(5-17-22) Coldwater’s Madison Wendel (Sophomore) had another impressive season leading Coldwater to a 23 win-total breaking season. Wendel does it from the circle with a 19 K game and from the plate with 11 home runs and for the 2nd consecutive year has been named SSN’s Mercer County Softball Player of the Year.


All six Mercer County schools are represented on this year’s team.

This year’s team includes 4 Sophomores, 3 Juniors and 3 Seniors.

Pearson, Grisez and Steinke

2022 SSN’s All-Mercer County Softball Team

  • Payton Bertke (Jr) – Celina
  • Madison Wendel (Soph) – Coldwater, Player of the Year
  • Claire Steinke  (Soph) – Coldwater
  • Chloey Grisez  (Sr) – Fort Recovery
  • Sophie Pearson  (Jr) – Fort Recovery
  • Ashlyn Bohman  (Sr) – Marion Local
  • Madison Louth  (Soph) – Parkway
  • Paige Stephenson (Soph) – Parkway
  • Lauren Mestemaker   (Sr) – St. Henry
  • Carlee Rethman  (Jr) – St. Henry

Bertke and Louth