The Big 8, Spring River Valley and Ozark 7 Conferences recently announced their post season baseball awards.
Several athletes at in local school picked up these conference honors.
This year, the Cassville Wildcat baseball squad dominated the Big 8 All-Conference team. Trey Rose was named Player of the Year and head coach Kyle Wood claimed Coach of the Year honors.
Monett's Carlin Ballay, was selected as a first team utility player and Aaron Patton, earned an All-Conference honor as a pitcher.
Rose, a unanimous first team selection at catcher, was joined by John Cavness, a unanimous selection first team pitcher, and Ricky Nichols, a first team unanimous honoree at short stop. Kreg Meyers was named to the first team as an outfielder.
Ben Makela, pitcher, and Cavness, first base, picked up All-Conference second team awards. Cassville's Garrett Kirk was named a honorable mention.
The complete Big 8 All-Conference list is as follows.
* Player Of Year: Rose Cassville.
* Coach Of Year: Wood Cassville.
First team: Cavness, Cassville; Payton Walker, Carl Junction; and Jared Lipe, Seneca.
Second Team: Cody Lee, Mt.Vernon; Markell White, Lamar; Chase Marrs, Carl Junction; and Makala Cassville.
Honorable Mention: Patton, Monett.
First team: Cody Lee, Mt. Vernon.
Second team: Cavness, Cassville.
Honorable mention: AJ Eaves, Lamar.
First team: Austin Lenox, Aurora.
Second team: Zach Kelly, Seneca.
Honorable mention: Tripp Tucker, Lamar.
First team: Rose, Cassville.
Second team: Mac Roach, Mt. Vernon.
Honorable Mention: Kurtlin Hulett, Carl Junction.
First team: Nichols, Cassville.
Second team: Chase Johnston, Mt. Vernon.
Honorable mention: Jeff Terry, Carl Junction.
First team: Dalton Merriman, Seneca.
Second team: Nathan Skaggs, Carl Junction.
Honorable mention: Skylar Phillips, Mt. Vernon.
First team; Colten Webber, Seneca; Mars, Carl Junction and Myers, Cassville.
Second team: Braxton Graham, Seneca; Dilion Bunch, East Newton; Zane Phillips, Mt. Vernon and Payton Walker, Carl Junction.
Honorable Mention: Mark Bartlett, Lamar; Kyler Shoff, Mt. Vernon; and Kirk, Cassville.
First team: Payton Rawlins, Seneca.
Second team: JT Tucker, Lamar.
Honorable mention: Dominic Swillum, Mt. Vernon.
First team: Ballay, Monett.
Second team: Sam Swartz, East Newton.
Honorable mention: Dallas Peterson, Aurora.
Ozark 7 Conference
* Coach of the Year: Joshua Hughes
* Players of the Year: Tyler Ferguson, Southwest and Cody Hall, Purdy
Tyler Musick, Wheaton; Sean Goostree, Wheaton; Kong Lee, Exeter; Anthony Berticino, McAuley; Shaw Robertson, McAuley; Travis Haworth, Southwest; Jordan Savage, Southwest; Jake Shrum, Southwest; Reese Stevenson, Purdy; Cameron Terry, Purdy; and Austin Hancock, Purdy.
Kyle Robbings, Wheaton; Steven Hendrix, Wheaton; Colten Stringer, Exeter; Cole Lowry, McAuley; Ty Hackett, Southwest; Devon Bennett, Purdy; and Keevin Walker, Purdy.
Spring River Valley Conference
* Players of the Year: Colton Selvey, Liberal and Ryan Jenks, Diamond.
* Coaches of the Year: Nathan Cook, Diamond and
Darin Henderson, Pierce City.
Colton Selvey, Liberal; Ryan Jenks, Diamond; Dalton Gullick, Miller; Dylan Massa, Liberal; Dalton Gullick, Miller; Ryan Jenks, Diamond; Colton Selvey, Liberal; Kole Kelley, Pierce City; Bo Vincent, Pierce City; Zach Renfro, Diamond; Garrett Miller, Liberal; Austin Phillips, Lockwood; and Jonathan Mutton, Greenfield.
Tucker Mettlach, Sarcoxie; Dalton Welch, Greenfield; Kole Kelley, Pierce City; Gannon Cantrell, Pierce City; Tucker Mettlach, Sarcoxie; Jed Kaderly, Jasper; Dalton Welch, Greenfield; Broc Johnson, Miller; Tyler Long, Greenfield; David Hartley, Miller; Dustin Cox, Jasper; Bobby Johnson, Miller; and Spencer Ming, College Heights.
Drew Kilgore, College Heights; Kyle Newton, Miller; Isaac Lasater, Lockwood; Austin Nowlin, Sarcoxie; Broc Rose, Liberal; Reed Kirby, Liberal; Josh Woodmansee, College Heights; Jesse Sparks, Miller; Dillon Coleman, Liberal; Nathan Olson, Diamond; Matt McCloskey, Sarcoxie; Colin Garner, Pierce City; and Michael Vincent, Pierce City.