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The Newberry Varsity Baseball team held its end of the season awards banquet last Wednesday at the American Legion Post 74 in Newberry. Coaches Dan Hardenbrook and Ben Rahilly spoke about the team’s season, and individual players were presented with certificates of achievement for their participation during the season.

Individual awards were presented as follows:

Rookie of the Year: Jacob Brown
Most Improved: Jacob Brown & Alvaro Colilla
Coaches Award: Ethan Pavey
Team Leader: Liam Shanley
Iron Man Award: Liam Shanley
Most Dedicated: Connor Slaght
Utility Player Award: Connor Rintamaki
Ace Pitcher, Batting Champion, MVP Infield: Matthew Rahilly
MVP Outfield: Johnny Nutkins
Marlin “Cat” Couturier Memorial Most Valuable Player Award: Matthew Rahilly
Academic All District: Kraig Bodi, Jacob Brown, Keith Crewse, Jonny Nutkins, Liam Shanley
All District Team: Matthew Rahilly, Jacob Brown, Keith Crewse
All Straits Area Conference: Matthew Rahilly, Jacob Brown

— Dan Hardenbrook