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Lyons, Keefer named to All-Region team

Two Weatherford College baseball players have earned All-Region V honors for the 2017 season. Pitcher Jake Lyons and infielder Andrew Keefer were recognized by the coaches of the North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference and the Western Junior College Athletic Conference on the list released Sunday.

Lyons, a 6-foot-5, 271 pound right-hander from Irving Macarthur, set a team record for strikeouts in a game (18) and in a season (114). He was named National Pitcher of the Week twice.

Keefer earned NTJCAC Offensive Player of the Year honors, hitting .448 for the season. The Lucas Lovejoy grad finished 2017 with 73 hits, 22 doubles, three triples and six home runs.

The Coyotes finished 35-23 overall and were Region V Tournament finalists.

2017 All-Region V Baseball Team

Pitcher Catcher

Tyler Ivey, Grayson College

Jon Nicholson, Midland College

Jake Lyons, Weatherford College

John Rodriguez Jr., Cisco College

Bailey Horn, McLennan Community College

Kody Bullard, Western Texas College

Doug Facendo, Howard College

Josh Breaux, McLennan Community College

Jake Lyons, Weatherford College



Infield Outfield

Andrew Morales, Odessa College

Andrew Keefer, Weatherford College

Nolan Rattai, Midland College

Brendan Venter, McLennan Community College

Ryan Rijo, New Mexico Junior College

Mason Hibbeler, Odessa College

Eric Senior, Midland College

Chris Roller, McLennan Community College

Marco Rivera, Vernon College

Chase Whetsel, New Mexico Junior College

Kyler Castillo, Odessa College

Brett Esau, Frank Phillips College

Designated Hitter  
Yan Tremblay, Clarendon College