Boys Varsity Baseball, Mountain House Mustangs · De Leon, Nayyar named to WAC Baseball First Team; Dias to second team


The Mustangs had a trio of players named to the Western Athletic Conference all-league teams, and two more receiving honorable mention.

Senior third baseman Andres De Leon was named first-team all-league. De Leon hit .372 with a home run, leading the league in stolen bases with 14 and scoring 19 runs. He added five doubles and two triples, knocking in 12 runs. His on-base percentage was .449 and his slugging percentage was .651 in league play.

Junior second baseman Jai Nayyar was also named to the first team, finishing league play with a .367 batting average and a ridiculous .568 on-base percentage. He added two doubles, a triple, six RBI, four stolen bases, and scored eight times. He also walked seven times and was hit seven more times by pitches.

Junior right fielder Kyle Dias was named to the second team. Dias hit .455 in league play (15/33) with a .486 on-base percentage. He slugged .606 with three doubles and two triples. Dias added two walks and five runs batted in.

Seniors Noah Hering and Sam Olsen received honorable mention status. Hering finished league play with a sparkling 0.98 ERA in 21 1/3 innings, while Olsen hit .412.

 

Sam Olsen scoring a run against Lathrop
Noah Hering pitching against Golden Valley
Kyle Dias warming up between innings against Lathrop
Andres De Leon taking a secondary lead against Golden Valley
Jai Nayyar on defense vs. Lathrop