2011 All-Gazette Baseball Team
Player of the Year
Sherwood, Senior, pitcher
Virtually unhittable Maryland-signee compiled an 8-0 record with 0.55 ERA and 85 strikeouts in 51 innings.
Coach of the Year
Gaithersburg, third year
Guided Trojans (17-7) to first regional crown since 1998 despite the graduation of last year’s top hurler.
Bethesda-Chevy Chase, Jr., P-Util.
Potent on the mound (6-2, 2.62 ERA) and at plate (.418, four HRs, 27 RBI).
Quince Orchard, Sr., SS
Towson-signee batted .412 with 13 doubles, 12 stolen bases, 19 RBI and 33 runs.
Avalon, Sr., SS
Slugger batted .539 with 7 home runs, 44 RBI and 36 runs with 22 stolen bases.
Richard Montgomery, So., OF
Fleet-footed outfielder was flawless in the field and batted .533.
Sherwood, Sr., P
The Ying to Bouey’s Yang (6-1, 0.95 ERA in 44 1/3 innings).
Whitman, Sr., OF
Set school single-season records in hits (35), runs (30) and steals (26).
Good Counsel, Jr., P-OF-1B
First team All-WCAC selection had 4 HRs, 17 RBI and a 2.96 ERA.
Whitman, Jr., P-SS
Superbly skilled athlete at plate (.491, 23 RBI, 23 runs) and on mound (6-2, 2.91 ERA).
Landon, Sr., P-1B
Produced six IAC wins on mound; batted .468 with 5 HRs, 29 RBI.
The Heights, Jr., 1B-OF
Fueled team’s dynamic run with 43 RBI, 19 extra-base hits, .506 average.
Clarksburg, Sr., 1B
Punished opponents for .531 average with 27 RBI, 12 doubles and 25 runs.
Blake, Sr., OF
Belted 7 homers with .509 BA, 30 RBI, 26 runs and committed no errors.
Churchill, Jr., SS
Slick fielder (3 errors in 93 chances) batted .443 with 25 RBI, 12 extra-base hits.
Paint Branch, Sr., C-P
Threw out 10 runners and went 4-1 with 0.30 ERA on the mound.
Sherwood, Sr., OF
Had 7 HRs, 17 RBI, 20 runs
Blake, Jr., 1B
Batted .510, 18 RBI, 22 runs
Good Counsel, Sr., C
1st team All-WCAC, 3 HRs, 14 RBI
Rockville, Sr. C
Four-year starter had 23 RBI, 22 runs
Blair, Jr., OF
.403 BA, 18 RBI, no errors
Gaithersburg, Sr., P-1B
27 RBI, 4-2 record, 3.08 ERA
Sherwood, Sr., 1B
.449 BA, 5 HRs, 23 RBI
Landon, Jr., SS
.458 BA, 5 HRs, 30 RBI
Magruder, Jr., 1B
.475 BA, 3 HRs, 22 RBI
The Heights, Jr., P-SS
8-1 record, 2.42 ERA, 24 RBI
Quince Orchard, Jr., C
.420 BA, 5 HRs, 26 RBI
Quince Orchard, Sr., P
6-4 record, 2.93 ERA, 6 CG
Georgetown Prep, Sr., P
9-4 record, 2.45 ERA, 74 strikeouts
Gaithersburg, Sr. 2B
23 RBI, 21 stolen bases, 29 runs
Rockville, Sr., 1B
.475 BA, 4 HR, 24 RBI
Danny Freshley, Gaithersburg, Sr., C
Gus Gill, Walter Johnson, Jr., P-SS
Sam Kane, Rockville, Jr., 3B
Chad Martin, Quince Orchard, Jr., P-Util.
Luke Olson, Georgetown Prep, Jr. 3B
Mike Sarecky, Sherwood, Sr., INF
Ian Shemer, Churchill, Jr., C
Mike Smith, Avalon, Jr., OF
Ian Velez, Magruder, Sr., OF
Davon Williams, Bethesda-Chevy Chase, Jr., OF