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Daily Chronicle 2022 Softball All-Area Team

Kaneland's Olivia Stoker makes a diving attempt to catch a ball during their Class 3A Regional game against Woodstock Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at Kaneland High School in Maple Park.
Player of the Year
First team
Genoa-Kingston's Christine Venditti gives herself a hand after hitting a double during their game against Winnebago Thursday, April 28, 2022, at Genoa-Kingston High School.
Sycamore third baseman Paige Collie takes a throw as a Harlem baserunner slides back safely during their game Friday, March 25, 2022, at the Sycamore Community Sports Complex.
Kaneland's Emily Olp is all smiles as she rounds the bases after hitting a 3-run homer that put the Knights up 3-0 on Belvedere North Friday, June 3, 2022, during their IHSA Class 3A Sectional final game at Sycamore High School.
DeKalb's Lauren Gates drives the ball hard but right at the shortstop for an out  April 4, 2022 against Sterling.
Sycamore's Addison McLaughlin makes good contact during their game against DeKalb Friday, May 20, 2022, at Sycamore High School.
Kaneland's Olivia Stoker beats out an infield hit as Sterling's Sienna Stingley takes the throw Tuesday, May 31, 2022, during their Class 3A Sectional semifinal game at Sycamore High School.
Kaneland's Grace Algrim fires a pitch Tuesday, June 7, 2022, during their IHSA Class 3A supersectional game against Antioch at Kaneland High School in Maple Park.
Genoa-Kingston's Logan Neblock heads for third during their game against Winnebago Thursday, April 28, 2022, at Genoa-Kingston High School.