Sam Gatica celebrates after her double became a triple during game two of the Tigerettes’ game against Lamesa in Area Contest this year. Gatica was selected by the Texas Girls Coaches Association this year to play in the TGCA All Star Game. To be selected, a player must have just completed their Junior year. Only 28 girls total from classes 1A-4A are selected to play in this game. Gatica will be playing for the Red team on July 13 in Arlington. She is one of two known softball players from Slaton to play in this game, along with Kamryn Gibbs.
(Slatonite file photo/