2021 ABCA/Rawlings Pacific Association Div. All-Region teams announced

July 6, 2021
The 2021 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 Chris Pedretti, President 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).

All-Region First Team selections are nominated for All-America honors, which will be announced on Thursday, July 8. ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove winners and National Players of the Year in all divisions were announced in June

The ABCA/Rawlings Pacific Association Division All-America and Coach of the Year Committee is chaired by Chris Pedretti, President of the California Community College Baseball Coaches Association. Also on the committee is Northern California representative Larry Quirico and Northwest representative Mark Yoshino (Bellevue College).

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 13,000 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.

About Rawlings
Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc. is an innovative manufacturer and marketer of sporting goods worldwide. Founded in 1887, Rawlings is an authentic global sports brand, trusted by generations of athletes of all skill levels. Rawlings’ unparalleled quality and expert craftsmanship are the fundamental reasons why more professional athletes, national governing bodies and sports leagues choose Rawlings. Rawlings is the Official Ball Supplier and Batting Helmet of Major League Baseball®, the official baseball of Minor League Baseball™ and the NCAA®, and an approved baseball, basketball, football and softball of the National High School Federation®. For more information, please visit Rawlings.com or by phone at (314) 819-2800.

SEE ALSO: 2021 ABCA/Rawlings All-Region, All-America & Gold Glove Teams

2021 ABCA/Rawlings Northern California All-Region Teams
Northern California All-Region First Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Blake McDonald Fr. Santa Rosa CA
C James Bell So. Fresno City CA
1B A.J. McMahon Fr. Napa Valley CA
1B Elijah Cortez Fr. Sequoias CA
INF Payton Allen So. Sequoias CA
INF Dan Sayre So. Sacramento City CA
INF BJ Vela Fr. Reedley CA
INF Andrew Valdez So. Sequoias CA
INF Luis Reyes So. Cerro Coso CA
OF Grady Morgan Fr. Butte CA
OF Anthony Kariganopolous Fr. Cabrillo CA
OF Donte Valdez So. Sequoias CA
OF Michael Doerr Fr. Cerro Coso CA
OF Matt Palomino So. Ohlone CA
DH Curran Ozawa-Burns Fr. West Valley CA
DH Austin Cappas Fr. Merced CA
UT Logan Meyers Fr. Butte CA
P Matthew Lozovoy So. Marin CA
P Bryce Armstrong Fr. Butte CA
P Tanner Fonoti So. Napa Valley CA
P Tyler Stultz So. Ohlone CA
RP James Freisen Fr. Sequoias CA
 
Northern California All-Region Second Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Isaac Schuck Fr. Butte CA
1B Brad Madison Fr. Feather River CA
INF Chase Cripps So. Lassen CA
INF Anthony Pomilia So. Marin CA
INF Javy Felix Fr. Cabrillo CA
OF Cole Gabrielson So. San Mateo CA
OF Jack Painter So. Cosumnes River CA
OF Rafael Gutierrez Fr. Lassen CA
DH Dominic Folks Fr. Feather River CA
UT Brady Chavez Fr. Cabrillo CA
P Ryan Platero So. Monterey Peninsula CA
P Ryan Wiltse Fr. Fresno City CA
RP Ethan Torres So. Cosumnes River CA
RP Anthony Torres So. Sequoias CA
 
NorCal Pos. Player of the Year: Grady Morgan, Butte (CA)
NorCal Pitcher of the Year: Matthew Lozovoy, Marin (CA)
 
2021 ABCA/Rawlings Southern California All-Region Team
Southern California All-Region Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Logan Gallina So. Golden West CA
1B Alex Vega So. Moorpark CA
INF Travis Welker So. Allan Hancock CA
INF Nick Lopez Fr. Santa Ana CA
INF Jeff Ray So. Allan Hancock CA
INF Dalton Sloniger Fr. Cypress CA
INF Jordan Wilson Fr. Antelope Valley CA
INF Nolan Funke So. Orange Coast CA
OF Cary Arbolida Fr. Orange Coast CA
OF Matthew Patton So. Bakersfield CA
OF Andrew Sojka So. Cypress CA
OF Jacob Ruley Fr. Allan Hancock CA
DH Chase McBean Fr. Ventura CA
UT Chazz Martinez Fr. Orange Coast CA
P Kelly Austin Fr. Orange Coast CA
P Matthew Gonzales Fr. Allan Hancock CA
P Trevor Garcia So. Allan Hancock CA
P Ricky Tiedemann Fr. Golden West CA
RP Benjamin Caggianelli So. Bakersfield CA
 
SoCal Pos. Player of the Year: Cary Arbolida, Orange Coast (CA)
SoCal Pitcher of the Year: Kelly Austin, Orange Coast (CA)
 
2021 ABCA/Rawlings Northwest All-Region Team
Northwest All-Region First Team
Pos. Player Cl. School State
C Ezra Samperi So. Mt. Hood OR
1B Jace Phelan Fr. Spokane WA
INF Brock Bozett Fr. Spokane WA
INF Rikuu Nishida Fr. Mt. Hood OR
INF Connor Coballes So. Yakima Valley WA
OF Austin Bunn Fr. Big Bend WA
OF Josh Trujillo So. Tacoma WA
OF Donald Saltiban Jr. So. Yakima Valley WA
DH Will Mulflur So. Tacoma WA
UT Brandham Ponce Fr. Big Bend WA
P McKabe Cottrell So. Spokane WA
P Jacob Biesterfeld So. Mt. Hood OR
P Tyler Frieders So. Yakima Valley WA
RP Michael Attalah So. Bellevue WA
 
NWAC Pos. Player of the Year: Austin Bunn, Big Bend (WA)
NWAC Pitcher of the Year: McKabe Cottrell, Spokane (WA)
Rawlings Sporting Goods

About Rawlings
Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc. is an innovative manufacturer and marketer of sporting goods worldwide. Founded in 1887, Rawlings is an authentic global sports brand, trusted by generations of athletes of all skill levels. Rawlings’ unparalleled quality and expert craftsmanship are the fundamental reasons why more professional athletes, national governing bodies and sports leagues choose Rawlings. Rawlings is the Official Ball Supplier and Batting Helmet of Major League Baseball®, the official baseball of Minor League Baseball™ and the NCAA®, and an approved baseball, basketball, football and softball of the National High School Federation®. For more information, please visit Rawlings.com or by phone at (314) 819-2800.

About the ABCA
The ABCA, founded in 1945, is the primary professional organization for baseball coaches at the amateur level. Its over 13,000 members represent all 50 states and 36 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.