Webb Is All-State For Lin­coln Softball

Washington County Enterprise-Leader - - SPORTS - By Mark Humphrey

LIN­COLN — Lin­coln 2018 grad­u­ate Hol­lie Webb was an All-State se­lec­tion for her senior sea­son in softball.

Hol­lie Webb ap­peared in 25 softball games, bat­ting .342 as lead­off hit­ter with 97 plate ap­pear­ances. She pounded out 25 hits in 73 at-bats, scor­ing 30 runs with 11 runs bat­ted in and 3 dou­bles. She took 24 free bases-on-balls against 7 strike-outs ac­cu­mu­lat­ing an on-base per­cent­age of .505 and a slug­ging per­cent­age of .383. Hol­lie con­trib­uted 19 stolen bases ty­ing for the team lead with younger sis­ter, Kin­ley Webb.

Hol­lie Webb was one of four Lin­coln ath­letes with three on the buddy sys­tem sign­ing na­tional let­ters of in­tent to play col­lege softball on Wed­nes­day, May 9, in the Lin­coln High School li­brary.

Hol­lie Webb, who played third base; along with class­mates: short­stop Jada Cor­bit, out­fielder Katie Lank­ford, and out­fielder Madi­son Jone, who signed with Ec­cle­sia Col­lege of Spring­dale, will con­tinue their ca­reers in col­lege.

Hol­lie Webb com­mit­ted to play col­lege softball for Hen­der­son State Uni­ver­sity, at Arkadel­phia. Hol­lie Webb, who played three sports (bas­ket­ball, softball and vol­ley­ball) her senior year along with her sopho­more sis­ter, Kin­ley Webb, is the daugh­ter of Col­burn and Jes­sica Webb.

Go­ing into col­lege, Hol­lie Webb will pur­sue a ma­jor in Bi­ol­ogy, and wants to be­come a phys­i­cal ther­a­pist. Dur­ing her high school ca­reer at Lin­coln Hol­lie Webb was named All-Con­fer­ence three times, and All-Con­fer­ence hon­or­able men­tion as a fresh­men. She was in­vited to play softball for Le­gends 99 softball where she played for three years, re­ceiv­ing Of­fen­sive Player of the Year her ju­nior year. She was an Of­fen­sive MVP once for the le­gends, and also for the Lady Wolves. Hol­lie Webb main­tained 3.8 GPA through­out high school, and is very ex­cited to take her ed­u­ca­tion, and softball to the next level.

SUB­MIT­TED PHOTO

Lin­coln 2018 grad­u­ate Hol­lie Webb flanked by her par­ents, Col­burn and Jes­sica Webb. A three-sport ath­lete, Hol­lie earned All-Con­fer­ence hon­ors in bas­ket­ball, softball, and vol­ley­ball, in ad­di­tion to gar­ner­ing All-State recog­ni­tion in softball.

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