(July 22, 2014) College Station catcher Baylor Rowlett and outfielder Ryan Johnson shared Player of the Year honors on the Texas Sports Writers Association's Class 3A All-State Baseball Team.
Rowlett, an Oklahoma State pledge, batted .445 with eight home runs and 51 runs batted in. Johnson, a TCU pledge, batted .380 with six homers and 50 RBIs. The two juniors led College Station to a state title in only its second year of varsity competition.
Here is the Texas Sports Writers Association's Class 3A All-State Baseball Team:
Pitchers - Drew Gooch, Argyle, sr.; Trey Supak, La Grange, sr.; and Tyler Kolek, Shepherd, sr.
Catcher - Baylor Rowlett, College Station, jr.
First baseman - Parker Mushinski, Argyle, sr.
Second baseman - Jaxxon Grisham, College Station, jr.
Shortstop - Ted Wisdom, Sanger, sr.
Third baseman - Jonathan Castillo, Perryton, jr.
Outfielders - Ryan Johnson, College Station, jr.; Zac Law, Robinson, sr.; and Clayton Harp, El Campo, jr.
Designated hitter - Blaine Suehs, Caldwell, sr.
Utility - (tie) Dylan Lemons, Alvarado, sr., and Austin Smith, Huffman-Hargrave, sr.
Player of the year - (tie) Rowlett and Johnson, both College Station
Coach of the year - Scott Holder, College Station
Pitchers - MacGregor Hines, College Station, jr.; Rody Johnson, Iowa Park, sr.; and (tie) Brayden Griffin, Silsbee, sr., and Tanner Doucette, Lubbock Cooper, sr.
Catcher - Hunter Uzzle, Bridge City, sr.
First baseman - Greg Aiken, Sweetwater, sr.
Second baseman - Dylan Dougherty, Hidalgo, fr.
Shortstop - (tie) Timmy Blakeney, Yoakum, sr., and Donivan Lopez, Sinton, sr.
Third baseman - Michael Davila, Robinson, soph.
Outfielders - Cody Berryman, Shallowater, sr.; William Rittenberry, Carthage, sr.; and Trey Jeans, Pleasant Grove, sr.
Designated hitter - Brian Rios, Fort Stockton, sr.
Utility - Jordan Gore, Silsbee, sr.
Pitchers - Trey Burk, Sinton, sr.; (tie) Kyle Richardson, College Station, soph., Josh Raiborn, Rusk, jr., and Evan Pontley, Ferris, sr.; and Chase Shugart, Bridge City, jr.
Catcher -Stephen Barrera, West Columbia, sr.
First baseman - (tie) Brady Brunson, Burkburnett, sr., and Tanner James, Robinson, soph.
Second baseman - Justin Trevino, LaVernia, sr.
Shortstop - Nate Adames, Rio Hondo, sr.
Third baseman - Skillet Rinehart, Snyder, sr.
Outfielders - Anthony Escobedo, Sanger, jr.; Jeffrey Trujillo, Pecos, sr.; and (tie) Clint Davis, Cuero, sr., Cutter McDonald, Argyle, jr., Cade Cruce, Melissa, sr., and Jordan Salas, Lubbock Cooper, soph.
Designated hitter - Mikey Freeze, Graham, jr.
Utility - (tie) Vijay Stingley, Rusk, sr., and Westyn Swenson, Iowa Park, jr.