Josey Jewell
Josey Jewell

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

First team

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

Second team

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