ALL-COUNTY BASEBALL: Cold Springs’ Bartlett named MVP; Freeman, West, Sutter, Voce earn top honors

West Point’s Kanaan Sutter, Cold Springs’ Brodee Bartlett and Fairview’s Lucas West were selected as Pitcher of the Year, MVP and Defensive Player of the Year, respectively. (Nick Griffin & Martha Needham/ The Cullman Tribune)

CULLMAN, Ala. – Another baseball season is in the books in Cullman County and that means there are plenty of postseason honors to be awarded. The county’s seven head coaches voted on this year’s awards and All-County teams and have selected Cold Springs’ standout shortstop and pitcher Brodee Bartlett as this year’s Most Valuable Player after helping lead the Eagles back to the playoffs.

Cold Springs Head Coach Brendan Voce was also recognized as the Coach of the Year after guiding the Eagles to the postseason. West Point’s Brody Freeman earned Offensive Player of the Year honors after a great season at the plate and his teammate Kanaan Sutter was selected as the Pitcher of the Year after an outstanding season on the mound. Fairview’s Lucas West put together a stellar season behind the plate as well, earning him Defensive Player of the Year honors.

All-County First Team

JD Cochran, West Point

Michael Foust, Vinemont

Crimson Wright, Fairview

Nelson Arteaga, Fairview

John Martin, Holly Pond

Andrew Putman, West Point

Connor Scott, Fairview

Jake Hale, Vinemont

Josh Winfrey, Cold Springs

Colton McCoy, West Point

All-County Second Team

Colton Whatley, Good Hope

Cole Bales, Cold Springs

Ayden Black, Good Hope

Ayden Thomason, Vinemont

Jake Cornelius, Hanceville

Hayden Robinson, Vinemont

Jackson Cleveland, Hanceville

Gabe Ognilla, Hanceville

Nic Gregory, Fairview

Sylar Philyaw, West Point

Boston Gibbs, Holly Pond

Sawyer Olinger, Holly Pond

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