Seven Marlins Named to All-CPL Teams

Seven Marlins Named to All-CPL Teams

The Morehead City Marlins placed a league high seven players to the All-CPL First and Second teams that were announced Wednesday afternoon. The First team All-CPL list included Dusty Baker, Jack Harris, Cal Hehnke and CPL Pitcher of the year Eric Miles. Hunter ShepherdConnor Schultz and Leo Perez were all named to the Second team All-CPL.

-- The full Coastal Plain League release is below --

Holly Springs -- The Coastal Plain League is excited to announce the 2019 All-CPL First and Second teams. Each team features 27 players: one player per each infield position, five designated hitter/utility players, six outfielders, six starting pitchers and five relief pitchers. 

The team is highlighted by CPL Hitter of the Year Calvin Estrada of Macon, and Pitcher of the Year Eric Miles of Morehead City. Joining them are a number of standout talents, eight of which were at one point CPL Players of the Week. Those include Tommy Bell (Peninsula, Week 1), Jonathan Cole (Fayetteville, Week 1), Kendall McGowan (Forest City, Week 2), Dustin Saenz (Savannah, Week Four), Angel Zarate (HP-Thomasville, Week 4), Cole Secrest (Peninsula, Week 6), Jack Harris (Morhead City, Week 8) and Josh Hood (Asheboro, Week 9.) 

Also making the team were multiple category leaders: batting average (Riley Hogan, .389), runs batted in (Quincy Hamilton, 50), slugging percentage (Garrett Blaylock, .712) on-base percentage (Riley Hogan, .476), runs scored (Jack Harris, 52), hits (Ian Walters, 64), doubles (Calvin Estrada, 25), home runs (Garrett Blaylock, 14), walks (Jeff Cyr, 47), batters struck out (Logan Workman, 67), wins (Eric Miles / Rohan Handa / Logan Workman, 6) and saves (Kyle Davis / Chris Rolick, 8).

Below is the complete list for both the First Team and Second Team postseason All-Stars, positions with multiple players are listed in alphabetical order by last name:

First Team

C - Alex Kachler - (Fayetteville  / Methodist)
1B - Riley Hogan - (Peninsula / South Florida)
2B - Ian Walters - (Edenton / Southern Illinois)
SS - Jared Miller - (Macon / Notre Dame)
3B - Garrett Blaylock - (Forest City / Georgia)
DH/UTL - Tommy Bell - (Peninsula / Old Dominion)
DH/UTL - Nick Biddison - (Peninsula / Virginia Tech)
DH/UTL - Eldridge Figueroa - (Florence / Arkansas-Little Rock)
DH/UTL - Chris Meyers - (Wilson / Toledo)
DH/UTL - Houston Wright - (Lexington County / UT-Martin)
OF - Dusty Baker - (Morehead City / East Carolina)
OF - Nathan Chevalier - (Gastonia / Nova Southeastern)
OF - Calvin Estrada - (Macon / Long Beach State)
OF - Quincy Hamilton - (Edenton / Wright State)
OF - Jack Harris - (Morehead City / San Francisco State)
OF - Kendall McGowan - (Forest City / Appalachian State)
SP - Jonathan Cole - (Fayetteville / Franklin & Marshall)
SP - Chace Harris - (Macon / Ohio)
SP - Tyler Koch - (Asheboro / Georgia State)
SP - Jordan Merritt - (Savannah / The Citadel)
SP - Eric Miles - (Morehead City / Presbyterian)
SP - Dustin Saenz - (Savannah / Texas A&M)
RP - Will Abbott - (Lexington County / Mount Olive)
RP - Kyle Davis - (Holly Springs / Mount Olive)
RP - Alex Degen - (Savannah / Kentucky)
RP - Cal Hehnke - (Morehead City / Nebraska-Omaha)
RP - Matt Vonderschmidt - (Faytetteville / Piedmont)

Second Team

C - Liam Hicks - (Holly Springs / Arkansas State)
1B - Hunter Shepherd - (Morehead City / Catawba)
2B - Elijah Henderson - (Forest City / Clemson)
SS - Josh Hood - (Asheboro / UPenn)
3B - Gabe Howell - (Savannah / Bryan College)
DH/UTL - Michael Calamari - (Wilson / Dartmouth)
DH/UTL - Chris Crabtree - (Holly Springs / Duke)
DH/UTL - Jeff Cyr - (Gastonia / Nova Southeastern)
DH/UTL - Bill Hanna - (Gastonia / Francis Marion)
DH/UTL - Pearce Howard - (Fayetteville / New Orleans)
OF - Alex Alders - (Edenton / Wright State)
OF - Michael Brown - (Gastonia / Wofford)
OF - Michael Green - (Lexington County / Clemson)
OF - Cole Secrest - (Peninsula / Lamar)
OF - Mike Williams - (Savannah / Texas A&M Corpus Christi)
OF - Angel Zarate - (HP-Thomasville / North Carolina)
SP - Nicholas Hollas - (Wilson / UT Rio Grande Valley)
SP - Kyle King - (Gastonia / Georgia College)
SP - Ryan Kouba - (Macon / Austin Peay)
SP - Davis Palermo - (Martinsville / North Carolina)
SP - Cort Roedig - (Macon / Georgia Tech)
SP - Connor Schultz - (Morehead City / Butler)
RP - Troy Britts - (Wilmington / Liberty)
RP - Rohan Handa - (Gastonia / Yale)
RP - Leo Perez - (Morehead City / Texas A&M Corpus Christi)
RP - Chris Rolick - (Macon / Georgia College)
RP - Logan Workman - (HP-Thomasville / Lee)