ABCA/Rawlings Pacific Association Div. All-Region teams announced

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The 2017 ABCA/Rawlings Pacific Association Division All-Region teams have been announced in all three regions. The selection process is led by the ABCA Pacific Association Division All-America Committee, which is chaired by Paul Moore of the California Community College Baseball Coaches Association.

The Pacific Association Division is comprised of junior colleges from the California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) and the Northwest Athletic Conference (NWAC).

ABCA/Rawlings All-Region first-team selections are nominated for ABCA/Rawlings All-America honors, which will be released on Thursday, June 1. ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove winners for the Pacific Association Division will be announced on June 21 and the ABCA National Player of the Year will be announced on June 28.

The ABCA All-America team was first recognized in 1949 and now includes nine divisions: NCAA Divisions I, II and III, NAIA, NJCAA Divisions I, II and III, Pacific Association Division, and high school. ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove teams were first recognized in 2007.

The ABCA, founded in 1945, is the primary professional organization for baseball coaches at the amateur level. Its over 8,000 members represent all 50 states and 25 countries. Since its initial meeting of 27 college baseball coaches in June 1945, Association membership has broadened to include eight divisions: NCAA Division I, II and III, NAIA, NJCAA, Pacific Association Division, High School and Youth. The 74th annual ABCA Convention will be held Jan. 4-7, 2018 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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2017 Northern California-ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Teams
Pacific Association Northern California All-Region First Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Thaddeus Phillips So. Ohlone CA
1B Ryder Kuhns So. Santa Rosa CA
IF Kyle Barret So. Skyline CA
IF Marcus Chiu So. Marin CA
IF Derek Molina So. Merced CA
OF Ryan Ruley So. Ohlone CA
OF Carson McCusker Fr. Folsom Lake CA
OF Ryan McSwain So. Skyline CA
P Alex Patterson So. Delta CA
P Brett de Geus So. Cabrillo CA
P Chase Gardner So. Marin CA
RP Clayton Andrews So. Cabrillo CA
 
Pacific Association Northern California All-Region Second Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Jared Denning Fr. Solano CA
1B A.J. Curtis Fr. Ohlone CA
IF Sawyer Pittman So. Reedley CA
IF Steve Nice So. Chabot CA
IF Anders Green So. San Mateo CA
OF Auston Chastain So. Sacramento City CA
OF Domonique Hernandez So. Cerro Coso CA
OF Eric Carlson Fr. Lassen CA
P Nate McGhee So. Merced CA
P Carlos Jimenez So. Ohlone CA
P Eric Schreter So. Butte CA
RP Joe Riley So. Reedley CA
 
No. California Position Player of the Year: Ryan Ruley, So., OF, Ohlone
No. California Pitcher of the Year: Alex Patterson, So., Delta
 
2017 Southern California-ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Teams
Pacific Association Southern California All-Region First Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Trevor Casanova So. El Camino CA
1B Vincent Byrd II So. Long Beach City CA
IF Travis Moniot So. Orange Coast CA
IF Kyle Callahan So. Victor Valley CA
IF Andres Kim So. Pasadena City CA
OF Cole Kleszcz Fr. Canyons CA
OF Joey Cooper So. Palomar CA
OF David Maldonado So. Grossmont CA
P Andrew Quezada So. Cypress CA
P Taylor Rashi So. El Camino CA
P Justin Dehn So. Canyons CA
RP Ryan Semon Fr. Palomar CA
 
Pacific Association Southern California All-Region Second Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Anthony Lepre So. Canyons CA
1B Jeremy Conant So. Pasadena City CA
IF John Jensen Fr. Santa Barbara CA
IF Ryan Mota So. Riverside City CA
IF Antonio Monroy So. Long Beach City CA
OF Cabot Van Til So. Grossmont CA
OF Sloan Blanscet Fr. San Diego Mesa CA
OF Cristian Montes So. Glendale CA
P Cassius Hamm So. El Camino CA
P Tom Wilson So. LA Pierce CA
P Blake Tuthill So. Riverside City CA
RP James Giambalvo So. Glendale CA
 
So. California Position Player of the Year: Trevor Casanova, So., C, El Camino
So. California Pitcher of the Year: Taylor Rashi, So., El Camino
  
2017 Northwest-ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Teams
Pacific Association Northwest All-Region First Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C JT Strickler Fr. Lower Columbia WA
IF Zach Needham So. Edmonds WA
IF Collin Runge So. Chemeketa OR
IF Austin Shenton Fr. Bellevue WA
IF Peyton Cordova-Smith So. Everett WA
IF Alex McGarry Fr. Tacoma WA
OF Cole Mckenzie Fr. Yakima Valley WA
OF Isaiah Hatch So. Columbia Basin WA
OF Trent Tinglestad Fr. Everett WA
OF Brett Bafaro Fr. Clackamas OR
DH Parker Depasquale So. Yakima Valley WA
UT Mac McCarty So. Pierce WA
P Hunter French Fr. Columbia Basin WA
P Curtis Bafus So. Everett WA
P Garrett Westberg So. Tacoma WA
P Gerald Hein Fr. Yakima Valley WA
RP Trevor Wells Fr. Linn-Benton OR
 
Pacific Association Northwest All-Region Second Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Austin Pinorini So. Bellevue WA
IF Ricky Muzzy Fr. Lower Columbia WA
IF Michael Wyatt So. Columbia Basin WA
IF Cody Banks Fr. Big Bend WA
IF Jacob Prater So. Everett WA
IF Rylan Cratsenberg Fr. Pierce WA
IF Colin Cinkovich So. Yakima Valley WA
OF Taylor Adams So. Tacoma WA
OF Mason Cerrillo So. Bellevue WA
OF Dustin Yates Fr. Spokane WA
OF Kory Longaker So. Shoreline WA
DH Joshua Congdon Fr. Linn-Benton OR
UT Blake Mallory Fr. Pierce WA
P Dylan Pearce So. SW Oregon OR
P Dalton Chapman So. Everett WA
P Taylor Davis So. Lower Columbia WA
P Nick Flesher Fr. Spokane WA
 
Northwest Position Player of the Year: Zach Needham, So., IF, Edmonds
Northwest Pitcher of the Year: Hunter French, Fr., Columbia Basin