Bulletin Staff Report
Bangs placed four players on the first team District 6-2A all-district baseball team, including freshman newcomer of the year Dough Drury, and Early had two players listed.
Pitcher Caleb Stone, infielder Justin Greenhaw and outfield Joey Brooke were the other Bangs Dragons listed on the team.
For the Early Longhorns, pitcher Cale Bearden and infielder Nick Lyle were named to the first team.
Second team selections included pitcher Justin Kyle and first baseman Nic Carruth, both of Bangs; and first baseman Cody Thompson of and Mitchell Bailey, both of Early.
Landon McCall, a junior from Grape Creek, was named the districts MVP. Miles Gully, a Wall freshman, shared newcomer of the year honors with Drury.
Here is the complete list of all-district choices:
MVP Landon McCall, Grape Creek, junior
Catcher Luke Haug, San Saba, senior
First base Kyle Broadway, Grape Creek, senior; Travis Hawkins, San Saba, senior
Pitchers Derrick Dallas, Ballinger, senior; Cale Bearden, Early, junior; Caleb Stone, Bangs, junior; Blake Lewis, San Saba, junior
Infielders Justin Greenhaw, Bangs, senior; Nick Lyle, Early, junior; Colton Rathmell, Grape Creek, sophomore; Layton Landers, Grape Creek, senior; Rober Pulatie, San Saba, senior
Outfielders Joey Brooke, Bangs, senior; Nathaniel Long, Grape Creek, junior; Matt Gonzalez, Grape Creek, sophomore; John Henry, San Saba, senior
Utility player Denver Lewallen, Wall, senior
Newcomer of the year Doug Drury, Bangs, freshman; Miles Gully, Wall, freshman
Designated hutter, Caleb Usery, Wall, senior
Catcher Hunter Ashley, Grape Creek, junior
Pitchers Justin Kyle, Bangs, junior; Nelson Ingram, Jim Ned, junior; Blake Farmer, Grape Creek, junior; Mitchell Putska, Grape Creek, junior; Tevin Powers, Wall, junior
First base Nic Carruth, Bangs, senior; Cody Thompson, Early, senior
Infielders Tucker Travis, Ballinger, junior; Colton Nuzzard, Coleman, junior; Ty Hodges, Jim Ned, junior; Casey Phillips, San Sabas, senior; Derek Sears, San Saba, senior
Outfielders Phillip Lopez, Ballinger, sophomore; Mitchell Bailey, Early, senior; Jacob Jones, Grape Creek, senior; D.J. Moeller, Wall, junior
Designated hitter Josh ODell, Jim Ned, senior.