Taconic Hills senior Emily Mottoshiski was named the 2021 Patroon Conference softball Most Valuable Player.

Mottoshski helped the Titans post an 11-5 overall record and reach the quarterfinal round of the Section II Class B playoffs. She batted .648 with 35 hits in 54 at-bats, including eight doubles, four triples and two home runs with 27 RBI.

On the mound, Mottoshiski also stood out, compiling a 10-5 record with a 1.94 earned run average, allowing just 27 earned runs in 97 innings pitched with 161 strikeouts.

Chatham’s J.B. Brantley Patroon earned Coach of the Year honors. Brantley guided the Panthers to an 18-1 overall record, winning the Patroon Conference championship and a second straight Section II Class C championship along the way.

The 2021 Patroon Conference Softball All-Stars:


Emily Mottoshiski/Taconic Hills

Coach of the Year

J.B. Brantley/Chatham


Riley Sitcer/Coxsackie-Athens

Melody Kappel/Greenville

Abby Taylor/ Chatham

Emma Haller/Greenville

Adryanna Jennings/Chatham

Kate Ackerman/Maple Hill

Emily Mesick/Chatham

Abby Jepsen/Hudson

Macayla Sparacino/Taconic Hills


Olive Mountain/Chatham

Emma Dugan/Maple Hill

Hannah Taylor/Chatham

Grave Alvarez/Taconic Hills

Madelynn Prato/Greenville

Molly SanEmeterio/Greenville

Michaela Masten/Taconic Hills

Ava Edmonds/Catskill

Lily Kritzman/Hudson

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