Tescher, Seiler, Skabo, Hignite, Risse Named to NSAA All-Conference Team

Tescher, Seiler, Skabo, Hignite, Risse Named to NSAA All-Conference Team

DICKINSON, ND- Jordan Tescher named NSAA Conference Player of the Year, 1st Team All-Conference Outfield, and Gold Glove Outfield. Eric Seiler named 1st Team All- Conference Outfield. Dylan Skabo named 1st Team All-Conference Shortstop. Jacob Hignite and Ryan Risse earned Honorable Mention All- Conference.

The North Star Athletic Association announced its postseason baseball awards Monday following Mayville State's victory over Dickinson State in the conference tournament championship. 

The Comets will represent the North Star Athletic Association in the NAIA National Championship Opening Round, running May 12-15. The NAIA Opening Round consists of 45 teams, grouped into 5-team pods at nine different locations. The winner of each double-elimination pod advances to the NAIA World Series. Pairings for the opening round will be announced Friday, May 8, at 6 p.m.

All Conference, Gold Glove and the postseason awards announced on Monday were voted on by the conference's coaches.

Dickinson State's Jordan Tescher was named the Conference Player of the Year after a monster season, during which he led the conference in home runs, RBIs and batting average.

Tanner Dahl from University of Jamestown was voted Pitcher of the Year, and Jamestown freshman Tyler Ludlow was named the Freshman of the Year.

Mayville State coach Scott Berry was named Coach of the Year, and Mayville senior Christian Berry was awarded the Champions of Character Achievement Award.

Dickinson State's Jacob Hignite and Ryan Risse also earned NSAA Conference Honorable Mention for their play at Third Base and Catcher this season.

GOLD GLOVE AWARDS

     

Position

First Name

Last Name

Year

School

C

Marcus

Blackmon Jr

Senior

Jamestown (N.D.)

1B

Nate

Williams

Senior

Mayville (N.D.)

2B

Spencer

Mallonee

Junior

Mayville State (N.D.)

3B

Nate

Bagby

Sophomore

Valley City (N.D.)

SS

Rudy

Strnad

Senior

Jamestown (N.D.)

LF

Jordan

Tescher

Senior

Dickinson (N.D.)

CF

John

Pistulka

Senior

Mayville State (N.D.)

RF

Paul

Sitkowski

Senior

Jamestown (N.D.)

P

Scott

Beever

Junior

Jamestown (N.D.)

 

FIRST TEAM ALL CONFERENCE

     

Position

First Name

Last Name

Year

School

1B

Tyler

Ludlow

Freshman

Jamestown (N.D.)

2B

Lance

Ibesate

Junior

Jamestown (N.D.)

3B

Ryan

Baldonado

Sophomore

Presentation (S.D.)

SS

Dylan

Skabo

Freshman

Dickinson (N.D.)

C

Zach

Mihic

Senior

Mayville State (N.D.)

C

Marcus

Blackmon Jr

Senior

Jamestown (N.D.)

IF

Nate

Bagby

Sophomore

Valley City State (N.D.)

DH

Jake

Harris

Junior

Dakota State (N.D.)

OF

John

Pistulka

Senior

Mayville State (N.D.)

OF

Jordan

Tescher

Senior

Dickinson (N.D.)

OF

Eric

Seiler

Junior

Dickinson State (N.D.)

OF

Aaron

Miller

Sophomore

Mayville State (N.D.)

SP

Aaron

Dick

Senior

Mayville State (N.D.)

SP

Tanner

Dahl

Junior

Jamestown (N.D.)

SP

Logan

Lund

Junior

Jamestown (N.D.)

SP

Tyler

Liebert

Junior

Mayville State (N.D.)

RP

Garrett

Osterode

Freshman

Mayville State (N.D.)

RP

Julien

Garcia

Junior

Jamestown (N.D.)


2015 North Star Athletic Association Postseason Awards

Freshman of the Year – Tyler Ludlow, University of Jamestown

Coach of the Year – Scott Berry, Mayville State                                     

Pitcher of the Year – Tanner Dahl, University of Jamestown

Player of the Year – Jordan Tescher, Dickinson State

Champions of Character Achievement Award – Christian Berry, Mayville State University