PLAYER OF THE YEAR
The VMI-bound senior was named Class 3 state player of the year after batting .446 with five homers and 24 RBIs.
CO-COACHES OF THE YEAR
The veteran coach led a young Mountain View team to a regular-season title in the competitive Commonwealth District.
One year after leading the Knights to their first state tournament, Payne oversaw their run to a Class 3 state championship.
The senior batted .471 with 22 RBIs in the regular season and was the Eagles’ ace on the mound as well.
The senior was a first-team Class 5 all-state selection after batting .480 with six home runs, 26 RBIs and a .625 on-base percentage.
The senior batted .413 while driving in 19 runs and scoring 20 for the Bears.
North Stafford OF
The first-team all-Region 5D pick hit .371 with 17 stolen bases and won five games on the mound with a 1.60 ERA.
The first-team all-Commonwealth and all-Region 5D pick batted .424 and scored 26 runs for the Indians.
Mountain View IF
The senior hit .343 en route to first-team all-Commonwealth District and all-Region 5D recognition.
The senior went 7–2 with a 2.83 ERA on the mound and earned first-team all-state honors as an outfielder (.304).
The versatile senior batted .342, excelled in the postseason and went 7–2 with a 2.14 ERA for the state champions.
Eastern View IF
The senior earned second-team Class 4 all-state honors after batting .351 with 16 RBIs and stole 17 bases in 18 tries.
The senior went 7–2 with a 2.27 ERA and batted .379 with nine doubles and 27 RBIs, earning first-team all-region honors.
The all-Commonwealth pick batted .365 with 24 RBIs and threw out nine would-be base stealers behind the plate.
Mountain View P
The freshman went 4–1 with an 0.71 ERA in eight regular-season starts for the Wildcats.
Alex Kobersteen, Courtland P: The senior had a 0.53 ERA, a 0.69 WHIP, a .096 BAA and had 56 strikeouts in 39 1/3 innings pitched.
Trevor Croson, Spotsylvania IF: The junior batted .412, scored 25 runs and and stole 13 bases.
Dante Fairchild, Spotsylvania OF: The senior hit .278, scored 25 runs and stole eight bases.
Liam Grubbs, Louisa P: The senior finished 6–3 with a sub-2.00 ERA while striking out 87.
Tucker Hensley, Orange IF: The junior averaged .414 with 15 RBIs and 13 runs scored and was first-team Jefferson District and Region 5D.
Samuel Horn, James Monroe IF: Junior led Battlefield District with a .500 average.
Zach Kaatz, Mountain View IF: Junior batted .316, named first-team all-Region 5D.
Garrett Reams, Mountain View OF: Senior batted .371, played flawless outfield defense.
Zach Smith, Culpeper U: Senior led Blue Devils in pitching victories and batted cleanup.
Tristan Snyder, Louisa P: The senior finished 7–0 with a 1.05 ERA and earned first-team all-Class 4.
Josh Woodard, Eastern View P: The senior went 4–2 with a 2.48 ERA, batted .311 as leadoff hitter.
Jake Wortman, Colonial Forge C: Junior batted .340 and stole 12 bases for the Eagles.
Owen Agee, Louisa
Sam Benson, Colonial Forge
Blake Boggs, Spotsylvania
Addie Burrow, Courtland
Alex Correa, Riverbend
Jake Dudley, Culpeper
Blake Fox, Eastern View
Kenny Frank, King George
Jake Guemple, Orange
Kevin Haynes, Brooke Point
Aidan Henderson, Colonial Forge
Stephen Johnson, Massaponax
Owen Ledford, North Stafford
Aaron Leinenbach, Massaponax
Josh Lupo, Brooke Point
Caleb McAlister, Mountain View
Robert Moffett, Colonial Forge
Cameron Murray, Mountain View
Jonathan Olsberg, Spotsylvania
Wesley Payne, Eastern View
Zach Platas, Brooke Point
Garrett Robinson, Eastern View
Grayson Sims, North Stafford
Tucker Sullivan, Stafford
Joel Tarrh, Riverbend
Jordan Tauriac, Colonial Forge
Will Temple, Chancellor
Brandon Thompson, Mountain View
Aidan Tierney, Colonial Forge
Aidan VanVickle, Riverbend
Matthew West, Louisa