D'Hanis P/SS Magers named TSWA 1A player of the year
BRYAN, Texas (AP) - Pitcher/shortstop Alex Magers, who led D'Hanis to a state championship, is the Texas Sports Writers Association's Class A baseball player of the year.
Magers was 9-1 with a 1.13 earned run average for 25-4 Cowboys. The Texas A&M signee also batted .474 with three home runs and 30 runs batted in.
Pitchers - Alex Magers, D'Hanis, sr.; Dawson Fortner, La Poynor, sr.; Kyle Looper, D'Hanis, jr.
Catcher - Bode Stewart, New Home, soph.
First baseman - Zane Allen, Borden County, sr.
Second baseman - Garrett Allen, Wells, sr.
Shortstop - Anthony Coy, Ira, jr.
Third baseman - Matthew Pevehouse, Abbott, jr.
Outfielders - Justin Lambright, Trenton, sr.; Blaine Coats, La Poynor, fr.; Josh Rivera, D'Hanis, sr.
Designated hitter - (tie) Chris Navarro, Coolidge, sr.; Nate Deel, Baird, soph.
Player of the year - Magers, D'Hanis
Coach of the year - Todd Craft, D'Hanis
Pitchers - Karson Valentine, Ira, jr.; Brayden Vaught, Dodd City, soph.; Matthew Pevehouse, Abbott, jr.
Catcher - Dawson Turner, La Poynor, sr.
First baseman - Jaeden VanDamme, D'Hanis, jr.
Second baseman - Alex Pieper, Round Top-Carmine, soph.
Shortstop - Riley Owens, Shamrock, jr.
Third baseman - Nathan Goodwin, Ira, jr.
Outfielders - Kadyn Johnson, Abbott, soph.; Dawson Fortner, La Poynor, sr.; Zayne Kennon, Dodd City, jr.
Designated hitter - Jett Riley, La Poynor, jr.
Pitchers - Dillon Jones, Dodd City, jr.; Jakari Hadnot, Wells, sr.; Riley Owens, Shamrock, jr.
Catcher - Logan Tucker, Wells, sr.
First baseman - Dillon Martin, Avalon, jr.
Second baseman - Solomon Rodriguez, D'Hanis, jr.
Shortstop - Rhett Newton, Avalon, jr.
Third baseman - Rylan Rogers, Baird, jr.
Outfielders - Blake Buckelew, New Home, jr.; Laith Elredy, Neches, sr.; Rode Newton, Graford, sr.
Designated hitter - (tie) Ethan Reyes, D'Hanis, fr.; Tyler Welch, Perrin-Whitt, fr.
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