Carlinville Middle School baseball and softball players took to the field at the Jr. High All State Showcase at the Future Champions Complex in Jacksonville on Oct. 8 and 9. Top players were nominated and then were placed on teams within their respective region. Over 300 players from the State participated. Pictured, from left, Payton Harding, Cash Enrietta, Grant Way, Tripp Ford, Michael Kaganich, Colin McKinney, Lucas Boyett, Drew Quarton and Piper Rives. Photo contributed.