Eagles sweep conference awards
Purdy's Birge named Ozark 7 Player of the Year
Purdy's baseball team swept the top honors in the Ozark 7 Conference awards, as Sydney Birge was named Player of the Year and Coach Joshua Hughes was named Coach of the Year.
In total, the Eagles claimed seven spots on the all-conference list. Along with Birge's and Hughes' accolades, Adam Humphrey, Hunter Cook and Dusty Videmschek all earned First Team awards.
Teammates Ricky Aldaba, Rooby Moody and Jonaton Salazar were Honorable Mentions.
Southwest's Lane England garnered First Team honors, and Garrett Hobbs picked up and Honorable Mention nod.
Exeter's Austin Tripp earned First Team honors for the Tigers.
Wheaton landed three players on the list. Joey Robbins was named First Team all-conference, and Hilsdon Mosley and Tyler McGarrah received Honorable Mention status.
The complete list is as follows:
Player of the Year: Sydney Birge, Purdy
Coach of the Year: Joshua Hughes, Purdy
Austin Tripp, Exeter
Dylan Londo, McAuley, Catholic
Jake Doyle, McAuley Catholic
Brendyn Taylor, McAuley Catholic
Adam Humphrey, Purdy
Hunter Cook, Purdy
Dusty Videmschek, Purdy
Lane England, Southwest
Dre Sitton, Verona
Joey Robbins, Wheaton
Terry Cook, Exeter
Ricky Aldaba, Purdy
Robby Moody, Purdy
Jonaton Salazar, Purdy
Garrett Hobbs, Southwest
Seth Hilton, Verona
Hilsdon Mosely, Wheaton
Tyler McGarrah, Wheaton