Herald-Mail All-Area Baseball First-Team

June 19, 2004

Player of the Year

Nick Adenhart

Williamsport, Sr., P

Adenhart, a projected top-10 draft pick before an elbow injury, went 5-1 with a 0.91 ERA and 86 strikeouts in 38 2/3 innings and also batted .418 with 6 doubles, 5 homers and 32 RBI.

Lowell Coats

Thomas Johnson, Sr., OF

Coats batted .375 with 5 doubles, 5 triples, 24 RBI, 27 runs scored and 9 steals.

Kyle Davis

Chambersburg, Sr., 2B

Davis batted .403 with 25 RBI for the Trojans.

Garrett Hanselman


Thomas Johnson, Sr., 1B

Hanselman batted .393 with 5 doubles, 5 homers and 31 RBI.

T.J. Hose

North Hagerstown, Sr., P

Hose went 7-2 with a 0.67 ERA and 85 strikeouts in 52 1/3 innings for the Hubs.

Ben Jordan

Williamsport, Sr., OF

Jordan batted .539, stole 14 bases and scored 40 runs.

Drew McGwin

Chambersburg, Sr., OF

McGwin batted .359 with three homers and 28 RBI from the Trojans' cleanup spot.

David Miner

South Hagerstown, Sr., Util.

Miner batted .513 with 5 home runs and was drafted in the 48th round by San Diego.

Brett Sellers

Greencastle, Sr., SS

Sellers batted .557 with 14 doubles, 4 homers, 22 RBI and 22 runs scored.

Irvin Sleighter

Chambersburg, Sr., P

Sleighter, The Herald-Mail 2003 Player of the Year, followed that up with an 11-0 record, 0.48 ERA and 107 strikeouts in 66 2/3 innings heading into Friday's PIAA Class AAA title game.

Andy Taylor

Williamsport, Sr., DH

Taylor batted .446 with 8 doubles, 5 homers, 33 RBI and 24 runs scored.

David Warrenfeltz

Williamsport, Jr., C

Warrenfeltz batted .443 with 5 doubles and 32 RBI, adding to his superb defensive skills.

Dirk Webb

Hedgesville, Sr., 3B

Webb batted .566 with 6 doubles, 7 homers and 35 RBI while going 6-3 with a 1.78 ERA and 94 strikeouts on the mound.

Matt Yurish

Hedgesville, Sr., P

Yurish threw three no-hitters and finished the year 7-1 with a 0.35 ERA, allowing only 10 hits and fanning 93 in 40 1/3 innings.

Coach of the Year

Bob Thomas


In his 40th season as the Trojans' coach, he guided the team to a 24-4 record heading into Friday's state title game.

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