The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

High School Sports

August 6, 2013

Five locals receive top honors


In class 2A, Northeast’s Charlie Marcucci received third team honors as an outfielder.

Coinciding with the selections, four players — one for each class — were named All-State team captains. They were Sioux City East’s Dom Thompson-Williams (4A), Clear Lake’s Gavin Sheakley (3A), Beckman Catholic’s Joey Lehmann (2A) and Newman Catholic’s Casey Hall (1A).

Announced last week, two local players were named to the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association’s All-Academic teams. Clinton’s Ryan Driscoll was a second team selection and Bellevue-Marquette’s Isaac Sturm received first team honors.

Iowa Newspaper Association All-State Baseball Teams

Class 4A

First Team

Pitchers —Derek Burkamper (sr., Muscatine), Colby Carmichael (jr., Des Moines East), Keaton McKinney (jr., Ankeny)

Catcher — Nate Hunter (jr., Dowling Catholic)

First Base — Chino Alcala (soph., Des Moines East)

Infielders — Reid Bonner (sr., Iowa City West), Brandon Engler (sr., North Scott), Blake Meacham (sr., Sioux City North)

Outfielders — Dom Thompson-Williams* (sr., Sioux City East), Robert Hansen (jr., Des Moines East), Malique Ziegler (jr., Des Moines East)

Utility — Ben Miller (sr., Valley - West Des Moines), Matt Johnson (sr., Ankeny)

Second Team

Pitchers — Tyus Adkins (sr., Iowa City West), Austin Stroschein (sr., Linn-Mar), Joe Hawks (sr., Johnston)

Catcher — Trent Herman (jr., Muscatine)

First Base — Joe Bappe (jr., Ames)

Infielders — Cody Collender (sr., Clinton), Brandt Ollinger (soph., Linn-Mar), Ty Mougin (sr., Cedar Rapids Prairie)

Outfielders — Tanner Hinkle (sr., Valley West Des Moinest), Brandon Carlson (sr., Sioux City East), Ezra Reiners (sr., Iowa City West)

Utility — Collin Schulz (sr., Ottumwa), Tyler Franko (sr., Sioux City East)

Class 3A

First Team

Pitchers — Gavin Sheakley* (sr., Clear Lake), Dylan Nelson (sr., ADM Adel), Joseph Hietpas (jr., Fairfield)

Catcher — Jake Thumann (sr., Central DeWitt)

First Base — Brett Slight (jr., Boone)

Infielders — Mitch Moser (sr. Benton Community), Jordan Baughman (sr., Chariton), Kolby Greenslade (sr., Norwalk)

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