Niagara Gazette — Alex O'Donnell, Starpoint
• STATS: 22 R, 25 H, 4 2B, 1 3B, 5 SB, 12 BB, 22 RBI, .439 AVG
• SKINNY: Junior shortstop named first team All-Western New York. ... Set Starpoint career record for doubles when he hit his 14th in May. ... Also contributed from the mound, striking out 21 in 19.1 innings for a 1.45 ERA with two wins and two saves.
Mike Parisi, Nia.-Wheatfield
• STATS: 19 H, 2 2B, 4 3B, 1 HR, 16 RBI
• SKINNY: Slugging senior third baseman led the NFL in slugging through eight games. ... Went 3 for 3 with a double against league champ Lockport on April 25. ... Also played on N-W's sectional champion hockey team.
Andrew Rankie, Starpoint
• STATS: 16 R, 18 H, 4 2B, 4 SB, 8 BB, 16 RBI, .360 AVG
• SKINNY: Senior first baseman also plays football and basketball for the Spartans. ... Went 4 for 4 with three runs and four RBIs in a win against Iroquois on April 22. ... Had five multiple-RBI games, as well as five game with multiple runs scored.
Mike Thompson, Wilson
• STATS: 4 2B, 4 3B, 2 HR, 19 RBI, .385 AVG
• SKINNY: Powerful senior shortstop named first team All-Niagara-Orleans league. ... Earned a three-inning save in a sectional upset of then-undefeated City Honors when he struck out the No. 4 and 5 hitters before inducing an inning-ending groundout after entering with the bases loaded in a three-run game.
Dave Yarger, Niagara Falls
• STATS: 17 R, 19 H, 3 2B, 2 3B, 3 SB, 10 BB, 9 RBI, .442 AVG
• SKINNY: Junior second baseman tied McKenna for the league lead in runs and tied for fifth in walks. ... Scored multiple runs seven times and had six multi-hit games in 14 league games. ... Committed only three errors in 37 fielding opportunities.
John Holody, Grand Island
Nick Soos, Grand Island
Chris Foote, Grand Island
Ben Carella, Lew-Port
Joe Scirto, Lew-Port
Jordan Willard, Lew-Port
Jon Liberti, Nia.-Wheatfield
Chris Cribbs, Starpoint
Jimmy Janezco, Starpoint
Taylor Thilk, Wilson