17 western Iowa baseball players receive IPSWA all-state honors

The Iowa Print Sports Writers Association released the first all-state baseball honors of its existence Tuesday, and 17 western Iowa representatives received recognition.

Of the 17, eight were named to the first team: Council Bluffs St. Albert senior infielder Garret Reisz and Tri-Center senior infielder Kaleb Harrison in Class 1-A; Carroll Kuemper senior catcher Ben Berg in 2-A; Harlan junior pitcher Brett Sears and senior first baseman Ryan Doran; Sioux City Heelan senior infielder Collin Kasperbauer and senior outfielder Hunter Hope and Sergeant Bluff-Luton sophomore catcher Spencer Kleene in 3-A.

Four others earned second-team honors: CAM senior outfielder Thomas Hensley in 1-A, MVAOCOU senior pitcher Colby Seuntjens and Treynor senior utility player Dean Bedell in 2-A and Harlan senior outfielder Nick Foss in 3-A.

Five more made the third team in their respective classes: St. Albert freshman infielder Cy Patterson, Tri-Center senior pitcher Dan Kenealy in 1-A; Sioux City Heelan senior utility player Jackson Boever in 2-A; and Sioux City West junior first baseman Jesse Elgert in and Council Bluffs Lewis Central junior outfielder Drake Nettles in 4-A.

Martensdale-St. Marys senior Brady Gavin, West Lyon senior Jaden Snyder, Solon senior Luke Ira and Urbandale senior Luke Llewellyn were chosen as the captains of their respective class.

Class 1-A

First team

P: Caden Kratz, Sr., Mason City Newman; Jake Hilmer, Jr., North Linn; Austin Krob, Sr., Lisbon; C: Bruce Werderman, Sr., Lisbon. 1B: Brady Gavin, Sr., Martensdale-St. Mary’s. IF: Evan Paulus, Jr., Mason City Newman; Garret Reisz, Sr., C.B. St. Albert; Kaleb Harrison, Sr., Tri-Center. OF: Ryan Miller, Sr., North Linn; Josh Fitzgerald, Jr., Mason City Newman; Nick Phelps, Sr., Woodbury Central. U: Trevor Dooley, Sr., Martensdale-St. Marys; Brad Barkema, Sr., BCLUW.

Second team

P: Collin Kramer, Jr., St. Ansgar; Caleb Banowetz, So., Calamus-Wheatland; Ian Boline, Sr., Alburnett; C: Keaton Parker, Jr., Alburnett. 1B: Sean Boardman, Sr., North Linn. IF: Derrick Schorg, Sr., Remsen St. Marys; Brett Givens, Sr., Lisbon; Lukas Wogen, Jr., West Fork. OF: Carter Kuchel, Sr., Remsen St. Marys; Thomas Hensley, Sr., CAM; Trever Brown, Sr., Don Bosco. U: Aaron Allsup, Sr., Martensdale-St. Marys; Drake Buscherfeld, Sr., Algona Garrigan.

Third team

P: Cale Reicks, Sr., Turkey Valley; Dan Kenealy, Sr., Tri-Center; Liam Stube, Sr., AGSWR. C: Brayden Jacobs, Sr., Ankeny Christian. 1B: Brendan Wood, Jr., HLV. IF: Tyler Tscherter, So., Gladbrook-Reinbeck; Carter Boothe, Sr., Central Decatur; Cy Patterson, Fr., C.B. St. Albert. OF: Tucker Babbitt, Sr., Moravia; Ian Holmgaard, Sr., Mason City Newman; Hagen Waters, Jr., Lisbon. U: Colby Page, Jr., SE Warren; Bryce Schares, Jr., Don Bosco.

Class 2-A

First team

P: Alex Snyder, Sr., Alta-Aurelia; Jared Townshend, Jr., Wilton; Zach Miller, Sr. Catcher: Ben Berg, Sr., Carroll Kuemper; 1B: Brock Farley, Jr., Denver. IF: Jaden Snyder, Sr., West Lyon; Trace Howard, Sr., Wapello; Will Dembiski, Jr., Pella Christian. OF: Preston Van Wyk, Jr., PCM; Logan Otting, Jr., Cascade; Ryan Schooley, Sr., I.C. Regina. U: Jace Davidson, Jr., Pochahontas Area, Jr.; Briar Rowley, Jr., Estherville-Lincoln Central.

Second team

P: Colby Seuntjens, Sr., MVAOCOU; Mitchell Gahan, Sr., I.C. Regina; Kyler Steinborn, Sr., South Central Calhoun. C: Joel Vaske, Sr., Dyersville Beckman. 1B: Daniel Hargrave, Sr., Centerville. IF: Zane Johnson, Sr., East Marshall; Mitch Pomeroy, Sr., Van Meter; Jackson Bennett, Sr., Dyersville Beckman. OF: Blake Berns, Sr., I.C. Regina; Chase Bovee, Sr., Pochahontas Area; Josh Fenske, Sr., New Hampton. U: Dean Bedell, Sr., Treynor; Collin McCrabb, Jr., Wilton.

Third team

P: Harrison Hoffman, Jr., Cascade; Evan Doyle, So., Central Lee; Carter Cuvleier, Jr., Aplington-Parkersburg. C: Jacob Manternach, Sr., Monticello. 1B: Justin Ridout, Sr., East Marshall. IF: Trey Jacobson, Sr., Estherville-Lincoln Central; Tyson Belloma, Sr., Centerville; Gannon O’Brien, Sr., Cascade. OF: Kaleb Sleezer, Sr., Alta-Aurelia; Ryan Schott, Sr., I.C. Regina; Trenton Massner, Sr., Wapello. U: Alex Dickey, Sr., West Marshall; Ryan Manternach, Sr., Monticello.

Class 3-A

First team

P: Julien Broderson, Jr., Davenport Assumption; Brett Sears, Jr., Harlan; Max Hackbarth, Sr., Webster City. C: Spencer Kleene, So., Sergeant Bluff-Luton. 1B: Ryan Doran, Sr., Harlan. IF: Luke Ira, Sr., Solon; Colin Kasperbauer, Sr., S.C. Heelan; Nate Mortimer, Sr., Carlisle. OF: Hunter Hope, Sr., S.C. Heelan; Brady Kluender, Sr., Spencer; Trevor Bormann, Sr., Algona. U: Nic McCay, Sr., Carlisle; Nick Gottilla, Jr., Davenport Assumption.

Second team

P: Cam Miller, So., Solon; Jayden Gibson, Jr., Grinnell; Zach Noble, Sr., Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley. C: Jaden Rolffs, Sr., Pella. 1B: Austin Simpson, Jr., Fairfield. IF: Cam Steffens, Sr., Central DeWitt; Ryan Willis, Sr., Waverly-Shell Rock; Gabe Lux, Sr., C.R. Xavier. OF: Casey Young, So., Winterset; Jacob Young, So., Winterset; Jacob Zuck, Sr., Knoxville; Nick Foss, Sr., Harlan. U: Dylan Steen, Jr., Webster City; Lucas Bixby, Jr., Central DeWitt.

Third team

P: Rick Atkins, Jr., Marion; Evan Appenzeller, Sr., Boone; Isaiah Henrichs, Jr., Carlisle. C: Seth Adrian, So., Davenport Assumption. 1B: Spencer Goerdt, Sr., Dubuque Wahlert. IF: Drake Shelton, Jr., Decorah; Gabe Eckstaine, Sr., LeMars; Kyle Moeder, Jr., C.R. Xavier, Jr. OF: Tanner Bedier, Sr., Bondurant-Farrar; East Darling, So., Winterset; Brady Leonard, Sr., Waverly-Shell Rock. U: Jackson Boever, Sr., S.C. Heelan; Jack Higgans, Sr., Nevada.

Class 4-A

First team

P: Sam Goodman, Jr., Western Dubuque; Luke Llewellyn, Sr., Urbandale; Clayton Nettleon, Sr., Davenport West. C: Tony Barreca, Sr., North Scott. 1B: Peyton Williams, Jr., Johnston. IF: Christ Miller, Sr., Urbandale; Drew Beazley, Sr., Johnston; Brooks Sunny, Sr., North Scott. OF: Levi Usher, Sr., C.R. Prairie; Lincoln Riley, Jr., C.R. Washington; Evan Martin, So., Southeast Polk. U: Calvin Harris, So., Western Dubuque; Jacob Bockenstedt, Sr., C.R. Washington.

Second team

P: Duncan Davitt, Sr., Indianola; Sean Nussbaum, Sr., Johnston; Drew Irvine, Sr., Waukee. C: Noah Cook, Sr., Urbandale. 1B: Evan Crawford, Sr., Pleasant Valley. IF: Brayden Frazier, C.R. Jefferson; T.J. Mahoney, Sr., D.M. Lincoln; Griff Clark, Sr., C.R. Prairie. OF: Andrew Nord, Jr., Johnston; Ben DeTaeye, Jr., West Des Moines Valley. OF: Brook Heinen, Jr., Urbandale. U: Cade Moss, Jr., Johnston; Braden Houston.

Third team

P: Luke Patzner, Sr., Urbandale; Will Moritz, Sr., West Des Moines Valley; Nate Vance, Sr., Marshalltown. C: Lucas Karwal, Sr., I.C. West. 1B: Jesse Elgert, Jr., S.C. West. IF: Trevor Burkhart, Sr., Davenport West; Tynan Shahidi, Sr., Ames; Brendan Sher, Sr., Indianola. OF: Bryce Butler, Sr., Mason City; Noah Susong, Jr., Waterloo West; Drake Nettles, Jr., C.B. Lewis Central. U: Harrison Cook, Jr., C.R. Prairie; Carter Baumler, So., West Des Moines Dowling.

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