photo courtesy of Darryl Gershman
photo courtesy of Darryl Gershman
Baseball - Tue, May. 6, 2014

May 6, 2014

MADISON, S.D. – The North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) has announced its first-ever All-Conference teams, postseason awards and Gold Glove team Tuesday.  The All-Conference teams and postseason awards were voted by the league coaches.  This year's North Star/Frontier All-Conference Team consists of 17-member on the first-team and two members from each NSAA school on the Honorable Mention team.  The NSAA Gold Glove team included members from nine different positions for their best defense statistics during the 2014 season.

Brady Anderson of Valley City State (N.D.) was voted to the Player-of-the-Year award.  Spencer Kidder of Mayville State (N.D.) was chosen as Most Valuable Graduating Senior.  Tanner Dahl of Jamestown (N.D.) was picked as Pitcher-of-the-Year.  The Freshman-of-the-Year award goes to Landon Uetz of Jamestown.  Tom Hager was named to Coach-of-the-Year award after guiding his Jimmies to their first-ever NSAA conference regular-season title with an 11-3 conference record.

Below are the complete listings of all All-Conference teams, postseason awards and Gold Glove team:

2014 North Star Athletic Association Baseball All-Conference Team

Position

First Name

Last Name

Year

School

1B

Mitch

Stevens

Senior

Jamestown (N.D.)

2B

Nolan

Skowronek

Senior

Jamestown (N.D.)

3B

Ryan

Baldonado

Freshman

Presentation (S.D.)

SS

Rudy

Strnad

Junior

Jamestown (N.D.)

C

Zach

Mihic

Junior

Mayville State (N.D.)

C

Dan

Buehner

Senior

Valley City State (N.D.)

UTIL

Brady

Anderson

Sophomore

Valley City State (N.D.)

DH

Cole

Honl

Senior

Valley City State (N.D.)

OF

John

Pistulka

Junior

Mayville State (N.D.)

OF

Spencer

Kidder

Senior

Mayville State (N.D.)

OF

Spencer

Flaten

Senior

Jamestown (N.D.)

OF

Aaron

Miller

Sophomore

Mayville State (N.D.)

SP

Aaron

Dick

Junior

Mayville State (N.D.)

SP

Tanner

Dahl

Sophomore

Jamestown (N.D.)

SP

Scott

Petry

Senior

Mayville State (N.D.)

SP

Zac

Smith

Junior

Dakota State (S.D.)

RP

Spencer

Kidder

Senior

Mayville State (N.D.)

PLAYER-OF-THE-YEAR:                      Brady Anderson – Valley City State (N.D.)
MOST VALUABLE SENIOR:                Spencer Kidder – Mayville State (N.D.)
PITCHER-OF-THE-YEAR:                    Tanner Dahl – Jamestown (N.D.)
FRESHMAN-OF-THE-YEAR:                Landon Uetz – Jamestown (N.D.)
COACH-OF-THE-YEAR:                       Tom Hager – Jamestown (N.D.)

2014 NSAA Baseball All-Conference Honorable Mention
 

First Name

Last Name

Year

School

Danny

Flahie

Senior

Dakota State (S.D.)

Joe

Davis

Junior

Dakota State (S.D.)

Alex

Brockpahler

Senior

Mayville State (N.D.)

Christian

Berry

Junior

Mayville State (N.D.)

Landon

Uetz

Freshman

Jamestown (N.D.)

Ryan

Sheeley

Sophomore

Jamestown (N.D.)

Tony

Hofman

Sophomore

Presentation (S.D.)

Chad

Ellingson

Senior

Presentation (S.D.)

Corey

Pudas

Sophomore

Valley City State (N.D.)

Bryce

Venaas

Senior

Valley City State (N.D.)

 

2014 North Star Athletic Association Baseball Gold Glove Team
 

Position

First Name

Last Name

Year

School

C

Zach

Mihic

Junior

Mayville State (N.D.)

1B

Mitch

Stevens

Senior

Jamestown (N.D.)

2B

Spencer

Mallonee

Junior

Mayville State (N.D.)

3B

Erik

Peterson

Junior

Jamestown (N.D.)

SS

Rudy

Strnad

Junior

Jamestown (N.D.)

LF

Kayl

Hamre

Senior

Valley City State (N.D.)

CF

Spencer

Kidder

Senior

Mayville State (N.D.)

RF

John

Pistulka

Junior

Mayville State (N.D.)

P

Corey

Pudas

Sophomore

Valley City State (N.D.)


Nick Huntimer, North Star Athletic Association Sports Information Director