HS & Club Softball

Previewing Nebraska State Tournament, Class C

Image Credit: Grant Egger

Fall high school state tournaments are underway and there are some fantastic teams and athletes ready to take the field! We are breaking down the various tournaments and fields.

Find our look at Class A here and Class B here.
You can find the official Nebraska bracket, here.


Entering the tournament with a 24-4 record, Fairbury is new to the tournament field as they did not qualify last season. They have eight day-to-day players hitting over .300 lead by senior Raven DeFrain who is hitting .500 with 54 RBI, five doubles, and six home runs.

Other impact offensive players include Jaelle Johnson (.488 48 RBI, nine doubles, six home runs); Cora DeBoer (.419 average with 18 RBI); Jami Mans (hitting .415 with 24 RBI, four doubles, one triple, and five home runs); and right behind her is sister Josi Mans (.324 average 17 RBI, three doubles and home runs).

Jami Mans leads the way in the circle with 144.2 innings of work. She has fanned 112 batters and holds an ERA of 2.81.

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