TCU pitcher Preston Morrison (7-3) earned first team All-Big 12 honors Tuesday and third baseman Jantzen Witte and pitcher Alex Young were named to the second team.
TCU outfielder Boomer White and pitchers Alex Young and Riley Ferrell were named to the All-Big 12 freshman team. Witte was named co-Scholar Athlete of the Year with Kansas State’s Jared King.
led with seven first-team selections. The Wildcats nearly swept the league’s
awards. Infielder Ross Kivett was named Big 12 Player of the Year, pitcher
Jordan Piche was named Newcomer of the Year, and Brad Hill won the league’s
coach of the year honor after leading KSU to its first Big 12 title. Kansas pitcher Jake
Matthys was named Freshman of the Year. West
Virginia sophomore Harrison Musgrave earned the
league’s Pitcher of the Year honors.
Baylor’s Cal Towey and Nathan Orf made the first team and Lawton Langford and Crayton Bare were named to the second team.
TCU pitcher Brandon Finnegan, infielder Paul Hendrix, and White earned honorable mention.
Here's a list of the entire 2013 All-Big 12 team and award winners:
2013 ALL-BIG 12 BASEBALL AWARDS
Player of the Year: Ross Kivett, Kansas State, Jr., INF
Pitcher of the Year: Harrison Musgrave, West Virginia, So., LHP
Newcomer of the Year: Jordan Piché, Kansas, Jr., RHP
Freshman of the Year: Jake Matthys, Kansas State, Fr., RHP
Scholar-Athletes of the Year: Jared King, Kansas State, Jr., OF & Jantzen Witte, TCU, Sr., INF
Coach of the Year: Brad Hill, Kansas State
ALL-BIG 12 FIRST TEAM
Name, School Pos. Cl. Hometown/Previous School
Cal Towey, Baylor*+ INF Sr. Seattle, Wash./Eastside Catholic
Shane Conlon, Kansas State* INF So. Naperville, Ill./Central
Austin Fisher, Kansas State* INF So. Lenexa, Kan./Olathe Northwest
Ross Kivett, Kansas State* INF Jr. Broadview Heights, Ohio/St. Edward
Matt Oberste, Oklahoma* INF Jr. Salisaw, Okla./Blinn College
Blair DeBord, Kansas State C Jr. Manhattan, Kan./Manhattan
Jared King, Kansas State*+% OF Jr. Dublin, Ohio/Jerome
Zach Fish, Oklahoma State OF So. Kalamazoo, Mich./Gull Lake
Mark Payton, Texas*+ OF Jr. Chicago, Ill./St. Rita
Nathan Orf, Baylor^ DH Sr. Wentzville, Mo./Illinois-Chicago
Tanner Witt, Kansas State UTL Sr. Hawthorn Woods, Ill./Lake Zurich
Jonathan Gray, Oklahoma* SP Jr. Chandler, Okla./Eastern Oklahoma State
Preston Morrison, TCU SP So. Waxhaw, N.C./Cuthbertson
Harrison Musgrave, West Virginia* SP So. Bridgeport, W.Va./Bridgeport
Jordan Piché, Kansas RP Jr. Greeley, Colo./Indian Hills CC
Jake Matthys, Kansas State RP Fr. Spring Lake Park, Minn./Spring Lake Park
Vince Wheeland, Oklahoma State RP Jr. Turlock, Calif./Turlock
ALL-BIG 12 SECOND TEAM
Name, School Pos. Cl. Hometown/Previous School
Lawton Langford, Baylor^ INF Jr. Uvalde, Texas/Uvalde
Tanner Krietemeier, Oklahoma State INF Jr. Castle Rock, Colo./Nebraska
Jantzen Witte, TCU INF RSr. Arlington, Texas/Martin
Jake Barrios, Texas Tech INF Jr. Weatherford, Okla./Seward County CC
Ryan McBroom, West Virginia INF Jr. Fredericksburg, Va./Courtland
Victor Romero, Oklahoma State C Sr. Fairfield, Calif./Solano CC
Michael Suiter, Kansas OF So. Kailua, Hawaii/Mid Pacific Institute
Craig Aiken, Oklahoma OF Fr. Coppell, Texas/Coppell
Max White, Oklahoma OF Sr. Durant, Okla./Durant
Matt Frazer, West Virginia DH Jr. Alum Creek, W.Va./Nitro
Randy McCurry, Oklahoma State UTL Jr. Tupelo, Okla./Tupelo
Dillon Overton, Oklahoma SP Jr. Weatherford, Okla./Weatherford
Jason Hursh, Oklahoma State SP So. Carrollton, Texas/Trinity Christian
Dillon Peters, Texas SP So. Indianapolis, Ind./Cathedral
Crayton Bare, Baylor RP Sr. Dallas, Texas/Highland Park
Jacob Evans, Oklahoma RP Fr. Broken Arrow, Okla./Broken Arrow
Alex Young, TCU RP Fr. Hawthorn Woods, Ill./Carmel Catholic
Due to ties in voting, three relief pitchers were named to the All-Big 12 First Team and three relief pitchers were named to the All-Big 12 Second Team.
* Unanimous Choice ^2012 First Team Honoree +2012 Second Team Honoree %2011 Second Team Honoree
Baylor: Max Garner, RHP, Sr.; Jake Miller, INF, Sr.; Dillon Newman, RHP, Jr.; Grayson Porter, OF, So.
Kansas: Alex DeLeon, INF, Sr.; Kaiana Eldredge, C, Jr.; Kevin Kuntz, INF, Sr.; Justin Protacio, INF, So.; Dakota Smith, OF, So.; Thomas Taylor, RHP, Sr.
Kansas State: Jon Davis, OF, Sr.
Oklahoma: Craig Aikin, OF, Fr.; Anthony Hermelyn, C, Fr.; Jack Mayfield, INF, Sr.
Oklahoma State: Brendan McCurry, UTL, Jr.; Tyler Nurdin, LHP, So.; Mark Robinette, RHP, Jr.; Saulyer Saxon, OF, Jr.; Donnie Walton, INF, Fr.
TCU: Brandon Finnegan, LHP, So.; Paul Hendrix, INF, Jr.; Boomer White, OF, Fr.
Texas: Ty Marlow, INF/RHP, Jr.
Texas Tech: Jarrard Poteete, DH, Fr.; Trey Masek, Jr., RHP
West Virginia: Bobby Boyd, OF, So.; Billy Fleming, INF, So.; Alan Filauro, C, Sr.; Jacob Rice, OF, Jr.; Brady Wilson, OF, Sr.; Ryan Tuntland, INF, Jr.
Name, School Pos. Hometown/Previous School
Jake Matthys, Kansas State P Spring Lake Park, Minn./Spring Lake Park
Levi MaVorhis, Kansas State P Freeland, Wash./Archbishop Murphy
Craig Aiken, Oklahoma* OF Coppell, Texas/Coppell
Jacob Evans, Oklahoma P Broken Arrow, Okla./Broken Arrow
Ralph Garza, Jr., Oklahoma P New Braunfels, Texas/New Braunfels
Anthony Hermelyn, Oklahoma C McKinney, Texas/McKinney
Donnie Walton, Oklahoma State INF Tulsa, Okla./Bishop Kelley
Riley Ferrell, TCU P College Station, Texas/A&M Consolidated
Boomer White, TCU OF Houston, Texas/Memorial
Alex Young, TCU P Hawthorn Woods, Ill./Carmel Catholic
C.J Hinojosa, Texas* INF Spring, Texas/Klein Collins
Jarrard Poteete, Texas Tech DH Braggs, Okla./Hilldale