All-Area Baseball Team

GEORGIA PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Nick Sandlin, Greenbrier


SOUTH CAROLINA PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Darshon Broadwater, Fox Creek

COACH OF THE YEAR: Gerald Barnes, Westside



Position Player School Class

INF Adam Sasser Greenbrier Jr.

Had 38 RBI and hit seven home runs

INF Kyle Anderson Evans Jr.

Did well at plate (.373) and on mound (1.18 ERA)

INF Austin Herkel Thomson Jr.

Region 3-AAA Player of the Year was leadoff hitter

INF Cameron Busby Grovetown Sr.

Hit .321 and struck out 82 hitters as a pitcher

OF Chris Michals Greenbrier Sr.

Hit 10 homers for region champions

OF Darshon Broadwater Fox Creek Sr.

Hit .549 as Predators reached the Upper State finals

OF Garrett Wilkinson Evans Sr.

Drove in 24 runs for the Knights

C Joseph Kortick Lakeside Sr.

Strong defensively and hit .333

UTL Matthew Avret Cross Creek Sr.

Won nine games as a pitcher and hit .382

P Nick Sandlin Greenbrier Jr.

Went 13-0 with a 1.44 ERA

P David Rivera Evans Sr.

Four-year starter had a 1.39 ERA


Position Player School Class

INF Connor Hoover Greenbrier Sr.

Had a .544 OBP as Wolfpack reached the state semis

INF Luis Campusano Cross Creek Fr.

Finished season with six homers and 32 RBI

INF Skyler James Cross Creek Sr.

Had a .549 OPB and added 40 RBI

INF Brandon Miller Aiken Jr.

Also a pitcher for the Hornets

OF Josh Kiser South Aiken So.

Posted a team-best .322 average

OF Bryson Serigney Harlem Sr.

Had an ERA below 2.60 and also hit well above .300

OF Alex Conaway Aiken Sr.

Hornets veteran has signed with Lander

C Jay Johnson Burke County Jr.

Switch hitter was an all-region pick

UTL Mason Dodd Westside Jr.

The Region 2-AA Player of the Year batted .431

P Chaz Davey North Augusta Sr.

Going to pitch for Erskine at the next level

P Tripp Jones Thomson Jr.

Won seven games to be region pitcher of the year


HONORABLE MENTION: Aquinas–Sr. P Charles Whatley, So. OF Liam Welch, Sr. C Campbell Scott; Augusta Christian–Sr. INF Michael Weiksner, Sr. OF Kyle Cartledge; Augusta Prep–Sr. INF Nate Pylant, Jr. OF Thomas Graser, Sr. UTL Michael Downing; Brentwood–Sr. Scott Hall, Jr. Sam Joiner, Sr. Nick Pullen, Sr. Eric Smith; Burke County–Sr. P C.J. Tidwell, Jr. INF Kristopher Skinner, Sr. INF Jake Griffin, Jr. OF Dylan Hanley, Jr. OF Kevin Scott; Cross Creek–Sr. C Craig Waits, Sr. P/OF Tyler Darnall; Curtis Baptist–Jr. UTL Sam Johnson; Edmund Burke–Bo Goodin, Adam Johnson; Evans–Jr. OF Colin Dominy; Fox Creek–Jr. OF Brandyn Quiller, So. P Dalton Swires, Sr. INF Forrest Whitfield; Greenbrier–Sr. INF Knox Marchman, So. P Connor Hogan; Harlem–Sr. P Collin Beasley; Lakeside–Sr. P Cole Pittman; Richmond Academy–Sr. P Quentin Alsbrook; South Aiken–Sr. INF Preston Dawson, So. INF Trey Polewski; Thomson–Jr. INF Whit Newton, So. OF/P Morgan Hyde; Westside–Sr. P David Hagelston, So. P Jonathan Jahn, Sr. OF Jalen Lampkin, Sr. OF Tony Jones, Jr. C Will Maddox.



Thu, 01/18/2018 - 00:18

Wednesday’s prep box scores

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 23:07

Dimitrov holds off young American

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 23:13

Wednesday’s Futurity results