The Herald's 2014 All-Area Baseball first and second teams
Sofia Jaramillo / The Herald Marysville-Pilchuck's Cody Anderson (14) pitches the ball during a Marysville-Pilchuck vs. Shorewood game at Meridian Park Tuesday, May 6, 2014, in Shoreline. 20140506 Shoreline Baseball
Sofia Jaramillo / The Herald Marysville-Pilchuck's Trey Southard (10) slides safely into second before Mountlake Terrace's Dominic DeMiero (3) catches the ball during the Mountlake Terrace Hawks vs. Marysville-Pilchuck Tomahawks 3A District game at Meridian Park Ball Field Tuesday, May 13, 2014, in Shoreline. 20140513 Baseball
Genna Martin / The Herald K.J. Brady hits in the batting cage during a practice Thursday afternoon at Cascade High School. Photo taken 04242014
Genna Martin / The Herald Cascase second baseman Patrick Chung tags out Jackson's Alec Anderson and throws to first during the fifth inning of their game Tuesday. Photo taken 04292014
Sofia Jaramillo / The Herald Marysville-Pilchuck's Alex Gray (18) and Shorewood's Kory Longaker (13) wait at third for the pitch during a Marysville-Pilchuck vs. Shorewood game at Meridian Park Tuesday, May 6, 2014, in Shoreline. 20140506 Shoreline Baseball
Sofia Jaramillo/ The Herald Lake Steven's Branden Kelliher (5) pitches the ball during the Snohomish vs. Lake Stevens game at Lake Stevens High School Friday, April 4, 2014, in Lake Stevens. lake Stevens Baseball 20140404
Sofia Jaramillo / The Herald Jackson's Aaron Avalos (44) tries to get the second base runner out as Snohomish's Haakan Lande (18) slides into third base during a Snohomish vs. Jackson game at Snohomish High School Saturday, May 10, 2014, in Snohomish.
K. J. Brady, Cascade, P/OF, Sr.
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COACH OF THE YEAR
Scott Stencil, Cascade
The Bruins head coach led Cascade back to the state tournament after helping the Bruins win league and district titles.
Cody Anderson, Marysville Pilchuck, Jr.
The Tomahawks lanky left-hander had six wins on the mound, including a perfect game with 17 strikeouts in a win over Stanwood, to lead Marysville Pilchuck to a Wesco 3A North title.
Sam Boone, Shorewood, Sr.
The Thunderbirds right-handed starter was 9-2 with a 0.63 earned run average and 88 strikeouts to lead Shorewood to a fourth-place finish in the 3A state tournament.
Branden Kelliher, Lake Stevens, Sr.
The Vikings right-hander and Oregon commit went 5-2 this season to lead Lake Stevens to a Wesco 4A North title and state berth.
Tate Budnick, Edmonds-Woodway, Sr.
As well as playing great defense behind the plate, the Warriors senior hit .444, with nine doubles, three home runs and 28 RBI to lead Edmond-Woodway to a district berth.
Dominic DeMiero, Mountlake Terrace, Sr.
The Hawks senior hit a Wesco-leading 14 doubles and was the heart of a potent Mountlake Terrace offense that led the program to its second state appearance in three years.
Kory Longaker, Shorewood, Sr.
The Thunderbirds senior hit .417 with seven doubles and two home runs and 22 RBI to lead Shorewood to a Wesco 3A South title and state appearance.
Patrick Chung, Cascade, Sr.
The Bruins senior his .435, scored 19 runs, knocked in 20 and had a pair of home runs, all while playing strong defense in the middle infield, to lead Cascade to a district title.
Haakon Lande, Snohomish, Sr.
The Panthers slick-fielding shortstop was a linchpin of Snohomish’s defense and was also strong at the plate, hitting five doubles and stealing five bases.
KJ Brady, Cascade, Sr.
The Bruins outfielder hit .418 with a .500 OBP., three home runs, three triples and seven doubles to lead Cascade to the 4A state tournament. Brady is headed to the University of Washington to play baseball.
Jake Luton, Marysville Pilchuck, Sr.
The Tomahawks No. 3 hitter had seven doubles and a pair of triples to lead a potent MP offense.
Henry Hedeen, Stanwood, Sr.
The Spartans outfielder was the picture of clutch, knocking in game-winning runs after the sixth inning four times this season. The Westmont College-commit batted .384 with seven doubles, three triples and 15 stolen bases.
Ky Dye, Cascade, Sr.
When he was pitching, the Bruins senior was slugging, finishing with a .425 batting average, six doubles and 11 RBI to help guide Cascade to back-to-back state appearances.
K. J. Brady, Cascade, Sr.
Tate Budnik, Edmonds-Woodway, Sr.
Ryan Sandifer, Snohomish, Jr.
Ben Dmochowsky, Snohomish, Jr.
Tanner Arrington, Snohomish, Sr.
Branson Barnecut, Glacier Peak, Sr.
Justin Brown, Lake Stevens, Jr.
Aaron Avalos, Jackson, Jr.
Austin Hines, Glacier Peak, Sr.
Jason Shevenko, Mountlake Terrace, Jr.
Hunter Bingham, Monroe, OF, Sr.
Avery Foltz, Shorewood, Sr.
- KJ Brady is The Herald’s Baseball Player of the Year 6/8/14
- The Herald's Softball All-Area first and second teams 6/7/14
- Snohomish's Trysten Melhart is The Herald's Softball Player of the Year 6/7/14
- The Herald's Boys Soccer All-Area first and second teams 6/6/14
- Snohomish's Uriel Herrera is The Herald's Boys Soccer Player of the Year 6/6/14
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