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Lancaster Dixie Baseball saluted top players and coaches at the league’s annual awards day at Ronnie Gandy Field in the Wylie Park Complex on Saturday, June 8.
In the Dixie Boys league, ages 13-14, the Rangers’ Cooper Ledbetter won the MVP. Eric Hall of the Pirates garnered the home run award with six.
The Matt Blackwell Sportsmanship Award was won by the Reds’ Christian Joplin.
Luis Gomez of the Cardinals won the rookie of the year.
The Reds took the coaching staff of the year award, which included Steve Sellers, Keith Lewis and Lee Strickland.
In the Ozone league, ages 11-12, Raul Garcia-Mora of the Red Sox captured the MVP. The Pirates’ Jalen Simmons won the home run award with seven.
Sergio Vazquez of the Red Sox won the sportsmanship award and the Pirates’ Brett Sistare is the rookie of the year. The Pirates won the coaching staff of the year, which included Brian Sistare and Eric Montgomery.
In Class AAA, ages 9-10, the Dodgers’ Bry Neal won the MVP. The Giants’ Kevin Wooden captured the rookie of the year and the sportsmanship award was won by Canon Stogner of the Reds. The coaching staff award went to the Braves’ Jeff Wright.
The Class AA awards, ages 7-8, were led by MVP Brady Jackson of the Braves.
The Red Sox Douglas Rucker and the White Sox Hunter Gainey earned the sportsmanship award. The rookie of the year was presented to Brady Williams of the Diamondbacks.
The coaching staff award was won by the Braves’ Jimmy Jackson.
Lancaster Dixie Baseball also announced its all-stars teams for the 2013 Dixie Youth Baseball postseason.
Following are the all-star teams:
Dixie Boys 14s – Manager Hope Rollings, Trey Rollings, Heath Gandy, Christian Sinclair, Andrew Caskey, Cooper Ledbetter, Blake Fisher, Christian Joplin, Ryan Griffin, Zach Todd, Spencer Funderburk, Jamias Shropshire, Eric Hall, C.J. Brown
Dixie Boys 13s – Manager Steve Sellers, Noah Vincent, Dalton Small, Chase Yoder, Anson Taylor, Hunter Thomas, Brandon Vincent, Isaah Nesbit, Luis Gomez, Matthew McCants, Michael Lewis, Ryan Bailey, Devin Busby, Zack Weir, Jack Jordan
Ozone NL – manager Doug Mackey, Johnathan Belk, Cody Hinson, Dalton Mackey, Neal Solesbee, Justin Robinson, Zachary Dover, Dwayne Bufford, Matthew Sims, Jeron Taylor, Russell Noland, DaDa Massey, Gavin Blackmon
Ozone AL – Manager Brian Sistare, Brett Sistare, Nyquavious Curry, Jalen Simmons, Dylan Montgomery, Caleb Payne, Colby Jackson, Sergio Vazquez, Raul Garcia-Mora, Jamie Hinson, Ben Hinson, Corey Wallace, Logan Phillips
AAA AL – Manager Mike Wright, Andrew Wright, Travis Bledsoe, Canon Stogner, Alex Griffin, Bry Neal, Landon Jordan, Gavin Phillips, Matthew McCall, Ronald Stevens, Jarrett Laney, Blayne Small, Phillip Mickles
AAA NL – Manager Josh Low, Grayson Young, Bryce Helms, Jackson Massey, Kevin Wooden, Godwin Mora, J.P. Cunningham, Ashton Hudson, Terrence Dye, Demajion Howard, Ron Ron Robinson, Blaze Catoe, Austin Faile
AA all-stars – Manager Jimmy Jackson, Brady Jackson, Eli Sistare, Joquain Espinoza, Hunter Sims, Adam Wright, Hunter Gainey, Andrew Taylor, La’Trell Craig, Jalen McGriff, Landon Peavy, Carter Nunnery, Joey Sanders
Class A AL (6) – Manager Brian Earl, Jaelyn Ashby, Tristan Bledsoe, Landon Carnes, Austin Reece Earl, Trey Ewing, Javier Garcia-Mora, Draven Hunter, Waltavous Massey, Tavarius Lamar McCain, Bryce Peterson, Jordan Richardson, Jacob Scott, Tony Shannon, Preston Wright, Ry Hinson
Class A NL (6) – Manager Danny Wharton, Mallory Adams, Mason Adams, Donovan Ahler, Alex Bryson, Landon Carter, Aaden Fair, Jase Fair, Timothy Skyler Hegler, Elijah Darius Jackson, Brandt Parker, Deaton Reed, Aaron Rucker, Gavin Steen, Nolan Miles Wharton, Tyler Cade Jackson, Emiley Carson McCall
Class A 4-5 AL – Manager Jennifer Robinson, Parker McGee, Brandt Helms, Makenzee Robinson, Kayden Outlaw, Gabe Massey, Cobe Adams, Wyatt Ghent, Brodie Mojica, Aiden Flynn, Adison Robinson, Brody Helms. Blaze Eubanks
Class A 4-5 NL – Manager Scott McDonald, Brayden Morgan, Shane Adams, Harley Kennington, Banks Steele, Jayden Wilson, Braylen Lucas, Lee Jackson White, Gavin Lowery, Landon Lucas, Gaines Reed, Jordan Vincent, Bryce McCowan