All-Southeastern Pa. Baseball First Team
Posted: Sunday, June 14, 2015, 3:01 AM
Pitcher, Allen Barry, Great Valley: The senior righthander and Davidson recruit went 5-2 with a 1.27 ERA and 44 strikeouts in as many innings. Doubling at shortstop, he hit .433 with 15 RBIs, 14 runs, 10 doubles, and a .612 slugging percentage
Pitcher, Tim Brennan, Holy Ghost Prep: For the PIAA District 1 Class AAA champs, the senior righthander went 4-2 with a 0.78 ERA and 55 strikeouts in 44 innings. Brennan, also a second baseman, batted .441 with 20 RBIs, 14 runs, and a .513 on-base percentage.
Catcher, Dominic Hardaway, Devon Prep:
The 5-foot-11, 205-pound senior and Boston College recruit hit .500 with 28 RBIs, 28 runs, 12 doubles, three home runs, and two triples for the Tide. He stole 23 bases in setting a single-season school record.
Infield, David Yanni, Central Bucks East: A smooth-fielding senior shortstop, Yanni batted .400 with 20 RBIs, 12 runs, four doubles, three home runs, and two triple. The Pittsburgh recruit had a .662 slugging percentage and a .474 on-base percentage.
Infield, Ryne Ogren, Conestoga: A senior shortstop and No. 3 hitter for the Pioneers, Ogren hit .524 with 19 RBIs, 10 runs, eight doubles, three triples, a home run, and a .608 on-base percentage. Also a righthanded pitcher, the Elon recruit notched six saves.
Infield, Kevin McGowan, Haverford School: A senior captain and second baseman, McGowan sparked the Fords to a 25-7 record with a .451 batting average, 25 runs, 24 RBIs, and 15 extra-base hits. The La Salle recruit totaled 142 hits, 110 RBIs, and 97 runs over the last four seasons.
Infield, Jared Melone, North Penn: The senior third baseman, who is bound for La Salle, hit .450 with 35 RBIs, 16 runs, four doubles, three home runs, and two triples from the cleanup spot. Melone had a .663 slugging percentage and a .505 on-case percentage.
Outfield, Jimmy Herron, La Salle: In helping spark the Explorers to a 15-7 record and the Catholic League semifinals, the speedy senior centerfielder and Duke recruit batted .329 with 24 runs and 16 RBIs. Herron was 20 for 20 in stolen-base attempts.
Outfield, Brandon McIlwain, Council Rock North: The fleet junior, also a shortstop and pitcher, hit .429 with 25 runs, 23 RBIs, 19 stolen bases, five home runs, and four doubles. A star quarterback in football, he had a .729 slugging percentage and a .482 on-base percentage.
Outfield, Cameron Simmons, Spring-Ford: The 6-foot-4, 190-pound senior and Virginia recruit batted .452 with 26 runs and 22 RBIs. On the mound, Simmons, a first-team all-Pioneer Athletic Conference pick, went 3-1 with a 0.96 ERA and 27 strikeouts in 22 innings.
Designated Hitter, Charlie Concannon, West Chester Rustin: A 6-foot-2, 200-pound senior first baseman, Concannon batted .528 with 41 runs and 28 RBIs. The St. Joseph’s recruit helped the Golden Knights go 16-8 and place fourth in the District 1 Class AAAA tournament.
Multipurpose Player, Chris Butera, Malvern Prep: The Inter-Ac League’s most valuable player shined as an outfielder and pitcher. Butera batted .350 with 35 runs, and 19 RBIs. On the hill, the senior and Lehigh recruit was 6-2 with a 1.68 ERA and 32 strikeouts in 50 innings.
Multipurpose Player, Nolan Jones, Holy Ghost Prep: A junior third baseman and pitcher, Jones hit .544 with 34 runs, 28 RBIs, a .982 slugging percentage, and a .658 on-base percentage. The Virginia recruit was 3-0 with a 0.46 ERA and 21 strikeouts in 15 2/3 innings.