April 16, 2024

GWAC All-League baseball selections announced

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–The Great West Activities Conference released their all-league selections for baseball last week.

Holcomb would receive the most selections with seven, with four on the first team, while Cimarron had six selections with four on the first team. Hugoton and Colby had five selections overall, while Goodland, Scott City, and Ulysses each had four.

Holcomb would be the GWAC champion, based on the three-way tie, tiebreaker criteria with Cimarron and Scott City. Goodland advanced to the Class 3A State Tournament this year, where they fell to eventual state champion Wichita Collegiate.

1st Team
Pitcher: Braxton Harrison, Cimarron; Cole Linton, Goodland; Kaden Johnson, Holcomb; JP Harris, Scott City
Catcher: Brady Welker, Scott City
Infield: Shane Puckett, Colby; Adam Mendoza, Hugoton; Lawson Bailey, Scott City; Justin Degollado, Ulysses
Outfield: Michael Feltman, Cimarron; Manny Gonzalez, Goodland; Khai Cosner, Holcomb; Zevin Littell, Hugoton
Utility: Trace Kopper, Cimarron; Jackson Griffith, Goodland; Cole Brown, Holcomb

Honorable Mention
Pitcher: Mac Haines, Colby; Kacen Sederstrom, Goodland; Keegan Johnson, Holcomb; Alex Navarrete, Ulysses
Catcher: Dylan Jones, Cimarron, Kolby Johnson, Holcomb
Infield: Brayden Foss, Colby; Layton Simon, Cimarron; Isaac Marioni, Hugoton; Mathew Bushnell, Ulysses
Outfield: Zach Griffin, Colby; Jace Novack, Holcomb; Ryan Nightengale, Ulysses
Utility: Beau Mettlen, Colby; Kaden Jackson, Hugoton; Aaron Ruelas, Scott City