USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Arkansas Baseball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic achievements from the 2016-17 season.
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COACH OF THE YEAR
Ronnie Goodwin, Cabot
Goodwin guided the Panthers (25-7) to the Class 7A state title this past season, culminating with a 2-1 win over Har-Ber. The championship was the first in program history for Cabot.
Player of the Year
Casey Martin, INF/P, Lonoke, 5-11/175, Sr.
The Arkansas signee batted .595 with 10 homers and 34 stolen bases during his senior year, leading the Jackrabbits to the Class 4A quarterfinals. On the mound, he posted a 5-1 record with a 1.50 ERA to earn the state’s Gatorade Player of the Year honor.
Blake Adams, P, Har-Ber (Springdale), 6-1/180, So.
McKaden Templeton, P, Rogers, 5-11/175, So.
Miller Pleimann, P, Fayetteville, 6-3/180, Jr.
Caleb Grace, C, Har-Ber (Springdale), 5-11/175, Sr.
Tyler Gregg, INF, Farmington, 6-0/205, Sr.
Ethan Holmes, INF, Van Buren, 6-1/155, Sr.
Connor Noland, INF, Greenwood, 6-2/195, Sr.
Blake Thompson, OF, Har-Ber (Springdale), 5-11/160, Sr.
Tyler Johnson, OF, Bentonville, 6-1/200, Jr.
Landry Wilkerson, OF, Van Buren, 5-7/160, So.
Landon Brown, P, Shiloh Christian (Springdale), 5-11/185, Jr.
Austin Anderson, P, Greenland, 5-9/165, Jr.
Cooper Van Kooten, P, Greenwood, 6-0/190, Sr.
Cameron Hockle, C, Jonesboro, 5-10/170, Sr.
Logan Carr, INF, Fayetteville, 5-8/165, Sr.
Luke McFadden, INF, Rogers, 5-8/150, Sr.
Hayden Fennell, INF, Booneville, 5-7/155, Sr.
Aaron Mann, INF, Little Rock Central, 6-2/185, Jr.
Nick Butler, OF, North Little Rock, 6-0/172, Sr.
Joel Barker, OF, Russellville, 6-0/155, Sr.
Kameron Whitmore, OF, Jacksonville, 5-9/160, Sr.