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 2017-18 season.
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COACH OF THE YEAR
Dan Griesbaum, Grosse Pointe South (Grosse Pointe Farms)
In his 35th season at the helm, Griesbaum won his 800th game and guided the Blue Devils (33-12) to their first Div. I state title since 2001. Grosse Pointe South capped the year with an 8-1 win over Woodhaven in the state final.
Player of the Year
Spencer Schwellenbach, P, Heritage (Saginaw), 6-0/185, Sr.
Schwellenbach posted a 6-2 record with a 0.43 ERA and 79 strikeouts to go with four shutouts and a no-hitter, leading Heritage to the Div. 1 regional semifinals. A Nebraska signee who also batted .376 with a home run and 16 RBI, Schwellenbach was selected by the Cleveland Indians in the 34th Round of the MLB Draft.
Cole Daniels, P, Saline, 6-2/215, Sr.
Drew Szczepaniak, P, Woodhaven (Brownstone), 6-1/145, Sr.
Mason Minzey, C, Bishop Foley Catholic (Madison Heights), 6-2/195, Sr.
Bryce Bush, INF, De La Salle Collegiate (Warren), 6-0/205, Sr.
Jacob Erickson, INF, Allen Park, 5-11/175, Sr.
Dillon Kark, INF, St. Mary’s Prep (Orchard Lake), 6-1/180, Jr.
John Malcom, INF, Detroit Country Day (Beverly Hills), 6-4/217, Sr.
William English, OF, Western International (Detroit), 6-4/190, Sr.
Miko Rodriguez, OF, Forest Hills Central (Grand Rapids), 6-1/200, Sr.
Reese Trahey, OF, Brother Rice (Bloomfield Hills), 6-3/190, Sr.
Colin Czajkowski, P, Woodhaven (Brownstone), 6-4/190, Jr.
Chris Mokma, P, Holland Christian, 6-5/190, Jr.
Matt Silka, P, Gabriel Richard Catholic (Riverview), 5-9/160, Jr.
Luke Stephenson, C, Algonac, 6-1/205, Sr.
Spencer Cable, INF, Hudsonville, 6-0/170, Sr.
Noah Miller, INF, University Liggett (Grosse Pointe Woods), 5-9/160, Sr.
Martin Money, INF, Midland, 6-0/200, Sr.
Joe Naporano, INF, Grosse Pointe South (Grosse Pointe Farms), 5-9/170, Sr.
Jacob Rybicki, OF, Chippewa Valley (Clinton Township), 5-7/155, Sr.
Matt Staelgraeve, OF, Romeo, 6-2/180, Sr.
Cameron Tullar, OF, Brighton, 6-2/195, Sr.