Marshall Anderle batted .457 and drove in 17 runs to help the Chico Dragons to the second round of the Class A playoffs.
For his efforts, Anderle earned District 9-A Offensive Player of the Year.
Anderle was one of five Dragons to earn league honors.
Four Chico players – Cameron Weatherly, Jericoe McGuire, Hagen Davis and Austin Collins – received honorable mention.
District champion Windthorst took two of the superlative awards. Hayden Hoffman earned MVP and Ty Kirk Pitcher of the Year.
Petrolia’s Dane Williams garnered the top newcomer.
Chico’s Jaston McBee earned Defensive MVP. The outfielder batted .512 and drove in 34 runs with 15 extra-base hits.
Chico sophomore pitcher Tyler Melton made the first team. Melton hit .559 with 52 RBIs and two homers. On the mound, he posted an 8-2 record with a 2.29 ERA.
Chico infielder Kalen Johnson and pitcher Brady North were second-team choices. Johnson hit .319 with 32 RBIs. North batted .440 with 32 RBIs. He went 6-3 with a 3.57 ERA.
2014 DISTRICT 9-A BASEBALL TEAM
MVP: Hayden Hoffman, Windthorst, senior
Pitcher of the Year: Ty Kirk, Windthorst, senior
Offensive MVP: Marshall Anderle, Chico, senior
Defensive MVP: Jaston McBee, Chico, sophomore
Newcomer of the Year: Dane Williams, Petrolia, freshman
Utility: Bandy Mataska, Petrolia, sophomore
Infield: Casey McCleery, Poolville, senior; Justin Garza, Olney, sophomore; Kelvin Green, Archer City, senior; Dustin Hanusch, Petrolia, senior
Outfield: Dave Lough, Olney, senior; Matthew Haehn, Archer City, senior; Logan Veitenheimer, Windthorst, sophomore
Pitcher: Brady Kyle, Archer City, sophomore; Tyler Melton, Chico, sophomore
Catcher: Peyton Hoffman, Windthorst, sophomore
Designated hitter: Hunter Francis, Perrin, freshman; Cole Havins, Archer City, senior
Utility: Austin Cook, Poolville, junior
Infield: Kalen Johnson, Chico, sophomore; Tyler Tuel, Bryson, sophomore; Clayton Hargis, Archer City, sophomore; Cody Green, Windthorst, sophomore
Outfield: Landon Cox, Archer City, junior; Loan Isham, Poolville, junior; Mike Wolf, Windthorst, senior
Pitcher: Brady North, Chico, sophomore; Cody Royar, Poolville, junior
Catcher: Jacob Dove, Petrolia, senior; Drew McVicker, Olney, sophomore
Chico: Cameron Weatherly, Jericoe McGuire, Hagen Davis, Austin Collins