By T. Scott Boatright
Nine Lincoln Parish student athletes reaped the rewards of strong efforts sowed the past season as they were named to the Louisiana Baseball Coaches Association All-Region 2 Prep Baseball Team.
That group was led by Ruston High School sophomore pitcher JR Tollett, who went 9-2 on the season with a 1.05 ERA and 83 strikeouts.
Also named to the squad was Choudrant High School senior pitcher Braden Jones, the Class B state championship game Most Valuable Player who pitched in the LHSCA/LBCA All-Star Game last weekend.
Other Lincoln Parish Players named to the LBAC’s All-Region 2 team were”
• P Isaac White, Ruston
• C Josh Miller, Ruston
• IF Brandon Carter, Choudrant
• OF Jack Whitaker, Ruston
• OF Jack Parks, Cedar Creek
• DH Zack Smith, Cedar Creek
• UT JT Stephens, Cedar Creek