Tigers Vogel Named All-Conference, Dierks Honorable Mention 04 Jun 18

Brett Miller, KMRS/KKOK Sports Director

MORRIS – Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta Tigers senior Chandler Vogel has been named to the All-Conference team for West Central Conference Baseball, while senior teammate Parker Dierks earned honorable mention.

Vogel was the leader of the Tigers pitching staff, going 3-3 with a 3.53 ERA over 33.2 innings, walking 21 and striking out 33. At the plate Vogel hit .352 with eight RBI’s and six runs scored. He posted a .397 on-base percentage, and his .444 slugging percentage was tops on the team.

Dierks joined Vogel as one of the top bats in the Tiger lineup with a team leading .360 batting average, eight RBI’s, seven runs. His .450 on-base percentage led the team and .440 slugging was second only to Vogel. On the hill Dierks was 1-2 with a 1.98 ERA, he was 2-2 in save situations. Dierks struck out 14 while walking eight over 17.2 innings. 

Sauk Centre’s Dylan Haskamp was named Conference Most Valuable Player. 

All-Conference  
Chandler Vogel Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta
Matt Gruber Minnewaska Area
Ryan Christenson Minnewaska Area
Colin Weidauer Minnewaska Area
Isaiah Testa Minnewaska Area
Dylan Haskamp Sauk Centre
Jake Zollman Sauk Centre
Alex Kowski Sauk Centre
Casey Schirmers Sauk Centre
James Woelfel BOLD
Luke Ryan BOLD
Jordan Sagedahl BOLD
Hayden Tersteeg BOLD
Riley Weis BOLD
Cade Morse BOLD
Kobe Holtz Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City
Josh Kingery Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City
David Kingery Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City
Noah Buseman Montevideo
Max Carruth Montevideo
Reegan Nelson Melrose
Carter Tschida Melrose
Dan Lenarz Benson
Honorable Mention  
Parker Dierks Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta
Conner Westberg Minnewaska Area
Matt Koep Sauk Centre
Cade Morse BOLD
Jaren Kaddatz Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City
Jackson Snell Montevideo
Peyton Rademacher Melrose
Jared Knutson Benson