Bullpups dominate D-III baseball team

By Steve Sell
May 29, 2017

AVCTL Division III baseball champion McPherson High dominated the All-League team that was announced this weekend.

The Bullpups’ Dylan Werries made the first team at two positions, pitcher and shortstop.

Joining him on the first team were third baseman Casen Hoover, and outfielders Jack Reifschneider and Alex Sitts.

Reifschneider made the second team as a pitcher and Mikey Saverino was picked to the team as a second baseman.

Bullpups earning honorable mention were Zane Myers (utility), Gunnar Reiss (utility), Wyatt Seidl (DH) and Jeff Reed (pitcher).

Augusta’s Nolan Riley was MVP and Doug Jefferson, also of Augusta, was Coach of the Year.

Here is the first team:

Catcher: Cade Morrow, sr., El Dorado. First base: Jake Burkhart, sr., Buhler. Second base: Nolan Riley, sr., Augusta. Third base: Casen Hoover, sr., McPherson. Shortstop: Dylan Werries, jr., McPherson. Outfield: Taite Saldana, sr., Augusta; Jack Goertzen, sr., Buhler; Jack Reifschneider, sr., McPherson; Alex Sitts, sr., McPherson. Utility: Dalton Eberhardt, sr., Augusta. DH: Tyler Smith, jr., Augusta. Pitcher: Nolan Riley, sr., Augusta; Dylan Werries, jr., McPherson; Taite Saldana, sr., Augusta; Jack Goertzen, sr., Buhler.