USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the American Family Insurance ALL-USA New Hampshire Baseball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic achievements from the 2015-16 season.
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COACH OF THE YEAR
Bill Dod, Souhegan (Amherst)
Dod became the winningest coach in New Hampshire prep history, in the process capturing his fourth state championship, his second at Souhegan. After 43 years in the dugout, Dod boasts 527 total wins.
Player of the Year
Grant Lavigne, INF, Bedford, 6-4/220, So.
Already a two-time First Team All-State selection, the powerful sophomore first baseman lifted the Bulldogs to a 19-3 record and the Div. 1 state title. Lavigne batted .500 with six home runs – two-thirds of Bedford’s season total – a .651 OBP and team-highs in RBI (28) and runs scored (29).
John Polichetti, P, Pinkerton (Derry), 6-2/165, Sr.
Jason Hughes, P, Timberlane (Plaistow), 5-10/175, Sr.
Tyler Brown, P, Littleton, 6-1/200, Sr.
Pat McDonnell, C, Nashua South, 6-1/180, Sr.
Connor Lee, INF, Bedford, 5-11/180, Sr.
Kyle Maurice, INF, Portsmouth, 6-0/240, Jr.
Cody Morissette, INF, Exeter, 6-0/180, So.
Owen Batchelder, OF, Souhegan (Amherst), 6-4/200, Jr.
Ben Curry, OF, Pinkerton (Derry), 6-1/180, Sr.
Kyle Shaw, OF, Campbell (Litchfield), 5-10/170, Sr.
River Fish, P, Monadnock (Swanzey), 5-11/175, Sr.
Brandon Dufault, P, Windham, 6-4/180, Jr.
Wes Tobin, P, Portsmouth Christian, 6-3/230, Sr.
Ben Robinson, C, Sunapee, 5-11/175, Sr.
Dan Brown, INF, Alvirne (Hudson), 6-0/170, Sr.
Josh Saurman, INF, Portsmouth, 5-10/175, Sr.
Bryce Reagan, INF, Souhegan (Amherst), 6-2/185, So.
Tom Blandini, INF, Bishop Brady (Concord), 5-10/150, Sr.
Kobie Taylor, OF, Portsmouth, 6-1/175, Sr.
Jake McMaster, OF, Bishop Guertin (Nashua), 6-0/170, Sr.
Jimmy Zimolka, OF, Londonderry, 5-10/145, Sr.