2013 ALL-USA Missouri Baseball Team

2013 ALL-USA Missouri Baseball Team

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2013 ALL-USA Missouri Baseball Team

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Coby Fitch
Hickman, junior
Catcher
The state Gatorade Player of the Year batted .500 with five home runs, 22 RBI and 25 runs scored. Also threw out 12-of-15 base runners.

Jansen Smith
Rock Bridge, senior
Infield
Power-hitter batted .478, was on base more than half the time and hit three home runs with 50 RBI.

Calvin Munson
Howell, senior
Infield/Pitcher
Went 9-0 with three saves and a 0.64 earned-run average on the mound and batted .434 with nine home runs, 46 RBI, 38 runs and a .496 on-base percentage for the 5A champs.

Dalton Horstmeier
Fulton, junior
Infield/Pitcher
Shortstop had a .478 batting average and was on base 54.3 percent of the time. He also averaged over a strikeout per inning as a pitcher.

Jalen Poindexter
Boonville, senior
Catcher
Led team in batting (.391), home runs (three), doubles (12) and slugging (.632). Was on base 49 percent of the time and also had 32 RBI.

Brendan Beatty
Hallsville, senior
Pitcher/Infield
All-around athlete posted a 6-2 record with a 0.67 ERA and struck out 94 batters in 63 innings. Also batted .304 and was a sure-handed fielder.

Justin Murphy
North Callaway, senior
Pitcher
Gave up just two extra base hits all season and suffered two losses without giving up an earned run. Went 6-3 with a 0.51 ERA and had 115 strikeouts.

Brian Howard
St. Louis University High School, senior
Pitcher
Signed with TCU, the 6-9-power thrower went 8-2 with a 0.60 ERA, allowing just six earned runs all year and striking out 89.

Bryce Bell
Westminster, senior
Outfield
Led team to their third straight class 4 state championship, batting .460 with 34 RBI, 42 runs and 27 stolen bases.

Honorable mention

Zac Perkins, sr., Howell; Ryan Franklin, sr., Fort Zumwalt; Ben Lovell, sr., Westminster; Brent Gibbs, sr., Alton; Matt Brown, sr., Vianney; Brendan DePoy, sr., Columbia; Justin Paulsen, sr., CBC.
 

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