The Saddleback softball season came to a close last week and with the end of the season comes the selection of the all-conference team. Jillian Gellatly and Paige Welk were both named to the All-Orange Empire Conference Team over the weekend.
Gellatly was named Second Team All-OEC after finishing the season with a .314 batting average and leading the team with five doubles. She finished with a .918 fielding percentage, playing most of the season at shortstop while filling in with eight appearances on the mound as a pitcher. Gellatly led the team with a .400 batting average in conference play, boasting a .467 on-base percentage. Her biggest offensive game came against Orange Coast College late in the season when she went 3-for-4 with two RBI against the Pirates.
Welk garnered Orange Empire Conference Honorable Mention status after leading the team with a .348 batting average for the season. In addition, she led the team in on-base percentage for the year (.452). Welk batted .391 during the Orange Empire Conference schedule, leading the team with 18 hits. She had multiple three-hit games during the season, going 3-for-3 against Golden West on April 1 and 3-for-3 against Orange Coast on April 19.