmont, freshman

Taylor Yzagurrie, Carlmont, sophomore

Janelle Shiozaki, Carlmont, junior

Arianna Wassmer, Capuchino, junior

Kristin Chaney, Burlingame, sophomore

Devon Murphy, Terra Nova, senior

Lyndsay Klimenko, Half Moon Bay, sophomore

Brook Ramsey, Aragon, junior

Simala Afea, Terra Nova, sophomore

Merry Grace Chambers, Burlingame, senior

Gretchen Diekman, Burlingame, junior



Lindsay Nielson, Hillsdale, junior

Danielle Giuliacci, Carlmont, freshman

Gaby Tudury, Capuchino, junior

Nicki Lunghi, Burlingame, sophomore

Jessica Lehane, Half Moon Bay, junior

Alyssa Giannini, Half Moon Bay, junior

Katelyn Warren, Mills, junior


PAL Ocean Division player of the year: Selina Rodriguez, El Camino, senior

PAL Ocean Division co-pitcher of the year: Ashley Miller, Woodside, senior

PAL Ocean Division co-pitcher of the year: Bailey Sutton, San Mateo, junior



Francie Cohen, San Mateo, senior

Tayler Titus, San Mateo, junior

Karyn Jacobs, San Mateo, junior

Andrea Sims, South San Francisco, sophomore

Elaina Revilla, El Camino, senior

Kathleen Vallarino, Menlo-Atherton, junior

Lauren Diller, Menlo-Atherton, junior

Mikayla Wilkes, Sequoia, sophomore

Nicole Kielty, Sequoia, junior

Niki Serrano, Sequoia, senior

Samantha Parker, Woodside, junior

Kimi Wong, Woodside, junior

Rebecca Pilakowski, Woodside, sophomore



Kalia Chavez, South San Francisco, senior

Elisa Pineda, San Mateo, senior

Megan Hughes, San Mateo, senior

Shannon Wischer, San Mateo, junior

Alexis Guitran, Menlo-Atherton, senior

Erin LaPorte, Menlo-Atherton, sophomore

Caitlin Castagnola, Sequoia, sophomore

Sarah Singh, Sequoia, junior

Ashley Killmon, Sequoia, sophomore

Tarah Brunelle, Sequoia, junior

Amanda Canepa, Woodside, senior

Allie Effisimo, Woodside, senior

Allie McBride, Woodside, freshman



Jennifer Gomez, San Mateo, senior

Jackie Gonzalez, Menlo-Atherton, sophomore

Sabrina Canepa, Woodside, sophomore

Alaina Woo, Sequoia, sophomore

Claudia Warren May 18, 2011 at 09:35 PM
Congratulations to all the girls in the Bay & Ocean divisions! Way to go Maureen, Elena, Kelly, & Michele for making Bay 1st team. Congrats to Gaby & Katelyn for making Bay honorable mention. Nice work Bailey for making co pitcher of the year! You all should be very proud of all the hard work you all put into the season.


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