Wise, Hampton earn all-NBC recognition

A pair of area players landed spots on the first team as the Northern Buckeye Conference released its all-conference baseball selections for the 2014 season.
Elmwood senior Jake Wise was a first team pick in the outfield while Fostoria’s Chris Hampton made the first team as a second baseman.
Fostoria’s Hunter Abell (1B), Kaleb Bemis (UT) and Robby Crotty (OF) made the all-NBC second team along with Elmwood freshman Tyler Stone (3B).
Elmwood’s Trevor Solether made the honorable mention list as a pitcher.
Lake’s Jace Vancena was named the NBC Pitcher of the Year while Lake’s Conner Bowen was tabbed the NBC Offensive player of the Year.

All-NBC Baseball
PITCHER — Jayce Vancena, sr., Lake; Luke Rightnowar, jr., Genoa. FIRST BASEMAN — Logan Scott, sr., Genoa. SECOND BASEMAN — Chris Hampton, jr., Fostoria. THIRD BASEMAN — Jake Schmeltz, sr., Eastwood. SHORTSTOP — Conner Bowen, jr., Lake. CATCHER — Nick Wolfe, jr., Genoa. OUTFIELDER — Casey Gose, sr., Genoa; Jacob Wise, sr., Elmwood; Eli Brown, soph., Eastwood. UTILITY — Noah Asmus, sr., Rossford. DESIGNATED HITTER — Anthony Pratt, sr., Lake.
PITCHER OF THE YEAR — Jayce Vancena, Lake.
PITCHER — Todd Walters, jr., Lake; Tristan Roth, soph., Woodmore. FIRST BASEMAN — Hunter Abell, sr., Fostoria. SECOND BASEMAN –Cody Witt, sr., Lake. THIRD BASEMAN — Tyler Stone, fr., Elmwood. SHORTSTOP — Ryan Mang, sr., Eastwood. OUTFIELDER — Adam Duncan, soph., Lake; Robby Crotty, jr., Fostoria; Jake Matwiejczyk, sr., Woodmore. CATCHER — Joe Brown, soph., Otsego. UTILITY — Kaleb Bemis, jr., Fostoria. DESIGNATED HITTER — Mat Drown, sr., Eastwood.
PITCHER — Trevor Solether, soph., Elmwood; Matt Aumiller, jr., Genoa. FIRST BASEMAN — Connor Bringman, soph., Woodmore. SECOND BASEMAN — Cody Pickard, jr., Genoa. THIRD BASEMAN — Kyle Edwards, jr., Genoa. SHORTSTOP — Alex Hayes, sr., Genoa. OUTFIELDER — Quentin Spiess, sr., Genoa; Aaron Witt, Lake, fr.; Tony Rozzi , sr., Woodmore. UTILITY — Evan Ulinski, sr., Woodmore. DESIGNATED HITTER — Jon Brown, soph., Otsego.


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