Valley Sports Report
TIOGA CENTER — Tioga senior Parker Hendershot led six Tigers on the IAC South Small School first-team all-star team in recent voting by the division’s coaches.
Parker Hendershot is joined on the first team by seniors Damon Rockwell, Tyler Whitmore, and Gabe Martin, junior Mitch Taylor, and sophomore Pierce Hendershot.
Junior Justin Rockwell was a second-team selection.
Parker Hendershot, 3B / SS, Tioga: During the regular season, Parker Hendershot hit .643 with 45 hits, including 10 doubles, seven triples, and five home runs, in 70 at-bats. He scored 37 runs, had 45 RBI, and six stolen bases.
He had a .678 on-base percentage, and a 1,200 slugging percentage, for an 1.878 OPS.
Pierce Hendershot, SS, Tioga: Pierce Hendershot hit .500 with 33 hits, including 11 doubles and two triples, in 66 at-bats. He scored 40 runs, had 30 RBI, and stole five bases.
He had a .591 on-base percentage, and a .727 slugging percentage for a 1.318 OPS.
Damon Rockwell, 3B, Tioga: Rockwell hit .458 (27 hits in 59 ABs) with 11 doubles and one home run. He scored 32 runs, had 26 RBI, and stole four bases.
He had an on-base percentage of .585, and a slugging percentage of .695 for an OPS of 1.280.
Tyler Whitmore, 1B, Tioga: Whitmore hit .432 (28 hits in 65 ABs) with six doubles, four triples, and two home runs. He scored 26 runs, had 32 RBI, and stole six bases.
He had an on-base percentage of .525, and a slugging percentage of .738 for an OPS of 1.263.
Gabe Martin, OF, Tioga: Martin hit .411 (23 hits in 56 ABs) with six doubles and one home run. He scored 24 runs, and had 23 RBI.
He had an on-base percentage of .493, and a slugging percentage of .571 for an OPS of 1.064.
Mitch Taylor, DH, Tioga: Taylor hit .480 (24 hits in 50 ABs) with five doubles, one triple, and one home run. He scored19 runs, had 16 RBI, and stole two bases.
He had a .526 on-base percentage, and a .480 slugging percentage for a 1.006 OPS.
Also named to the first team were: Candor senior Dakota Anderson, catcher; S-VE junior Zach Sherwood, infielder; S-VE senior Anthony Chiusano, pitcher; Newfield senior Dante Rynone, OF; and S-VE senior Nikolai Klimekoski, OF.
Justin Rockwell, C, Tioga: Rockwell hit .371 (23 hits in 62 ABs) with 10 doubles. He scored 21 runs scored, had 24 RBI, and stole three bases.
He had an on-base percentage of .488, and a slugging percentage of .533 for an OPS of 1.011.
Also named to the second team were: Newfield seniors Andrew Miller and Logan King, and Candor senior Jesse Johnson.
IN PHOTO: Tioga’s Parker Hendershot.