Jewell named all-state
Monday, August 19, 2013 6:23 AM
Although the baseball season is over, the awards keep coming in for Decorah's Josey Jewell.
The graduated senior and University of Iowa football player was named second team all-state by the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association.
Jewell was named second team by the Iowa Newspapers Association, was third team all-state a year ago and has already been named first team all-conference and all-district this season.
He batted .382 this year, with a .636 slugging-average and .489 on-base percentage. He scored 27 runs, with 14 doubles, four home runs and 35 RBIs. On the pitcher's mound, he compiled an 8-4 record with a 3.03 ERA.
Class 3A all-state
Pitchers - Ethan Kenkel, Sr., Storm Lake; Dylan Nelson, Sr., ADM; Parker Rolfes, Sr., LeMars; Catchers - Logan Essy, Jr., ADM; Kendall Candor, Sr., LeMars; 1B - Brett Slight, Jr., Boone; 2B - Cody Marine, Sr., Williamsburg; SS - Mitch Moser, Sr., Benton Community; 3B - Ben Jacobson, Sr., Humboldt; Outfield - Will Whiton, So., Perry; Jordan McFarlane, Sr., Benton Community; Austin Lechtenberg, Sr., Central DeWitt; Brady Mayo, Jr., Sioux City Heelan; Utility - Kyle Herrick, Sr., ADM; Aaron Krier, Sr., Storm Lake; Anthony Ruden, Sr., Dubuque Wahlert
Pitchers - Taylor Gilson, Sr., Oelwein; Joseph Hietpas, Jr., Fairfield; Jerry Kockler, Sr., Clear Lake; Catchers - Alex Wright, Sr., Chariton; Matt Hoffman, Jr., Dubuque Wahlert; 1B - Robert Lyons, Sr., Denison; 2B - Derek Rupp, Jr., MOC-Floyd Valley; SS - Kolby Greenslade, Sr., Norwalk; 3B - Josey Jewell, Sr., Decorah; Outfield - Mitch Keeran, So., Clear Lake; Ben Oglesby, Sr., Dubuque Wahlert; Connor Niles, Jr., Sioux City Heelan; Jakes Gervase, Jr., Davenport Assumption; Utility - David Ratigan, Sr., Harlan; Jonny Frese, Sr., Benton; Grant Goeden, Jr., ADM