The N.C. Softball Coaches Association puts out the largest all-state list of any team sport in North Carolina, with more players (more than 400) than teams (about 390 in the NCHSAA).
The following players from The News & Observer coverage area were named to the squad.
Chatham Central: Anna Brafford, senior.
Granville Central: Megan Taylor, senior; Taylor Bailey, junior; Kaitlyn Bowman, junior.
Jordan-Matthews: Holly Clark, junior; Dee Decristofaro, junior; Caroline Webster, junior; Marshall Phillips, freshman.
North Johnston: Kaylynn Batten, senior; Olivia Narron, junior.
South Granville: Erin Boone, senior (2A East player of the year); Hunter Mundy, junior; Savannah Tilley, junior; Miranda Barker, sophomore (2A East pitcher of the year; Abbie Colclough, sophomore; Megan White, freshman.
Cardinal Gibbons: Elizabeth Pedersen, junior; Kassidy Wood, junior; Clare Zureich, freshman.
Corinth Holders: Kelsie Hocutt, senior.
Lee County: Savannah Patterson, junior; Morgan Pedley, junior; Caroline Wilson, junior; Jacie Arrington, sophomore; Whitney Sanford, sophomore (3A East pitcher of the year); Tessa Wilson, sophomore.
Northwood: Alexa Bernard, senior; Kayli Blankenship, junior; Anna Jasper, junior; Carson Shaner, sophomore.
Orange: Montana Davidson, junior; Mia Davidson, sophomore (3A East player of the year).
Triton: Emma Thomas, senior; Lindsey Champion, junior.
Apex: Bailey Hathaway, senior; Julia Cerasi, junior; Kaitlyn Long, junior.
Fuquay-Varina: Ashlyn Long, junior.
Harnett Central: Anna Bain, senior; Madalyn Hamilton, senior; Brittany Clark, junior; Jordan Mangum, junior; Searria Fisher, sophomore.
Heritage: Laura Williams, senior; Jordan Gontram, junior; Laura Sales, junior.
Middle Creek: Kiley Majette, senior; Megan Walker, senior; Devin Wallace, junior.
Millbrook: Devin Williams, senior; Nichole Mooney, sophomore.
Northern Durham: Callie Horn, senior; McKenzie McCullen, freshman.
Panther Creek: Rachel Johnson, sophomore.
Rolesville: Madison Taylor, sophomore.
Wake Forest: Katy Holt, senior; Anna Wolfe, senior; Chelsey Cunningham, junior.
Wakefield: Amanda Dacunto, junior; Erin Fox, junior.
West Johnston: Rachel Willis, senior; Megan Mills, junior.