The Huntingtown High School Girls’ Softball Team, the Hurricanes, under the leadership of Head Coach Mike Johnson, are the 2018 Maryland Class 3A State Champions. After defeating Westminster High School of Carroll County, with a final score of 5-0, completing a 24-2 season, the Hurricanes’ softball program won their third consecutive 3A Southern Regional Championship and fourth Southern Maryland Athletic Conference Championship
The members of the 2018 Huntingtown High School State Champion softball team are: Taylor Beach, Alyssa Elliott, Sophie Futchko, Tori Fletcher, Taylor Hastings, Callie Hilgenberg, Ashlyn Hilgenberg, Loni Holliday, Melissa Holliday, Alexis Mann, Jordan Paddy, Paxtan Perry, Elizabeth Poissant, Jaden Vermillion, Sabrina Worley; and assistant coaches Jordan DeGennaro and Ronnie Seger.
The youth of Calvert County represent our most treasured resource; the accomplishments, achievements, and abilities of these young citizens deserve the recognition and praise of their elders. The Calvert Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) wished to pay tribute to the dedication, many long hours of practice, fine performance, and accomplishments of the Huntingtown High School Girls’ Softball Team. The commissioners proclaimed sincere congratulations and best wishes for continued success were hereby extended to the young ladies of the Huntingtown High School Girls’ Softball Team on winning the 2018 3A State Championship. They further proclaimed appreciation and thanks to Head Coach Mike Johnson for his guidance and encouragement to the team.
Margit Miller / Calvert Beacon