Boys Varsity Baseball · Charger Baseball Players Earn All Region Honors


The 1A East Region released their All-Region Teams yesterday, with give Arete Prep Chargers being recognized.

Senior lefty Pierce Garver was selected 1st team All Region, after he led an inexperienced Charger team to the state playoffs both on the mound and at the plate. Some of Garver’s stats included:

.455 batting average, .600 oBP, 14 runs, 13 RBI’s 5 dbls, 2 triples, and 7 stolen bases. As a starting pitcher, Pierce finished with a 4.06 ERA, striking out 68 in 56 innings of work.

Senior Catcher Ben White was selected 2nd team All Region. 

Ben batted .471 with a .581 OBP, 13 runs, 13 RBI’s, and had a solid defensive season behind the plate.

Freshman Aiden Ausdemore established himself as one of the top freshman in 1A, also earning 2nd team honors. 

Aiden had a .565 OBP and led the team with 8 stolen bases. He batted .355 with 16 runs and 3 RBI’s. He also flashed a .875 fielding percentage with a lot of action at shortstop.

Two Chargers earned Honorable Mention Status, including Sophomore Wes Lanniuer, and Senior Jamison Brown. 

Wes batted .359 with 9 runs and 9 RBI’s, while spending much of the year at 1B for the Chargers. Brown batted .289 with 8 runs, 8 RBI’s and a few clutch defensive plays in center field.

Congratulations Chargers! A full list of region recognitions will soon be found at:

http://www.azpreps365.com/

#13 Arete Prep tavels to Goodyear Ballpark on Friday 5/3, to take on #4 Superior in the first round of the 1A state playoffs. First pitch is 6:30pm.