Lubbock Christian and Trinity Christian filled up the 2019 All-District 1-3A team in a season when both were contenders for at the state level.
The Eagles claimed seven spots on the 12-person first team and the Lions had five.
Trinity senior Zach Jones got the nod as the Player of the Year, while Lubbock Christian’s Merritt McPherson earned Pitcher of the Year honors. Lion outfielder was voted the Offensive MVP, Lubbock Christian shortstop Brayden Martin received Defensive MVP recognition and Trinity’s Cadon Everett was voted the Utility Player of the Year.
Eagle multi-sport star Cash Howard turned his first varsity season into one to remember and was picked as the district Newcomer of the Year.
Lubbock Christian advanced to the State Tournament for the sixth year in a row, falling to Willow Park Trinity, 3-1. The Lions also lost to Willow Park, 8-5 in the second round.
TAPPS ALL-DISTRICT 1-3A
Zach Jones, Sr. | Trinity Christian
Cash Howard, Jr. | Lubbock Christian
Roman Thompson, Jr. | Trinity Christian
Merritt McPherson, Sr. | Lubbock Christian
Cadon Everett, So. | Trinity Christian
Brayden Martin, Jr. | Lubbock Christian
Alex Timmons, Jr. | Lubbock Christian
Josh Redding, So. | Lubbock Christian
Jake Ortiz, Jr. | Trinity Christian
Kaylom Coats, So. | Lubbock Christian
Parker Rumsey, Sr. | Lubbock Christian
Brady Alexander, So. | Trinity Christian
Player of the Year– Zach Jones, Trinity Christian
Pitcher of the Year – Merritt McPherson, Lubbock Christian
Offensive MVP – Roman Thompson, Trinity Christian
Defensive MVP – Brayden Martin, Lubbock Christian
Utility Player of the Year – Cadon Everett, Trinity Christian
Newcomer of the Year – Cash Howard, Lubbock Christian
Coach of the Year – Brandon Walker, Lubbock Christian
Zeke Lott, Jr. | Lubbock Christian
Ethan Lujan, Sr. | Midland Trinity
Evyn Timmons, Jr. | Lubbock Christian
Cade Landrum, So. | Lubbock Christian
Dawson Butts, Sr. | Midland Trinity
Evan Madsen, So. | Trinity Christian
Trey Molina, Sr. | Trinity Christian
Regan Havens, Sr. | Trinity Christian
Ethan Howard, Sr. | Lubbock Christian
Brennon Kennady, Jr. | Midland Trinity
Dustin Delaney, Jr. | Lubbock Christian
Thomas McGill, Sr. | Trinity Christian
Lubbock Christian – Chris Henry, Sr.; Adam Branson, Sr.; Grant Leverett, Sr.
Trinity Christian – Drew Ashworth, So.; Kolton Jiron, Sr.; Cole Drum, So.; Carson Kerr, Jr.
Midland Trinity – Andrew Varner, Fr.; Adin Watson, Jr.; Max Henderson, Jr.; Barrett Branch, Fr.; John Paul Fanous, Jr.