All-area baseball team

All-Area Baseball Team

 

Georgia Player of the Year: Luis Campusano, Cross Creek

South Carolina Player of the Year: Nick Clary, North Augusta

Coach of the Year: Kevin Lynn, Fox Creek

First Team

Pos. Player School Class

INF Garrett Marchman Greenbrier Sr.

Senior leader leaves impact on Wolfpack

INF Bill Knight Burke County Jr.

Two-way standout hit over .500 and led pitching staff

INF David Hollie Cross Creek Jr.

Big third baseman smacked 10 homers

INF Brannen Guy Grovetown Sr.

Standout shortstop led Warriors in hitting

OF Matthew Chester Greenbrier Jr.

Region player of year emerged as star

OF Payton Smith Strom Thurmond Jr.

One of top players in class in South Carolina

OF Ethan Dodd Westside Jr.

Extra-base machine and strong arm

C Luis Campusano Cross Creek Sr.

Massive talent hit over .600 in final year

UTL Jacob Hardin Lakeside Sr.

Leading hitter and wall behind the plate

P Ryan Gregory Fox Creek Sr.

AA player of year helped Preds to state title

P Nick Clary North Augusta Sr.

All-State pick was all-around force

P Blake Teston Harlem Sr.

Hard thrower led Bulldogs staff

Second Team

Pos. Player School Class

INF Hunter Rachels Evans Sr.

Strong defender and on-base guy

INF Mike Ray Fox Creek Sr.

Impressive defensive skills at short

INF Ethan Scott Aquinas Jr.

Big corner infielder mashed for Irish

INF Omari Hunter Laney Sr.

Big bat and leading arm for upstart Wildcats

OF Cade Brown Thomson Sr.

Did it all for Bulldogs

OF Karrington Sullivan North Augusta Fr.

Top-ranked freshman outfielder in state

OF Braxton Copley Aiken Sr.

Hard-throwing senior was big for Hornets

C Neko Williams Fox Creek Sr.

Masher came up big for title team

UTL Parker Stokes Jefferson County Sr.

Football star raked in his final season

P Will Childers Lakeside Soph.

Injury cut season short but had big numbers

P Connor O’Rear South Aiken Sr.

Clemson signee has big arm and sharp slider

P Bryan Melvin Aiken Jr.

Talented arm for the Hornets

Honorable Mention: Aiken: OF Hogan Mitchell; Augusta Christian: Sr. P Nyle Grove; Aquinas: Jr. INF/P John Paul, Jr. OF Jay Hagler, Sr. OF/P Connor Sweeney, Jr. INF/P Brad White; Barnwell: Sr. P/OF Seth Chestnut, Sr. P/INF Nathaniel Toole; Burke County: Jr. C Drew Torek, Fr. P/INF Preston Price; Cross Creek: Soph. OF Christopher Patterson; Sr. INF Derek Rivera, Soph. P/INF Bryce Neely, Soph. P/INF Logan Howell; Evans: Jr. P Ashton Sturgell, Sr. P/UTL Levin Lackey, Soph. INF Kyle Wilkinson; Fox Creek: Jr. C Hayden Boyette, Sr. P Phillip Colvin, Sr. P Peyton Doolittle; Greenbrier: Jr. INF Hayden Harrison, Soph. P Bryce Melear, Jr. OF John Waters, Sr. INF Eric Jenkins, Jr. C Parker Sewell; Grovetown: Sr. INF Trey Gomillion, Jr. OF Terrell Dent, Sr. OF/P Hayden Harris; Harlem: Sr. C/P Logan Gurley, Jr. INF Noah Delagrange, Sr. OF Brody Lane; Lakeside: Sr. OF Carter Gibbons, Sr. INF Reid Tulowitzky, Soph. P Davis Cook. Laney: Sr. OF T.J. Smith, Sr. C Logan Bostic; Midland Valley: Soph. INF/P Seth Richardson, Soph. OF/P Brandon Paradise, Fr. P Brenden Moyer, Sr. OF D.J. Boyd; North Augusta: Jr. P Brad Golden, Jr. P/1B Jordan Flanders, Soph. INF Logan Jeffcoat, Jr. INF Will Mottel; South Aiken: Sr. Andrew Krauss, Sr. Tannar Batchelor; Thomson: Sr. INF Garrett McClure. Westminster: Duncan Crowder.

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