Submitted by Coach Gazarek
The Tiger baseball team recently ended the 2014 campaign with 3 straight wins.
A 9-1 win over Vanlue, 4-3 win over Tiffin-Calvert, and 12-10 win over New Riegel, ending the season with a 13-14 overall record. The Tigers 7-3 league record was good for a 3rd place finish in the final year of Midland Athletic League play. Seneca East won the league this year with a 9-1 finish, followed by Hopewell-Loudon 8-2, and then NB at 7-3.
Jacob Frost, Brock Boyer and Sean Watson all earned a pitching victory during the last 3 games. Zach Stewart led the Tigers in batting average this season with a .444 mark, followed by Frost .367, Levi Newcomer .351, Brock Boyer .347, Sean Watson .288, Tyler Trumbull .281, Garrett Boyer .238, Zach Meggitt .176, Chase Nichols .167, Brody Naugle .160, Andrew Hollinger .088 and Noah Brian .077.
Stewart led the MAL in total hits with 44. Runs Batted In leaders for NB - Frost 18, Watson 17, Newcomer 15, Stewart 14, Trumbull 13, B.Boyer 11.
Most Runs Scored were - Brock Boyer 23, Stewart 22, Frost 20.
Stolen Base Leaders - Newcomer 9, Frost 8, Watson 7, Garrett Boyer 5.
Pitching Leader - Brock Boyer had a 3.47 era in 42.1 innings; Andrew Hollinger had a 4.46 era in 42.1 innings; Jacob Frost had a 4.54 era in 24.2 innings; Sean Watson had a 5.83 era in 42 innings. Watson led the pitchers with 33 strikeouts.
Zach Stewart was a 1st Team All-MAL, Jacob Frost was a 2nd Team All-MAL, Levi Newcomer, Sean Watson were Honorable-Mention.