USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Michigan Baseball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic achievements from the 2015-16 season.
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COACH OF THE YEAR
Matt Cook, Warren De La Salle
Cook led Warren De La Salle (28-13) on a thrilling run to the Division I state title, outlasting Saline in the championship game with a 7-6 win.
Player of the Year
Tommy Henry, P, Portage Northern, 6-3/165, Sr.
The Gatorade Player of the Year and a future Michigan Wolverine, Henry posted a 5-0 record on the mound with a 1.49 ERA and 55 strikeouts in 37.2 innings. He also produced a .447 average with the bat with 25 runs scored and a .629 on-base percentage for a Portage Northern team that reached the Division I quarterfinals.
Branden Knorr, P, Pioneer (Ann Arbor), 6-4/195, Sr.
Karl Kauffman, P, Brother Rice (Bloomfield Hills), 6-2/200, Sr.
Drew Blakely, C, Gull Lake (Richland), 6-2/180, Sr.
Torey DeMare, INF, Divine Child (Dearborn), 6-5/230, Sr.
Thomas Miller, INF, Saline, 6-0/160, Sr.
Logan Hudson, INF, Caledonia, 6-2/180, Sr.
Nick Jones, INF, Lakeview (Battle Creek), 5-11/180, Sr.
Joe Stewart, OF, Portage Central (Portage), 6-4/193, Sr.
Tristin Richardson, OF, Grosse Pointe North, 6-1/166, Sr.
Alex Manasa, OF, Farmington, 6-4/220, Sr.
Matt Gushee, P, University Liggett (Grosse Pointe Woods), 6-2/235, Sr.
Joey Prechtel, P, Adams (Rochester), 6-3/205, Sr.
Mitch Tyranski, P, Brother Rice (Birmingham), 6-2/200, Sr.
Kamrin Markwardt, C, Dakota (Macomb), 5-10/170, Sr.
Brock Ridgeway, INF, Homer, 6-4/240, Sr.
Zach Heeke, INF, Mt. Pleasant, 5-10/175, Sr.
Jason Clark, INF, Bay City Western (Auburn), 5-11/175, Sr.
Devin Hager, INF, Walled Lake Northern (Commerce), 5-10/170, Sr.
Alex Darden, OF/P, N. Farmington, 5-10/170, Sr.
Gunner Rainey, OF, Madison (Adrian), 5-8/185, Sr.
Harrison Salter, OF, Saline (Bloomfield Hills), 6-2/185, Sr.