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2016 Baseball Honors

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Head Coach Prather and family

Coach Prather Honored

At the baseball banquet, Coach Prather was honored for his eight years as Head Coach at Anderson High School.  Prather has been a leader in high school baseball in Central Texas for over several decades recently serving as president of the Austin Area Baseball Coaches Association (AABCA) in addition to striving for excellence at Anderson.  His presence will be greatly missed not only at Anderson High School but also in the Central Texas Area.  His family was in attendance at the banquet.

Academic Honors

Academic All-State (for Seniors, based on 4 year GPA, SAT, and ACT scores)

Dae Gun Jung - 1st Team Academic All-State

Dae Gun Jung – 1st Team Academic All-State

Dae Gun Jung – 1st team Academic All-State!!  Great job Dae Gun!  So proud of you.

Sam Clark and Sam Mitchell – 2nd team Academic All-State!  Great achievement!

Thank you, seniors, we wish you the best as you move on to college work.

Academic All-District (for Varsity players, maintaining 90 average during season)

Seniors: Majeed Asubiaro, Sam Clark, Dae Gun Jung, Sam Mitchell
Juniors: James Baran, Zach Blackburn, Evan Breckenridge, Joe Deitz, Jacob Graves, Walker Sigman
Sophomores: Ben Caven, Ben Kurio, Jack Kurio, Andrew Mitchell, Nash Norris, Jake Rugeley

We are very proud of our student-athletes’ effort in the classroom and on the field.  We look forward to the academic excellence that will be shown next year.


Athletic Honors

First Team All-District

Sam Mitchell - All District - 1st Team - CF

Sam Mitchell – All District – 1st Team – OF

Senior Sam Mitchell was nominated for 1st Team All District OF;  he played error free defense and batted .461 for the season, .442 in district.  Mitchell is a 4-year varsity player.  He has been nominated for All District honors three of those four years.

Mitchell has been invited to play in the AABCA’s Senior All-Star game. AABCA organizes this event to showcase Central Texas’ baseball talent.  Mitchell will be playing outfield for the South team. (Sunday, June 12th, 6pm, Dell Diamond)



Walker Sigman - All District 1st Team - Pitcher

Walker Sigman – All District 1st Team – Pitcher

RHP Junior Walker Sigman was nominated to 1st Team All District for pitching.  In 53.2 innings pitched, Walker had 43 strikeouts.  His record for the season was 4-2 with a .98 ERA in district.

Walker was the go-to pitcher for the Trojans this season.  The Trojans look forward to having him return for another season on the mound.

Congratulations to both Sigman and Mitchell on receiving First Team All-District honors!

Second Team

Joe Deitz - All District 2nd Team P

Joe Deitz – All District 2nd Team Pitcher

RHP Junior Joe Deitz was nominated to 2nd Team All District for pitching.  Deitz district record was a perfect 4-0 with a .20 ERA.

The Trojan’s look forward to Joe returning next year.  Congratulations, Joe!

Honorable Mention

Junior James Baran and Sophomore Andrew Mitchell both received Honorable Mention for their season’s efforts.  Congratulations!

As the summer comes, we wish all of our players a profitable summer of playing baseball.  If you are a returning Trojan or an incoming freshman and don’t have plans to play this summer, teams are being organized.  You can contact Mark Abernathy for more information.

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