OCVarsity is starting to release its baseball preview for the 2017 season.
Here is the preseason list of the top 10 players to watch in Orange County:
Tanner Bibee, Mission Viejo, Sr., P: Bibee was ... Full story
Every team in every sport needs a Brendon Vos.
Fullerton baseball coach Tony Gonzalez knew he could rely upon Vos to accept any assignment and execute it with full effort. Vos was a multi-position player as a freshman. Gonzalez asked Vos to zero in ... Full story
SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO – Every time JSerra plays baseball this spring, the scouts will return, stopwatches and radar guns in hand, as if they’d never left.
This is Draft Year. This is when the money comes down, when a dilapidated franchise ... Full story
Pitch counts will be part of new restrictions placed on high school baseball pitchers this coming season.
The CIF-Southern Section Council, the section’s legislative body, approved a pitch-count proposal at its meeting Wednesday in Long Beach.... Full story
The All-CIF baseball teams for the 2016 season.
DIVISION 1(Selected by CIF-SS Baseball Coaches’ Association)Player of the year: Blake Rutherford, ChaminadeCoach of the year: Bryn Wade, Murrieta MesaALL-CIF TEAMNick Kahle, ChaminadeDominic Flet... Full story
The Register’s All-County baseball team.
Cypress, OF, Sr.
The Register’s player of the year.
JSerra, P, Sr.
The Register’s pitcher of the year.
Marina, P, Sr.
He was Sunset League pit... Full story
Every opponent knew all about Cypress center fielder Dominic Fletcher.
He was All-Orange County first team last season as a junior. Fletcher had been a varsity starter his freshman year, 2013, when Cypress won a CIF-SS championship. His ability to h... Full story
Collin Quinn was not a high school pitcher who drew a lot of college and pro scouts to his games.
Quinn did not have that noisy 94 mph fastball they crave. He did a couple of other things well, though.
He threw strikes and got batters out.
The sen... Full story
Marina had five returning varsity players. Only one of them was an NCAA Division 1 college baseball prospect.
The Vikings did not look like they would be an Orange County top-10 team. They were a longshot to win the Su... Full story
The Register’s All-County baseball teams.
P: Dillon Brown, Foothill, Sr.
P: Evan Larsen, Corona del Mar, Sr.
P: Zak Nocon, Aliso Niguel, Sr.
P: James Acuna, Cypress. Jr.
C: Will McInerny, Laguna Beach, Sr.
1B: Davis Wendzel, ... Full story
The Register's final baseball rankings for the 2016 season.
FINAL O.C. MEDIA POLL
1. JSerra (27-7 overall record, 50 poll points)Trinity League champions lost to Harvard-Westlake in the CIF-SS Division 1 semifinals.
2. El Toro (25-6, 45)South Coas... Full story