Mid-South Conference Baseball Honors Announced

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Baseball | Wed, May 5, 2021

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – The Mid-South Conference announced its 2021 baseball All-MSC teams and individual honors on Wednesday.

Cumberlands’ (Ky.) Bryan Leef was named the MSC Baseball Player of the while teammate Thomas Gutierrez was named the MSC Pitcher of the Year.

Lindsey Wilson’s (Ky.) Cohen Achen was named the MSC Freshman of the Year. Cumberlands’ Brad Shelton was named the MSC Baseball Coach of the Year by his peers.

Leef leads the Patriots with a .428 batting average with 74 hits in 173 at-bats. He also leads the team in home runs with 22 and in RBIs with 68. Leef has a slugging percentage of .931 and leads the Patriots with 20 stolen bases. His 22 home runs rank second in the NAIA while his .931 slugging percentage is fifth.

Gutierrez appeared in 11 games with a 10-0 record in 58 innings pitched. He has an ERA of 1.71 while striking out 70 and allowing just 11 earned runs. Gutierrez’s 10 wins rank in the top five of the NAIA.

Achen in his freshman campaign appeared in 12 games pitching 55-1/3 innings while posting a 2.60 ERA. He has allowed 45 hits, 16 earned runs, 49 strikeouts and opponents are hitting .226 against him.

Shelton earns Coach of the Year honors for the sixth time in his career. He led the Patriots to a 43-6 record and the MSC Baseball regular season title with a 16-4 conference record.

Nineteen players earned first-team all-conference while 18 more were named to the conference’s second team and 13 players earned honorable mention honors.

The player of the year, pitcher of the year, freshman of the year and all-conference selections are voted on by the coaches. Coaches were not allowed to vote for their own players.

First Team All-Conference

Position

Name

School

C

Pablo Custodio

Cumberland University

C

Beau Simpson

Freed-Hardeman University

1B

Josh Sears

Freed-Hardeman University

2B

Tyler Stokes

Cumberland University

SS

Jacob Kline

Shawnee State University

SS

Kevin Rolon

University of the Cumberlands

3B

Candido Encarnacion

University of the Cumberlands

OF

Levi Jones

Shawnee State University

OF

Bryan Leef

University of the Cumberlands

OF

Andrew Martinez

Cumberland University

OF

Nick Proto

Bethel University

P

Colton Easterwood

University of the Cumberlands

P

Thomas Gutierrez

University of the Cumberlands

P

Jacob Sawyers

Freed-Hardeman University

P

Alex Valcarcel

Bethel University

RP

Giovannie Nieves

Bethel University

RP

Keon Taylor

Georgetown College

DH

Brian Garcia

University of the Cumberlands

Utility

Jose Rojas

University of the Cumberlands

 

Second Team All-Conference

 

Position

Name

School

C

Jacob Caruso

Thomas More University

C

Rolando Rodriguez

University of the Cumberlands

1B

Justin Brodt

Georgetown College

2B

Pedro Nazario

University of the Cumberlands

SS

Dashon Moore

Georgetown College

3B

Jacob Foster

Bethel University

OF

Tyler Freas

University of Pikeville

OF

Dom Pisano

Freed-Hardeman University

OF

Eric Thrower

Georgetown College

OF

Ray Villanueva

University of the Cumberlands

P

Cohen Achen

Lindsey Wilson College

P

Nathan Geissler

University of the Cumberlands

P

Hooper Mills

Cumberland University

P

Marco Santa

Bethel University

RP

Garrett Vathroder

University of the Cumberlands

DH

Von Watson

Freed-Hardeman University

Utility

Tyler Maskill

Lindsey Wilson College

Utility

Howie Rodriguez

Shawnee State University

 

Honorable Mention All-Conference

   

Position

Name

School

1B

Lance Pope

Martin Methodist College

1B

Seth Price

Lindsey Wilson College

2B

Bailey Martin

Thomas More University

SS

Tommy Sepulveda

Campbellsville University

3B

Tyler Robb

Martin Methodist College

3B

Joshua Duarte

Georgetown College

OF

Henry Paulino

Lindsey Wilson College

OF

Over Torres

University of the Cumberlands

OF

Derek Zavala

Lindsey Wilson College

P

Johan Castillo

Georgetown College

P

Walter Hernandez

University of the Cumberlands

P

Kyle Wisniewski

Shawnee State University

DH

Eddy Arteaga

Campbellsville University

 

Gold Glove

Position

Name

School

C

Randy Guevarez

Bethel University

1B

Justin Brodt

Georgetown College

2B

John Figuroa

Bethel University

SS

Dashon Moore

Georgetown College

3B

Candido Encarnacion

University of the Cumberlands

OF

Hunter Beecham

Freed-Hardeman University

OF

Over Torres

University of the Cumberlands

OF

Derek Zavala

Lindsey Wilson College

P

Marco Santa

Bethel University

 

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