Athens — Here is the 2014 Athens Review All-Henderson County baseball and softball teams
Player of the Year
Athens • Senior
The past season was impressive for Conley as a leadoff hitter for the co-district champion Hornets.
Conley batted .360 with 42 runs scored, 20 RBI and 12 stolen bases.
He also finished the year with a 9-2 record on the mound and a 2.19 earned run average.
Conley struck out 79 batters with 18 walks in 13 games.
He allowed 35 runs — 21 of them earned in 67 innings of work.
He will be heading to East Texas Baptist in the fall.
Coach of the Year
Rod McDaniel, Mabank
Offensive Player of the Year
Colt Conway Junior Mabank
Defensive Player of the Year
Dalton McCurley Freshman Cross Roads
King of the Hill
Corey Watkins Senior Kemp
Sophomore of the Year
Brandon Boyd Athens
Newcomer of the Year
Tyler Johnson Freshman Cross Roads
Pitcher Ryan Covington Senior Brownsboro
Catcher Bryce Allison Senior Kemp
First Base Landon Mason Junior Brownsboro
Second Base Michael Canales Junior Athens
Third Base Adam Stallings Senior Athens
Shortstop Travis Takata Junior Athens
Outfield Trey Hazelip Junior Cross Roads
Outfield Adam Penix Senior Mabank
Outfield Skyler Himes Sophomore Cross Roads
Utility Josh Darden Senior Athens
Pitcher Forest Lane Senior Eustace
Catcher Ty Winkelvoss Sophomore Mabank
First Base Lance Funkhouser Senior Athens
Second Base Cory Dodds Sophomore Brownsboro
Third Base Pearson Johannesen Freshman Mabank
Shortstop Kaleb Mandeville Senior Mabank
Outfield Jesse Taylor Senior Athens
Outfield Daniel Mossberger Senior Athens
Outfield Braylon Cable Junior Malakoff
CROSS ROADS: Will Van Dusen, Raleigh Seilheimer, Kyle Miers, Nick Cobb
EUSTACE: Ryan Brown, Chance Scott, Sam Abrahamson
MALAKOFF: Hunter Snow, Jeff Foster
MABANK: Cody Thompson
LAPOYNOR: Andrew Wilkey
NO NOMINATIONS: Trinidad
Player of the Year
Malakoff • Sophomore
In her second year in the softball program, Denis was a key player for coach Matt Wittram’s regional quarterfinal squad.
Denis battled .515 with 12 home runs, 63 RBI, 20 stolen bases and 41 runs scored on 51 hits this season.
She also had a fielding percentage of .984 as the team’s shortstop.
Look for her to continue her strong play in the 2015 season.