All-Metro baseball first and second teams

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Drew Bossi

Dulaney, senior, infielder

•Named Hitter of the Year by Baltimore County coaches

•Had 24 hits in 43 at-bats for a .558 batting average

•Led the No. 12 Lions with 10 extra-base hits (six doubles, two triples, two home runs)

•Will attend Christopher Newport next season and play baseball

Maxwell Costes

Gilman, junior, infielder-pitcher

•Maryland commit led the No. 10 Greyhounds as a sure-handed infielder with 67 assists

•Paced Gilman with a .392 batting average

•Led the Greyhounds with three triples, six homers and 26 RBIs

•Had a 3.78 ERA in the tough A Conference, and led his team with 34 strikeouts in 13 appearances

Kieran Garner

River Hill, senior, pitcher-infielder

•Named Pitcher of the Year by Howard County coaches

•Had a 6-0 record, with 27 hits allowed and 67 strikeouts

•Hit .350 as the designated hitter for the No. 13 Hawks

•Will attend Maryland next year and play baseball

AJ Holcomb

Loyola Blakefield, junior, infielder

•Virginia Tech commit led the fourth-ranked Dons in the field and at the plate during their run to the A Conference title

•Had two home runs in a 3-2 playoff win over Archbishop Spalding in the playoffs

•Batted .296, and led the Dons in hits and doubles

•Had a .387 on-base percentage and a .506 slugging percentage

Austin Koehn

Patterson Mill, junior, pitcher

•Most Valuable Player on the sixth-ranked Huskies team that advanced to the Class 1A state semifinals

•Went 6-2 with 58 strikeouts in 551/3 innings

•Had a 1.14 ERA and allowed only nine earned runs

•Hit .316 with 15 RBIs in 73 plate appearances

Miguel Mateo

Loyola Blakefield, senior, outfielder

•Chosen to the All-MIAA team by conference coaches

•Led the A Conference champions in RBIs with 14

•Second in hits for the No. 4 Dons behind Holcomb with 23

•Will play baseball at CCBC-Catonsville next season

Garrett Matheny

Calvert Hall, senior, catcher

•A catalyst offensively and defensively for the top-ranked Cardinals

•Hit .395 in 30 games, with 32 hits, and 26 RBIs

•Led the Cardinals with 30 runs scored

•Will attend Radford in the fall and play baseball

JP Murphy

Calvert Hall, junior, outfielder

•The High Point commit played in 31 games and hit .453

•Led the No. 1 Cardinals with 43 hits, 27 singles, five home runs and 27 RBIs

•Tied for the team lead in doubles with seven and triples with four

•Had a .487 on-base percentage and a .768 slugging percentage

Jack Schroeder

Mount Hebron, senior, pitcher-outfielder

•Named Player of the Year by Howard County coaches

• Struck out 47 in 32 innings, with an 1.09 ERA

•Frequently walked, Schroeder hit .370 with three doubles and three triples

•Will attend Virginia Commonwealth next season and and play baseball

Joe Seidler

Chesapeake-AA, junior, pitcher-infielder

•Batted .420 for the No. 3 Cougars, who reached the Class 3A title game

•Gave up 16 earned runs in 551/3 innings, with 49 strikeouts

•Compiled a 6-2 record in 12 appearances, including starting the state title game

•Led the team in home runs, hits and RBIs

Nick Vermillion

Archbishop Spalding, senior, infielder-pitcher

•Chosen to the All-MIAA team by conference coaches

•Batted .423 with six home runs as the leader of the fifth-ranked Cavaliers offense

• Had a 9-1 record and 1.10 ERA

•Will attend Towson University in the fall and play football



Brandon Cook, St. Mary's, junior, outfielder

Drew Ehrlich, Gilman, senior, catcher-pitcher

Matt Glady, Severna Park, senior, pitcher

Max Goron, Reservoir, senior, pitcher

Matt Hentschel, Calvert Hall, senior, pitcher

Jeremy Lapp, Century, junior, outfielder-pitcher

Mark Lopez, Boys' Latin, senior, infielder-pitcher

Michael Marrale, Century, junior, catcher

Dillon Oxyer, Chesapeake-AA, senior, infielder

Brendan Webster, Calvert Hall, senior, outfielder

Michael Yetter, Bel Air, senior, infielder-pitcher

Brandon Yu, Perry Hall, senior, pitcher-infielder

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