Eight Comet baseball players picked up all-conference honors

Photo by Hugh Cox.
Photo by Hugh Cox.

5/9/2019 – After a third-place finish in conference play, eight Comets received all-conference selections. 

Pitchers Braden Olthoff and Everhett Hazelwood received first team all-conference honors. Andrew Reitmeyer picked up a selection as a reliever. Outfileder Noah Hemphill and infielder Justin Folz rounded out Palomar's first team selections.

Olthoff was a pitcher who started eight conference games for the Comets. He averaged 9.46 strikeouts a game and recorded 60 in conference play. In the 57.1 innings he pitched, he allowed 34 hits and 15 runs.

Hazelwood was a starting pitcher for the Comets this season. He started seven games in conference and recorded five wins. In the 45.1 innings he pitched, he allowed 32 hits and 15 runs. He walked 16 but struck out 46 with an average of 9.18 a game.

A reliever pitcher, Reitmeyer had nine conference appearances. He had two saves and two losses. In the 12.1 innings he pitched, Reitmeyer gave up 15 hits and eight runs. He had 29 strikeouts in conference.

Hemphill is a freshman from Las Vegas. His conference batting average was .418 and he had 14 RBIs. Hemphill had 38 conference hits and stole five bases.

Folz played in 22 conference games for the Comets and had 29 hits. His conference batting average was .377 and he had 15 RBIs. He had one home run in conference.

Evan Ianniciello, Trevor Omahen and Jaiston Cabatbat received an honorable mention selection.

Ianniciello played in 22 conference games for the Comets. He had 30 hits and three home runs and had 37 RBIs. His conference batting avUHerage was .366.

Omahen had a batting average of .261 in conference play and .313 in conference. The sophomore infielder had 24 hits and 17 RBIs in conference.

Cabatbat, a freshman from Hawaii, played in 22 conference games and had 23 hits in those games. His conference batting average was .315. Cabatbat had nine RBIs in conference play.

 

Complete Selections 

First Team

Position

Player

Year

School

POY

Kobby Lopez

Fr

San Diego Mesa

1B

Jorge Martinez

So

Southwestern

P

Braden Olthoff

So

Palomar

P

Everhett Hazelwood

So

Palomar

P

Jacob Casson

So

San Diego Mesa

RP

Andrew Reitmeyer

So

Palomar

C

Jayden Lombardo

Fr

Grossmont

C

Bryan Reyes

So

Southwestern

OF

Terrence Simmons

Fr

Grossmont

OF

Noah Hemphill

Fr

Palomar

OF

Ray Gutierrez

So

San Diego Mesa

OF

Izayah Alvarez

So

Desert

OF

Jayden Burns

So

San Bernardino Valley

OF

Cyress Fullen

So

San Diego Mesa

IF

Justin Folz

So

Palomar

IF

Isidro Velez

So

San Diego Mesa

IF

Alejandro Velasko

Fr

San Diego City

IF

Victor Ceniceros

So

San Diego Mesa

IF

Robert Brodell

Fr

Imperial Valley

IF

Ryan Rodriguez

Fr

Desert

DH

Bryan Garcia

Fr

Imperial Valley

UTIL

Ricky Yoguinua

So

Southwestern

 

 

Honorable Mentions

Player

School

John Freeman

Imperial Valley

Jakob Trujillo

Imperial Valley

Derek Bogh

San Bernardino Valley

Edward Aldama

San Bernardino Valley

Pedro Gomez

San Bernardino Valley

Eduardo Gonzales

San Bernardino Valley

Gage Brant

San Bernardino Valley

Aiden Rasmussen

Grossmont

Joshua Verdon

Grossmont

Andres Tolhurst

Grossmont

Ian Thompson

Grossmont

Trevor Hazlehurst

Grossmont

Steve Silvas

Mt. San Jacinto

Carson McCaffrey

Mt. San Jacinto

Joey Hauck

Mt. San Jacinto

Ryan Mason

Southwestern

Tyler Lindsay

Southwestern

Mario Ramirez

Desert

Anthony Gutierrez

Desert

Alex Garcia

San Diego City

Hector Carreon

San Diego City

Chase Martinez

San Diego City

Baker Springstun

San Diego City

Evan Ianniciello

Palomar

Trevor Omahen

Palomar

Jaiston Cabatbat

Palomar

Kevin Van Linge

San Diego Mesa

Jorge Martinez

San Diego Mesa

Dominick Buso

San Diego Mesa

Joel Escalante

San Diego Mesa

Jonathon Soto

San Diego Mesa

Dylan Weese

San Diego Mesa

Braden Bently

San Diego Mesa

Riler Aggson

San Diego Mesa