USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Texas Baseball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic achievements from the 2014-15 season.
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COACH OF THE YEAR
Rick Carpenter, Prosper
The father of St. Louis Cardinals star Matt Carpenter guided Prosper to a 35-3 record and the Class 5A state championship, the school’s first state title since 1984. The Eagles posted a late come-from-behind victory against Tomball in a state semifinal before routing Georgetown 8-0 in the title game in front of a tournament-record crowd of 8,126. Carpenter previously led Elkins (Missouri City) to three state championships.
Player of the Year
Luken Baker, P, Oak Ridge (Conroe), 6-4/250, Sr.
Baker has been named both the Gatorade and All-USA national player of the year. He has committed to Texas Christian and was drafted in the 37th round of the MLB draft by the Houston Astros. Baker compiled a 12-1 record with 120 strikeouts and a 1.02 ERA through 82 innings this season. He also provided a .468 batting average with eight home runs.
Beau Burrows, P, Weatherford, 6-2/200, Sr.
Antonio Santillan, P, Seguin (Arlington), 6-3/195, Sr.
Joe Davis, C, Bowie, 6-0/220, Sr.
Chris Andritsos, INF, The Woodlands, 6-4/230, Sr.
Kody Clemens, INF, Memorial (Hedwig Village), 6-1/170, Sr.
Ke’Bryan Hayes, INF, Concordia Lutheran (Tomball), 6-1/207, Sr.
Luke Wakamatsu, INF, Keller, 6-3/185, Sr.
Trenton Clark, OF, Richland (North Richland Hills), 6-0/200, Sr.
Doak Dozier, OF, Arlington Heights, 6-3/180, Sr.
Mitchell Hansen, OF, Plano Senior, 6-4/197, Sr.
Jordan Hicks, P, Cypress Creek (Houston), 6-2/185, Sr.
Justin Maese, P, Ysleta (El Paso), 6-3/185, Sr.
Nash Walters, P, Lindale, 6-4/195, Sr.
Garrett Wolforth, C, Concordia Lutheran (Tomball), 6-3/200, Sr.
Austin Blakeley, INF, Hallsville, 6-3/210, Sr.
Kyler Murray, INF, Allen, 6-1/160, Sr.
Jonathan Ortega, INF, Victoria East (Victoria), 5-9/175, Sr.
Sean Wymer, INF, Flower Mound, 6-2/195, Sr.
Jaylen Ferguson, OF, Arlington, 6-2/180, Sr.
Ryan Johnson, OF, College Station, 6-3/205, Sr.
Satchel McElroy, OF, Clear Creek (League City), 5-11/170, Sr.