Local baseball players named to sports writers’ All-State TeamBy Staff Reports Published 12:56pm Monday, June 16, 2014
Editor’s note: Below is the varsity baseball all-state team as compiled by the Alabama Sports Writers Association.
P – Brax Garrett, Foley, So.
P – Braden Olive, Northview, Sr.
P – Jake Walters, Thompson, Sr.
P – Mason Duke, Spain Park, Jr.
C – Hayden White, Prattville, Sr.
1B – Matthew Christian, Opelika, Jr.
2B – Lee Clark, Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa, Sr.
3B – Kyle Wright, Buckhorn, Sr.
SS – Matt Sanders, Bob Jones, Sr.
OF – Keith Holcombe, Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa, Sr.
OF – Jamal Howard, Central-Phenix City, Sr.
OF – Sam Finnerty, Pelham, Jr.
DH – Austin Haight, Spain Park, Sr.
DH – Tanner Burns, Decatur, Fr.
UTL – Whitt Davis, Huntsville, Jr.
UTL – Will Sipes, Sparkman, Jr.
Pitcher of the Year: Jake Walters, Thompson
Hitter of the Year: Sam Finnerty, Pelham
Player of the Year: Sam Finnerty, Pelham
Coach of the Year: Will Smith, Spain Park
P – Jesse McCord, Spanish Fort, Sr.
P – Auston Neal, Cullman, Sr.
P – Drew Mullinax, Southside-Gadsden, Sr.
P – Zac Rogers, Benjamin Russell, Sr.
C – Brian Lane, Spanish Fort, Sr.
1B – Lance Cleveland, Cullman, Sr.
2B – Colton Thomas, Marbury, Sr.
3B – Tyler Oates, Demopolis, Sr.
SS – Jared Nixon, Marbury, Jr.
OF – Malik Rosier, Faith Academy, Sr.
OF – Jordan Brown, Rehobeth, Sr.
OF – Owen Lovell, Cullman, Fr.
DH – Brett Blackwood, Hartselle, Sr.
DH – Ben Rhodes, East Limestone, Sr.
UTL – Ethan Simmons, Briarwood Christian, Sr.
UTL – Will Luft, Spanish Fort, Sr.
Pitcher of the Year: Jesse McCord, Spanish Fort
Hitter of the Year: Owen Lovell, Cullman
Player of the Year: Jesse McCord, Spanish Fort
Coach of the Year: Matt Ream, Rehobeth
P – Cody Reed, Ardmore, Sr.
P – Jonah Todd, Oak Grove, Sr.
P – John Michael Stephens, Charles Henderson, Sr.
P – Garrett Deloney, Alabama Christian, Sr.
C – Chase Smartt, Charles Henderson, Jr.
1B – Austin Ingram, Charles Henderson, Jr.
2B – Hunter Musso, Oneonta, Sr.
3B – Brady Bedingfield, Brooks, Sr.
SS – Dalton Cobb, Alexandria, Jr.
OF – John Johnson, Charles Henderson, Sr.
OF – Chandler Taylor, Alabama Christian, Jr.
OF – Luke Wall, Oneonta, Jr.
DH – Riley Phillips, Brooks, Jr.
DH – Troy Dixon, UMS-Wright, Jr.
UTL – Nathan Langley, Beauregard, Sr.
UTL – Clayton Daniel, Guntersville, Sr.
Pitcher of the Year: Cody Reed, Ardmore
Hitter of the Year: Chase Smartt, Charles Henderson
Player of the Year: Cody Reed, Ardmore
Coach of the Year: Andrew Smith, Ardmore