Sun Prairie senior catcher Zach Fairchild has been named to the Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association All-District 5 team, which was released earlier this week.

Fairchild was an All-District honorable mention selection last year. A Bradley University recruit, he is a four-year starter for the defending state champion Cardinals who will meet Stevens Point in the Division 1 title game Wednesday night.

Edgerton senior infielder Evan Deegan and Potosi senior outfielder Tim Fritz are returning all-district first-team selections. Barneveld junior catcher Carson Carmody is a second-team pick after earning first-team honors last year.

River Valley senior infielder Carter Hoffman earned first-team honors after being named to the second team a year ago. Madison West senior outfielder Alex Brown, the Big Eight Conference Player of the Year, earned first-team recognition after receiving honorable mention honors as a junior.

The District 3 teams included players from the Northern and Southern Badger, Big Eight, Northern and Southern Capitol, Northern Rock Valley, Six Rivers, Southern Wisconsin Activities League, and Southwest Wisconsin Conferences.


2013 WBCA District 5 All-District Team


Pitcher: Sam Lund, Sun Prairie, jr.

Pitcher: Heath Renz, Jefferson, jr.

Catcher: Zach Fairchild, Sun Prairie, sr.

Infielder: Willie Freimuth, Waunakee, sr.

Infielder: Evan Deegan, Edgerton, sr.

Infielder: Carter Hoffman, River Valley, sr.

Infielder: Carter Brekke, Sun Prairie, sr.

Outfielder: Alex Brown, Madison West, sr.

Outfielder: Tim Fritz, Potosi, sr.

Outfielder: Andy Brahier, Jefferson, jr.

DH/Utility: Armann Cabrera, Beloit Memorial, jr.



Pitcher: Lucas Gregory, Edgerton, jr.

Pitcher: Brett Yoder, Sun Prairie, sr.

Catcher: Carson Carmody, Barneveld, jr.

Infielder: Riley Anderson, Madison La Follette, jr.

Infielder: Kasey Miller, Middleton, jr.

Infielder: Pierce Russell, Shullsburg/Benton, sr.

Infielder: Jarett Druding, Beloit Memorial, jr.

Outfielder: Adam Catacutan, Milton, sr.

Outfielder: Seth Douglas, Reedsburg, sr.

Outfielder: Patrick Whalen, Beloit Memorial, jr.

Outfielder: Curt Barsness, Wisconsin Heights, jr.

DH/Utility: Ian Streeter, Fennimore, sr.



Pitchers: Curtis Cook, Waterloo, sr.; Nathan Hendrickson, Shullsburg/Benton, jr.; Tyler Hellenbrand, Barneveld, jr.; Alex Spurley, River Valley, sr.; Brian Lochner, Middleton, sr.

Catcher: Will Doughtery, Wisconsin Heights, jr.

Infielders: Andrew Ryan, Lancaster, so.; Andrew Page, Wisconsin Heights, sr.; Nick Schrader, Jefferson, so.

Outfielders: Austin Larson, Dodgeville, jr.; Casey Grosshauser, Waunakee, sr.; Culllen Osmond, Janesville Parker, jr.; Tyler Hunt, Fennimore, sr.

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Congratulations Zach! As a plate umpire in one of your games this year (can't say which one) I was impressed with your poise, class and ability. Good luck in this evening's championship game and in all your future endeavors.

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