Frederick County 2012 All-Gazette Baseball -- Gazette.Net


Player of the Year

Ryan Milburn

Urbana, Sr., C-PMilburn was the main reason the Hawks won 13 games; he batted .422 with 21 RBI, 13 runs and eight doubles and went 5-1 with a 3.87 ERA and 45 strikeouts on the mound.

Coach of the Year

Chris VinarSt. John's Catholic, 6th year

For the second straight year, the Vikings walked away with the MIAA C Conference title, losing just one league game during that two-year run. They compiled an 18-5 mark this past season and won the title through an 11-1, five-inning victory against Chapelgate Christian Academy.

First teamRandy Baugher

Tuscarora, Sr., Utility

Mr. Everything for Titans batted over .400 with 17 RBI and pitched to a 2.57 ERA.

Tyler BeckwithLinganore, Sr., SS

University of Richmond-bound infielder batted .355 with 31 runs and nine extra-base hits.

Dallas DarlingBrunswick, Jr., INF-P

A dual threat, he batted .417 with 20 RBI and allowed a single run in his final 18 innings on the mound.

Connor MyersMiddletown, Sr., OF

Fleet-footed outfielder produced a .377 average, 20 RBI, 28 runs and 10 extra-base hits.

Travis PhelpsThomas Johnson, Sr., SS-P

Was potent at the plate (.378, 16 RBI) and on the mound (1.47 ERA, 41 strikeouts).

Nick RabatMiddletown, Sr., C

Defensive wizard behind the plate, especially in blocking balls, and batted .342 with 13 RBI.

Alex RodriguezWalkersville, Sr. 1B-OF

This ARod batted .409 with 24 RBI, 17 runs and 10 extra-base hits, including seven doubles.

Brian SmithFrederick, Sr., P

Team Maryland selection fanned 84 batters in 54 2/3 innings and opponents batted .198 against him.

Garret SprankleCatoctin, Sr., OF

Talented outfielder posted a sizzling .488 batting average and knocked in 32 runs.

Second teamLogan Beckner, Middletown, Sr., P-INF

Troy Cavell, Walkersville, Jr., P-INF

Taylor Hyssong, Frederick, Sr., P-OF

Joey Johnson, Catoctin, Jr., C

Alex Kennedy, Catoctin, Jr., P

Kevin Kopas, Linganore, Sr., 1B

Mike Miller, Urbana, Jr., OF

Jack Panther, Middletown, Jr., OF

Nick Pfeifer, St. John's Catholic, Sr., P-SS

Donovan Punte, South Carroll, Jr., Utility

Honorable mention

Bobby Clarke, Linganore; Brett Strahin, Brunswick; Devin Bell, Walkersville; Chance Smith, Brunswick; Michael Omelchenko, Thomas Johnson; Jimmy Liu, Urbana; Tyler Shreve, Brunswick; Josh Laramore, Catoctin; Matt Myers, Thomas Johnson; Andrew Weaver, Catoctin; Jerel English, Frederick; Todd Tackett, South Carroll; Brooks Warrenfeltz, Middletown.