Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

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June 10, 2013

GC Baseball: Grounds, Anderson top area honors

Lachney, Kamp and Shimonek join local picks

Corsicana — Corsicana’s ace Holden Grounds headed a list of five players from the Golden Circle area who were named to the all-state baseball teams, which were announced on Monday.

Grounds, a senior righthander, was named to the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association Class 4A first-team.

He had a remarkable season, going 11-1 with a 0.93 ERA. Grounds struck out 109 batters in 68 innings and he also batted .393 with 20 RBIs.

Kerens outfielder Brett Anderson, who was voted the Offensive Player of the Year in District 19-1A, capped off a big season on Monday when he was named to the 1A first-team.

Anderson, a junior, batted .603 and drove in 32 runs. He had a .636 on-base-percentage and a .828 slugging percentage, and he struck out only once all season

Kerens second baseman D.J. Kamp was named to the third-team. Kamp was the District 19-1A Defensive Player of the Year. He hit .412 and had a .537 on-base-percentage.

Dawson’s Louis Lachney, a senior third baseman, was named to the Class 1A second-team. Lachney was the District 11-1A Offensive Player of the Year. He hit .446 with 18 RBIs and had a .541 on-base-percentage. He also pitched and went 4-2 with a 2.17 ERA.

Mildred’s Nic Shimonek was named to the Class 2A second-team. Shimonek was voted the Player of the Year in District 23-2A. He hit .514 and had a .607 on-base-percentage and a .903 slugging percentage. Shimonek drove in 27 runs and scored 20 runs.

 

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