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Arkansas High School Coaches Association Announces 2022 All-Stars

The Arkansas High School Coaches Association announced its 2022 all-star rosters for football, volleyball, cheer and dance on Thursday.

The Star Festivities will take place in central Arkansas June 20-25. The annual event has not taken place for the past two years due to COVID-19 considerations.

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The rosters are made up of seniors only and were selected by event coaches, who chose from a slate of nominations from each conference. State coaches voted for event coaches after the regular season.

The schedule also includes boys’ and girls’ baseball, basketball, softball and boys’ and girls’ soccer, although those selections have yet to be announced.

Below is a list of Fort Smith area players and coaches selected for the event, provided by the Arkansas Activities Association, sorted by sport and team.


East: Brandon Bailey (Northside), Ty Massey (Northside)

Where is: Conner Stacy (Alma), Casey Mattson (Booneville), Darryl Kattich (Cedarville), Ransom Merechka (Charleston), Parker Gill (Greenwood), Jeremiah Presson (Greenwood), Peyton Hester (Hackett), Tony Balmer (Lamar), Casey Carpenter (Lamar), Ashton Droemer (Magazine), Briar Yates (Ozark), Duke Walker (Paris)

West Coaches: Josh Jones (Lamar, assistant), Ricky May (Charleston, assistant)


East: Macie Grams (north side)

Where is: Courtney Swilling (Greenwood), Madelyn Freeman (Hackett), Akira Robinson (Paris), Anna Todaro (Lavaca), Toree Tiffee (Southside)

West Coaches: Bridget Freeman (Hackett, assistant)


Where is: Adisyn Clay (Hackett), Annika Crocker (Ozark), Cassidy Glass (Greenwood), Jamie Suggs (Van Buren), Katelynn Spain (Booneville), Lindsey Morgan (Lavaca), Lucy “Kate” Coleman (Southside), Payton McCain (Alma ), Ryan Hayslip (Mansfield), Rylie Green (Lavaca)

Where is: Christy Law (Alma, coach), Danielle Overton (Lavaca, assistant)

To dance

Where is: Katie Rupert (Greenwood), Lilly Humphreys (Van Buren), Loralye Johnson (Alma)