The Germantown softball team returned to the state tournament this season and also placed second in the North Shore Conference with an 11-3 record.

Senior Carly Szada received first-team All-Conference honors at pitcher. Szada finished the season with an 11-4 record, 91 strikeouts and a 2.60 ERA.

In the NSC, Szada ranked third with a 1.08 ERA and tied for first with a 1.000 fielding percentage.

Szada also earned Wisconsin Fastpitch Softball Coaches Association second-team All-State.

Senior infielder Amanda Williams was first team after ranking third in the league with 18 RBIs. For the season, Williams hit .378.

Maddie Yont, a senior infielder, was also first-team All NSC. Yont batted .468 in 2017.

Junior catcher Ellie Decker and sophomore outfielder Hannah Lalk made the second team. 

Decker was third in the North Shore with a .946 slugging percentage.

Lauren Arnholt, a sophomore utility player, also earned second-team status.

Freshman pitcher Gia Szada, junior infielder Sam Oswald and senior outfielder Kailee Garstecki were honorable mention.

Grafton's Amanda Parson's was the NSC Player of the Year.

First team All-Conference for North Shore softball

Kirsten Krause, Grafton, so. (pitcher); Carly Szada, Germantown, sr. (pitcher); Amanda Parson, Grafton, sr. (catcher); Amanda Williams, Germantown, sr. (infield); Ally Parsons, Grafton, sr. (infield); Maddie Yont, Germantown, sr. (infield); Hayden Nelson, Whitefish Bay, so. (infield); Danielle Koziczkowski, Grafton, sr. (outfield); Bernie Moyer, Homestead, so (outfield); Sophie Hess, Whitefish Bay, jr. (outfield); Sam Schindler, Homestead, jr. (utility).