Wednesday, January 13th 2016

Softball signs eight high school student-athletes

The Kilgore College softball team will hold a signing ceremony 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 15, in the Devall Student Center’s Devall Room.

Eight high school seniors will be introduced that will start playing for KC in the fall of 2016.

KC will begin its fourth season in school history Jan. 29 in Galveston.

The head coach of the Rangers is Leslie Messina.

For more information on the KC softball program, visit

Above photo from left to right:

  • Leslie Messina, head coach
  • Hannah Carpenter, MI, Bridge City, TX (Bridge City HS)
  • Elizabeth Davis, OF, Longview, TX (Hallsville HS)
  • Laci Hambalek, MI/U, West Columbia, TX (Columbia HS)
  • Avery Hooks, MI/3B, Groves, TX (Port Neches-Groves HS)
  • Hailey Ribaud, P, Pearland, TX (Pearland HS)
  • Kaitlyn Stebelton, OF, Crosby, TX (Crosby HS)
  • Katy Worrell, P, Maud, TX (Redwater HS)

Not pictured: Shelby Edwards, C, Georgetown, TX (East View HS)

Photo by Jon Vashey/KC