Area athletes pick up conference honors
The Spring River Valley and Ozark 7 Conferences recently announced their post season baseball awards.
The following local coaches and athletes picked up conference honors.
Ozark 7 Conference
* Coach of the Year: Joshua Hughes.
* Players of the Year: Tyler Ferguson, Southwest, and Cody Hall, Purdy.
Tyler Musick and Sean Goostree, Wheaton; Kong Lee, Exeter; Anthony Berticino and Shaw Robertson, McAuley; Travis Haworth, Jordan Savage and Jake Shrum, Southwest; and Reese Stevenson, Cameron Terry and Austin Hancock, Purdy.
Kyle Robbins and Steven Hendrix, Wheaton; Colten Stringer, Exeter; Cole Lowry, McAuley; Ty Hackett, Southwest; and Devon Bennett 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, Garrett Miller and Dylan Massa, Liberal; Ryan Jenks and Zach Renfro, Diamond; Dalton Gullick, Miller; Kole Kelley and Bo Vincent, Pierce City; Austin Phillips, Lockwood; and Jonathan Mutton, Greenfield.
Tucker Mettlach, Sarcoxie; Dalton Welch and Tyler Long, Greenfield; Kole Kelley and Gannon Cantrell, Pierce City; Jed Kaderly and Dustin Cox, Jasper; Broc Johnson, Bobby Johnson and David Hartley, Miller; and Spencer Ming, College Heights.
Drew Kilgore and Josh Woodmansee, College Heights; Kyle Newton and Jesse Sparks, Miller; Isaac Lasater, Lockwood; Austin Nowlin and Matt McCloskey, Sarcoxie; Broc Rose, Dillon Coleman and Reed Kirby, Liberal; Nathan Olson, Diamond; and Colin Garner and Michael Vincent, Pierce City.