After an extremely successful season, the Melissa Cardinals garnered an assortment of major awards to show for their efforts. The 12-3A All-District awards were released last week, and Melissa accumulated three of the five superlative awards, including District MVP, Defensive MVP and Pitcher of the Year.
Melissa also had three players who received first team honors, two second team nods and two honorable mentions.
Anna fell short of the playoffs but still landed four players on the All- District list with first teamers Jeremy Gee, Lyle Jacobs and Austin Watkins and second team nominee Ty Chapman.
The complete list for Anna and Melissa is featured below.
District 12-AAA Awards
Award Name Position Year School
Most Valuable Player - Camden Duzenack - SS SR Melissa
Defensive MVP - CJ Tyler - C JR Melissa
Pitcher of the year - Landon Wilson - P SR Melissa
1st Team Pitcher - Jeremy Gee - P JR Anna
1st Team Infield - Zach Torres - 1st JR Melissa
1st Team Infield - Chris Smith - 3rd SR Melissa
1st Team Outfield - Cade Cruce - CF JR Melissa
1st Team Outfield - Austin Watkins - RF JR Anna
1st Team Utility - Lyle Jacobs - SS/P/3rd SR Anna
2nd Team Pitcher - Ty Chapman - P JR Anna
2nd Team Pitcher - Grant Meeks - P JR Melissa
2nd Team Outfield - Garrett Vestal - RF SR Melissa
JC Cottrell - OF JR Melissa
Cory Regan - 2B SO Melissa