Two Wildcats earn baseball honors

Clovis junior Tyler Greene was a second-team selection as an outfielder and pitcher on the Class 5A all-state baseball team selected by state coaches.

Junior third baseman Joe Shelley also earned honorable mention for the Wildcats.

Carlsbad shortstop-pitcher Jared Meek was named player of the year.

New Mexico High School Coaches Association

All-state baseball teams

Class 5A

Coach of the Year — Cody May, Carlsbad

Player of the Year — Jared Meek, Calrsbad

First team

First base — Devin Groves, Carlsbad. Second base — Andre Vigil, Volcano Vista. Third base — Matt Villalobos, Cleveland. Shortstop — Jared Meek, Carlsbad. Catcher — Reece Lucero, La Cueva. Utility — Grant Templin, Rio Rancho. Designated hitter — Danny Collier, Sandia.

Outfield — Cullen O'Dwyer, Eldorado; Brock Landreth, Carlsbad; Derek Blaisuis, Sandia; Nathaniel Lucero, Cleveland; Tyler Janecka, Hobbs.

Pitchers — Caleb Prentiss, Carlsbad; Brett Worthen, La Cueva; Taylor Duree, Sandia; Davis Thomas, Hobbs; Garrett Anderson, Valley

Second team

First base — Craig Coffman, Sandia. Second base — Victor Guevara, Eldorado. Third base — Marvin Ortiz, Sandia. Shortstop — Dalton Bowers, Volcano Vista. Catcher — Zach Hinojos, Carlsbad. Designated hitter — Dev'n Ortiz, Carlsbad.

Outfield — Luis Carreon, Mayfield; Adrian Ramirez, Cibola; PJ Esquivel, Mayfield; Tyler Greene, Clovis; James Cleveland, Cleveland.

Pitchers — Robert Montoya, Cleveland; Tyler Greene, Clovis; Jacob Marquez, Rio Grande; David Gamboa, Mayfield; Justin Polanco, Las Cruces

Honorable mention

First base — Tyler Bess, Valley. Second base — Tyler Pimental, Rio Grande. Third base — Joe Shelley, Clovis. Shortstop — Tyler Straub, La Cueva. Catcher — Donovan Silva, Las Cruces.

Outfield — David Brown, Highland; Victor Porras, Hobbs; David Moya, Albuquerque High; Cody Chavez, West Mesa.

Pitchers — Dev'n Ortiz, Carlsbad; Jon Joy, Las Cruces; Adam Burke, Cleveland; Tyler Chavez, Mayfield; Matt Valdez, Rio Grande

Class 3A

Coach of the Year — Arturo Ontiveros, Portales

Player of the Year — David Rodriquez, Portales

First team

First base — Regan Ramos, Cobre. Second base — Daniel Castrillo, Cobre. Third base — Dalton Turpen, Sandia Prep. Shortstop — Genaro Montoya, Sandia Prep. David Rodriguez, Portales. Catcher — John Jenson, Hope.

Outfield — Roberto Martinez, Sandia Prep; Nick Salas, Cobre; Tre Sanchez, Cobre; George Marquez, Raton.

Pitchers — Colin Friedman, St. Michael's; David Rodriguez, Portales; Adam Legarda, Cobre; Matt Smallwood , St. Michael's; Keenan Dodd, Hope

Second team

First base — Ryan Schmidt, Portales. Second base — Brandon Lovato, Portales. Third base — Jesus Acosta, Portales. Catcher — Felix Nunez, Cobre.

Outfield — Luke Aragon, Robertson; David Robles, Lovington; Dusty Foreman, Hot Springs; Jacob Marquez. Silver.

Pitchers — Blake Washington, Raton; Ian Sutton, Hope; Denver Coronado, Ruidoso; Ryan Wolf, Pojoaque; Jared Diaz, Cobre

Honorable mention

First base — Jeramy Armijo, Raton. Second base — Isaiah Concha, Taos; Third base — Zach Blaeser, Portales. Shortstop — Reyes Lujan, St. Michael's. Catcher — Matt Martinez, Portales; Joey Roybal, St. Michael's

Outfield — Garrett Thompson, Ruidoso; Josh Guiterrez, Lovington; Abraham Hobson, Shiprock; Josh Bileen, Shiprock; Ryan Sardo, Thoreau

Pitchers — Julian Lopez, Ruidoso; John Jensen, Hope; Justin Ford, Hot Springs; Daniel Gonzales, Socorro; Dalton Turpen, Sandia Prep.

Class 2A

Coach of the Year — David Naylor, Eunice

Player of the Year— Tyler Almager, Eunice

First team

First base — Cody Ogden, Loving. Second base — Tim Valverde, Santa Rosa. Third base — Andrew Martinez, Loving. Shortstop — Tyler Almager, Eunice. Catcher — George Montano, Tucumcari.

Outfield — Alex Parres, Loving; Jake Brown, Eunice; Luis Bustamante, Eunice; Landry Williamson, East Mountain.

Pitchers — Tyler Almager, Eunice; Ray Demarest, East Mountain; Micheal Martinez , Loving; Cody Ogden, Loving; Caleb Saiz, NMMI.

Second team

First base — Chance Cavin, NMMI. Second base — Edgar Munoz, Dexter. Third base — Gentry Dolittle, Texico. Shortstop — Ray Demarest, East Mountain. Catcher — Adam Rivera, Mesilla Valley.

Outfield — Marcus Lopez, Santa Rosa; Jacob Druis, Mesilla Valley; Sergio Posada, Texico; Shawn Martinez, Tucumcari.

Pitchers — Jarron Hill, Texico; Edgar Munoz, Dexter; RJ Butler, East Mountain; Jake Brown, Eunice; Landry Williamson, East Mountain

Honorable mention

First base — Justin Salas, Dexter. Second base — Brannon Mobley, Mesilla Valley. Third base — Isaiah Avalos, Mesilla Valley. Shortstip — Michael Martinez, Loving. Catcher — Pat Lathan, Tularosa

Outfield — Brett Saenz, Tularosa; Dustin Deloris, Laguna; Ryan Allen, Lordsburg

Pitchers — Terance King, Mesilla Valley; Avi Sanchez, Eunice; Clay Cabber, Estancia; Darrell Trujillo, Laguna; Cameron Martinez, Tularosa.

Class 1A

Coach of the Year — James Weems, Capitan

Player of the Year — Raul Villegas, Capitan

First team

First base — Dillon Trapp, Capitan. Second base — Jakob Wilcox, Capitan. Third base — Dreamer Whipple, Capitan. Shortstop — Raul Villegas, Capitan. Catcher — Bobby Jughes, Capitan.

Outfield — Tracker Bowen, Capitan; Josh Gomez, McCurdy, WT Whitecotton, Floyd; Wyatt Williams, Melrose.

Pitchers — Raul Villegas, Capitan; Caleb Martin, Floyd; Kendall Cordova, Questa; Tracker Bowen, Capitan; Dylan Julian, Magdalena

Second team

First base — Chris Taylor, Gateway. Second base — Jose Torres, Floyd. Third base — Louis Jaramillo, McCurdy. Shortstop — Reyes Chavez, Floyd. Catcher — Ron Devargas, McCurdy.

Outfield — Chris Bonham, Gateway; Andre Agulera, Logan; Justus Criswell, Elida.

Pitchers — Dre Montoya, Magdalena; Andre Meeks, Gateway; Brian Hemminger, Melrose; Taylor Boone, Elida; Wyatt Strand, Logan.

Honorable Mention

First base — Rowdy Allen, Melrose. Second base — Andress Chavez, Questa. Third base — Juan Navarro, Floyd. Shortstop — Bryan VanderVossen, Loving. Catcher — Aaron Dearing, Melrose.

Pitchers — Tyrel King, Elida; Chris Taylor, Gateway; Jacob Benally, San Jon; Cody Poncho, Grady; Colton Gruk, Dora.

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