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Bingham's Derek Soffe (5) pitches against Riverton in the second game of the 6A baseball state championship at UCCU Ballpark in Orem on Friday, May 25, 2018. Bingham won the game to take the championship.

Note: The Deseret News picks Mr. Baseball and the MVPs, but the remainder of the all-state teams are based on coaches votes.


Derek Soffe, Bingham, P/OF, Sr.

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Derek Soffe, Bingham

Finished season with a .460 batting average, 9-1 record with a 1.64 ERA. In the state tournament he batted .650 with three wins and a 0.97 ERA.

6A First Team

Ryan Hardman, American Fork, P/IF, Sr. — .392 BA, 7 2B, 3 HR, 25 RBI, 9-1 record, 1.92 ERA

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Ryan Hardman, American Fork

Dylan Sanchez, Riverton, OF/P, Sr. — .441 BA, 52 hits, 34 RBI, 1.83 ERA

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Dylan Sanchez, Riverton

Colton Carpenter, American Fork, 1B, Sr. — .393 BA, 7 2B, 4 HR, 34 RBI

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Colton Carpenter, American Fork

Nick Burdette, Bingham, 1B, Sr. —.363 BA, 4 HR, 1.119 OPS

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Nick Burdette, Bingham

Colton Easton, Lone Peak, C/P, Sr. — .372 BA, 2 HR, 7 2B, 28 RBI

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Colton Easton, Lone Peak

Zac McCleve, Cyprus, P/1B, Sr. — 8-3 record, 72 Ks, opponent BA .220

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Zac McCleve, Cyprus

Zack Mansfield, Davis, OF, Sr. — .392 BA, 32 runs, 22 RBI, 5 HR

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Zack Mansfield, Davis

Noah Wallick, Bingham, SS, Sr. — .356 BA, outstanding defense

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Noah Wallick, Bingham

Ryen Edwards, Riverton, P/SS/C, Sr. — .404 BA, 31 RBI, 1.91 ERA, 53 Ks

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Ryen Edwards, Riverton

Kyler Bush, Fremont, P/OF, Sr. — 5-2 record, 2.45 ERA, 57 Ks

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Kyler Bush, Fremont

Bryson Hirabayashi, Clearfield, P/3B, Jr. — 6-2 record, 1.78 ERA

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Bryson Hirabayashi, Clearfield

Kody Nelson, Riverton, P/1B, Sr. — .363 BA, 17 RBI, 2.44 ERA, 68 Ks

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Kody Nelson, Riverton

Zack Peterson, Riverton, SS/P, Sr. — .336 BA, 22 RBI, 41 hits

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Zack Peterson, Riverton

Brayden Taylor, Copper Hills, SS, So. — .469 BA

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Brayden Taylor, Copper Hills

6A Second Team

Stockton Hall, Davis, SS, P, Jr.

Jaxon Brown, Pleasant Grove, C, Sr.

Connor Pay, Lone Peak, 1B, Sr.

Ryker Kap, Northridge, P/OF, Sr.

Peyton Jones, Bingham, P, Jr.

Jake Porter, Northridge, P/OF, Sr.

Camden Snarr, Bingham, C, Sr.

Zack Hoskins, Davis, 1B/P, Sr.

Drew Ferneau, Layton, IN/P, Sr.

Jaxon Mansfield, Clearfield, SS/3B, Sr.

Chase Taylor, Copper Hills, C, Jr.

Mitch McKnight, Weber, Pitcher, Sr.

Brock Watkins, Pleasant Grove, SS, Jr.

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Hayden Royer, Kearns, SS, Sr.

6A Honorable Mention

Jaxon Slack, Hunter, P, OF, Sr.

Joey Dixon, Bingham, IF/P, So.

Ty Barker, Pleasant Grove, C/P/1B, Jr.

Nick Stevens, Bingham, OF, Sr.

Gaige Morris, Riverton, OF/P, Sr.

Zachary Schmidt, West Jordan, OF, Jr.

Kyle Hoffman, Copper Hills, OF/P, So.

Zach Schofield, Syracuse, P/INF, Sr.

Ryan Jeffs, Herriman, Pitcher, Sr.

Ryan Feeney, Taylorsville, 1B/3B, Sr.

Travis Johnson, American Fork, P/IF, Jr.

Brevin Thon, Weber, OF, P, Sr.

Angel Guevara, Hunter, SS, Jr.

Bryson Van Sickle, Westlake, P, Jr.