USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Vermont Baseball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic achievements from the 2016-17 season.
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COACH OF THE YEAR
Mike Ballou, South Royalton
Ballou, who pitched the Royals to two state championship wins over Danville in the early 80s, coached South Royalton, 4-0, past Danville in the Division 4 title game for the second consecutive year. The Royals (17-0) were the only undefeated team in the state and won all 17 games by at least four runs.
Player of the Year
Jordy Allard, INF/P, Hartford (White River Junction), 5-9/170, Sr
A slick-fielding shortstop and a shutdown closer earlier in his career, Allard blossomed into a dominant starter and a middle-of-the-order bat. The Southern New Hampshire commit went 7-1 with a 0.77 ERA and 85 strikeouts in 45.1 innings, while batting .454 and driving in 18 runs.
Patrick Greenan, P, St. Johnsbury, 6-4/185, Sr.
Jake Hakey, P, Bellows Free (Fairfax), 6-1/185, Sr.
Leif Bigelow, P, Brattleboro, 6-3/165, Jr.
Kyle Leggett, C, Mt. Mansfield (Jericho), 5-10/175, Sr.
Maverick King, INF, Essex (Essex Junction), 5-11/180, Jr.
Griff Stalcup, INF, Burr and Burton (Manchester), 6-2/185, Sr.
Sammy Premsagar, INF, South Burlington, 6-0/175, Jr.
Dalton Hotchkiss, OF, Rutland, 5-9/150, Sr.
Sky Rahill, OF, Burlington, 5-11/160, Jr.
Greg Johnson, OF, Randolph, 6-4/170, Sr.
Jay McCoy, P, Burr and Burton (Manchester), 6-1/185, Jr.
Nick Fitzgerald, P, Lamoille (Hyde Park), 6-1/165, Jr.
Brayden Howrigan, P, Enosburg Falls, 6-1/170, Jr.
Evan Crumb, C, Long Trail (Dorset), 6-1/185, Sr.
Alec Burns, INF, Enosburg Falls, 5-9/180, Sr.
Josh Scoskie, INF, South Royalton, 6-0/160, Sr.
Chris Wood, INF, Mt. Abraham (Bristol), 6-0/160, Sr.
Brady Illingworth, INF, Bellows Falls (Westminster), 5-9/215, Sr.
Thomas Vesofsky, OF, Colchester, 6-2/175, Jr.
Abraham Koval, OF, Essex (Essex Junction), 5-10/160, Sr.
Ryan Austin, OF, Milton, 5-11/170,Sr.