Katie McLaughlin of Glenburn at Taft school in Connecticut, along with Sierra Semmel of Dedham at Loomis Chaffee in Connecticut, are both chosen from their respective schools as players to attend the 2013 New England Prep School All-Star Softball team. They are the only players from their respective Prep schools to represent their team in this annual All-Star event taking place on Sunday May 5, 2013. Katie McLaughlin is a senior at Taft and will be attending Colby College next season to play Ice Hockey. She is from Glenburn, Maine, and plays shortstop. Sierra Semmel is a Sophomore at Loomis Chaffee and is from Dedham, Maine, and plays catcher.