MaxPreps has selected Essence Jackson (Class of 2015) as a First Team All- American for small schools. She joins an elite group of softball athletes from around the United States (Florida, California, Hawaii, etc...). Essence was the Group 2A Player of the Year in Virginia. Her batting average was .632, with nine homers, 41 RBIs, and 45 runs. Also, she stole 29 bases in 30 attempts.
This is a wonderful honor for her, our softball team, King William High School and our school division. Clicking the link below will take you to the article.