Class 8A-7A-6A first team
Cypress Bay senior
Stats: .526 BA, 4 HR, 20 RBI, 11 SB, .616 OBP, .744 slugging pct.
Comment: Three-year starter and Palm Beach State College signee was highly regarded by opponents and led Lightning (17-7) to a district championship.
Stats: .390 BA, 23 RBI, 19 R, 6 HR, .593 OBP, .780 slugging pct.
Comment: Three-year starter and Nova Southeastern signee was a solid first baseman for Falcons and hit near .400 his final three seasons.
Pembroke Pines Charter senior
Stats: 9-1, 75 1/3 IP, 1.02 ERA, 61 K, 7 complete games, .319 BA, 21 RBI, 2 HR
Comment: Team captain won nine consecutive games before no-decision in regional final. Three complete-game shutouts. Set school record for strikeouts in a season.
Pembroke Pines Charter senior
Stats: .414 BA, 28 R, 23 RBI, 14 SB
Comment: Three-year starter and team captain set school record for triples in a season (five) and career (seven).
Pos.: P, OF
Stats: 7-3, 70 IP, 0.80 ERA, 83 K, .360 BA, 20 RBI
Comment: Four-year starter and Flagler College signee was Titans' ace. Pitched deep into every start and was tough for opponents to hit.
St. Thomas Aquinas senior
Stats: .318 BA, .410 OBP, 25 RBI, 4 HR
Comment: Two-year starter and Rollins College signee was dominant defensively and also one of better hitters for Raiders (18-7).
Stats: .391 BA, 16 R, 13 RBI, .531 slugging pct., .487 OBP
Comment: While undersized (5-8, 145), was backbone of Falcons' defense, handled pitching staff well and ascended in lineup to hit second.
Stats: .456 BA, 30 R, 24 RBI, 5 HR, .581 OBP, .809 slugging pct., 15 SB
Comment: Three-year starter and St. Thomas University signee, with speed and a strong arm, established himself as a top-notch center fielder.
Pembroke Pines Charter junior
Stats: .342 BA, 34 RBI, 20 R, 9 HR
Comment: Two-year starter was one of county's top producers in home runs and RBI. Named MVP of Steve Georgiadis Memorial Tournament.
West Broward junior
Stats: 5-1, 45 1/3 IP, 0.15 ERA, 40 K, 0.68 WHIP
Comment: Bobcats' ace, a two-year starter, possessed the county's best ERA and second-best WHIP and has numerous colleges interested entering senior year.
St. Thomas Aquinas junior
Stats: 6-1, 37 2/3 IP, 0.93 ERA, 35 K, 0.66 WHIP
Comment: Three-year starter was Raiders' top pitcher. Threw no-hitter in district championship. Considering UCF, Miami, FSU and South Carolina.
Cooper City senior
Stats: .516 BA, 25 RBI, 20 R, 5 HR
Comment: Two-year starter was team's offensive MVP and didn't commit a fielding error all season as he helped Cowboys (17-7) reach regional quarterfinals.
Stats: .365 BA, 18 R, 16 RBI, .482 slugging pct., .423 OBP, 8 SB
Comment: Two-year starter had winning hit against Cooper City in regional quarterfinals, but was equally impressive with his glove in the infield.
Nick AlonzoMonarchSr.PLuis BarrancoFlanaganSr.INFNick DiazCoral GladesSr.INFAlex DickinsonSt. Thomas AquinasJr.INFMatthew FreemanFort LauderdaleSr.P, CCole HabigNovaSr.INF, OFChayce Hay-EldonWest BrowardJr.INFDevin HadleyWest BrowardSr.OFTyler NorrisDouglasSr.PLouis PuglieseNovaSr.PEric RiveraFlanaganSo.OFChris RodriguezFlanaganSr.PRoss ThibeaultSt. Thomas AquinasSr.OFAlex ValladaresCypress BayJr.CChris VerardiTaravellaSr.P
Cooper City: Tyson Burch, Johnny Haney, Ethan Kraus, Brett Marks, Niko Saltare; Coral Glades: Nick Diaz, Christian Dominguez, John Mendez; Coral Springs: Davis Alessio, Cody Calan, Colton Smith; Cypress Bay: Ben Fits, Alex Rodriguez; Deerfield Beach: John Grassi, Joey Hennessey, Matt Simons; Douglas: Max Boling, Blake Bottomley, Dominic DiCaprio, Matt Fierman, Jesus Luzardo; Everglades: Yabel Arzeno, Raul Quesada, Enrique Perez; Flanagan: Andres Rios, Kharlin Sued, David Sarmiento, Mark Vientos; Fort Lauderdale: Lucas Berken, Chase Navarro, Corey Stern; Hollywood Hills: Rafael Alvarez, D'Andre Diaz, Jordan Maldanado, Danny Pena; McArthur: Jorge Alvarez; Miramar: Adrian Martinez-Alvarez, Alex Rodriguez, Michael Rodriguez; Monarch: Brennan Bosworth, C.J. Delbsoque, Joey Gerber, Joey Hennessey, Andrew Rohloff, Joey Rugare, Matt Rumpf; Northeast: Ralph Morel, Robert Robinson; Nova: Shayne Fox, Frankie Graf, Brandon McCalla, Kyle Pangallo, Ben Torres; Pembroke Pines Charter: Brett Alayon, Danny Melgarejo, Alex Monge-Rodriguez; Plantation: Jonathan Coval, Jack Shanholtz; Piper: Ryan Rottman; South Broward: Mike Cohick, Dalton Harbinson, James McDonell, Ken Rasor; South Plantation: Andrew Huegele; Stranahan: Austin Ford, Chris Ford, Jon Johnson, Andy Vargas; St. Thomas Aquinas: Rafael Amanan, Kevin Balfour, Christian Demby, Daniel Lowry, Nick Marchese; Taravella: Joseph Libio, Jack Kelley, Manny Pantaleon, Gavin Robinson, Justin Walker; Western: Trent Massaro; West Broward: Dalton Brockman, Christian Dearman, Richie Garcia
Coach of the Year
Comment: Led Falcons (24-2) to a top-five national ranking for most of season and return to Class 8A regional finals, where lost to South Dade 5-3.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun