Prep softball: Superior Central’s Swajanen, Pasanen named all-state

EBEN – Outfielder Molly Swajanen of Superior Central was named to the MHSAA All-State softball team in Division 4, while she and a teammate made it to the D4 All-Region team that was announced on Wednesday.

Swajanen was joined by three Rapid River players – Averi Kanyuh, Savannah Stenlund and Neena Brockway – as Upper Peninsula representatives on the All-State team, according to information provided by D4 District 97 representative George Kanyuh, who also coaches Rapid River.

Making the All-Region team, in addition to Swajanen, was Cougars’ utility player Brooke Pasanen.

The rest of the All-Region team included four RR players, two from Ironwood and one from Rudyard.