The Kentucky High School Baseball Coaches Association announced their 2018 All-State Baseball Teams.
* Johnson Central’s Braxton Kelly was named to the 2nd Team
* Lawrence County’s Peyton Cyrus was named to the 3rd Team
* Paintsville’s Ben Daniels was named Honorable Mention
* Drew Rom from Highlands was named Kentucky’s 2018 Mr. Baseball
*** The Ashland Daily Independent announced their All-Area Baseball Team for 2018.
Dylan Ball (Greenup Co.), Corey Binion (Rowan Co.), Peyton Brown (West Carter), Bryce Carley (Boyd Co.), Peyton Cyrus (Lawrence Co.), Ben Daniels (Paintsville), Nathan Davis (Bath Co.), Evan Dickison (Ashland), Phillip Fryer (Boyd Co.), Kyle Gammon (Greenup Co.), Matthew Gagliano (Rowan Co.), AJ Hacker (Rowan Co.), Richie Hall (Ashland), Payton Hampton (Morgan Co.), Jake Heighton (Raceland), Casey Hensley (Russell), Braxton Kelly (Johnson Central), Hunter Lacks (Raceland), Ryan Lambert (Greenup Co.), Seth Mills (Raceland), Brad Parks (Lawrence Co.), Ryley Preece (J. Central), Tanner Smith (Paintsville), Seth Williams (Paintsville), Gage Hughes (Greenup Co.) – Player of the Year
KEITH PRATER MEMORIAL CO-COACHES OF THE YEAR
Walt Crace (Paintsville), Greg Logan (Greenup County)
ASHLAND — Zach Greene, Cameron Marushi, Braxton Ratliff
BATH COUNTY — Tyler Brown, Lane Rogers, Landan Swartz
EAST CARTER — Caden McDavid, Trey Scott
FAIRVIEW — Preston Ledford, Terrick Smith, Dylan Wamsley
GREENUP COUNTY — Isaiah Greene, J.T. Johnson, Collier Wireman
JOHNSON CENTRAL — Blake Delong, Ryan Sartin-Slone
LAWRENCE COUNTY — Bryce Blevins, C.J. Fairchild, Jarrett Fairchild, Jackson Feltner, Tyler Maynard, Austin Roe
LEWIS COUNTY — Seth Wright
RACELAND — Justin Fairchild, Hunter Parsons, Kirk Pence, Braydon Shore
ROSE HILL — Josh Keller
ROWAN COUNTY — Ryan Mullen, Devon Stevens, Shane Taylor
RUSSELL — Justin Manning
WEST CARTER — Trevor Callahan, Trace Tackett
** Morgan Co. Head Baseball Coach Jared Hammonds has resigned from that position after nine years with the program, four years as an assistant and five years as head coach.