Phoenix's Zanni named Skyline's top pitcher

June 06, 2013

Phoenix senior Meranda Zanni was named Skyline Conference pitcher of the year to highlight a host of honors for the Pirates during the recent all-league meetings by the Skyline's softball and baseball coaches.

Zanni posted a 13-5 overall record with two saves and finished with a 2.09 ERA. In 107 innings pitched, Zanni struck out 157 against only 29 walks. A dual-threat player, Zanni also batted .548 for Phoenix.

Also earning first-team recognition by the softball coaches were Phoenix infielder Amanda Skaff, outfielder Bailee Tally, first baseman Makayla Scoggins and utility player Delanie Tally.

Henley junior Tara Moates was named player of the year, while North Valley's Charlie Chase was coach of the year.

In Skyline Conference baseball, Phoenix junior Jordan Pond earned first-team recognition as an outfielder.

Henley's Jesse Hilyard was named player of the year and Hidden Valley's Tyler Gulbransen was pitcher of the year. Coach of the year honors went to Henley's Tim Cleland.

All-Skyline Conference


First Team

C — Joe Whisler, Sr., Klamath Union; Kody Garrison, Sr., Hidden Valley.

P — Tyler Gulbransen, Sr., Hidden Valley; Jesse Hilyard, Jr., Henley; Dylan Smith, Sr., Mazama.

IF — Jack Bell, Sr., Klamath Union; Josh Overstreet, Jr., Henley; Marco Garmendia, Sr., North Valley; Joe Wardle, Sr., Hidden Valley.

OF — Josh Cowell, Sr., North Valley; Jamie Schmidt, Sr., Hidden Valley; Cody Dykstra, Jr., Henley; Drew Seater, Jr., Henley; Jordan Pond, Jr., Phoenix.

1B — Marcus Paschal, Sr., Klamath Union.

UT — Stephen Parker, Sr., North Valley.

PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Jesse Hilyard, Jr., Henley.

PITCHER OF THE YEAR — Tyler Gulbranson, Sr., Hidden Valley.

COACH OF THE YEAR — Tim Cleland, Henley.

Second Team

C — Mike Edwards, So., Mazama; Jesse Hilyard, Jr., Henley.

P — Albert Depew, Sr., Klamath Union; Stephen Parker, Sr., North Valley; Hunter Bradford, Fr., Klamath Union.

IF — Andrew Reynoso, Jr., Phoenix; Kelly Greif, Jr., Henley; McKinnon Bennett, So., Hidden Valley; Jimmy Marquit, Sr., Mazama.

OF — Joseph Calzada, So., North Valley; Paxton Kuhlman, Sr., Henley.

1B — Mike Hultz, So., Hidden Valley.

UT — Aaron Hutchinson, So., Phoenix.

Honorable Mention

C — Justin McCreadie, Jr., Phoenix; Dylan Dupont, Sr., North Valley.

P — Zach Kentner, Jr., Phoenix.

IF — Devree Delarosa, Sr., Henley; Kevin Olmstead, Jr., North Valley; Calvin Decker, Jr., Phoenix; Jarid Norberg, Fr., Hidden Valley.

UT — Roman Fretz, Fr., Hidden Valley; Willy Howard, So., Henley.


First Team

C — Kayla Herr, Jr., Henley.

P — Meranda Zanni, Sr., Phoenix; Kelly Scott, Jr., Henley.

IF — Tara Moates, Jr., Henley; Kenzie Schmoll, Sr., North Valley; Amanda Skaff, Jr., Phoenix; Kaylee Grigsby, Sr., Mazama.

OF — Lynzee Wortman, Jr., Mazama; Savannah Mallams, Sr., Mazama; Bailee Tally, So., Phoenix; Lexi Pittman, Jr., North Valley.

1B — Makayla Scoggins, Jr., Phoenix.

UT — Delanie Tally, Sr., Phoenix.

PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Tara Moates, Jr., Henley.

PITCHER OF THE YEAR — Meranda Zanni, Sr., Phoenix.

COACH OF THE YEAR — Charlie Chase, North Valley.

Second Team

C — Darian Hamilton, Sr., Mazama.

P — Mikala Mohr, So., North Valley.

IF — Daniele Armantrout, Sr., Mazama; Kady Kontola, Jr., North Valley; Katie Allen, Fr., Hidden Valley.

OF — Kasey Werner, Jr., North Valley; Sam Vezo, Jr., Henley.

1B — Mikayla Dart, Sr., North Valley.

UT — Mikala Mohr, So., North Valley.

Honorable Mention

C — Cameron Allen, Sr., Hidden Valley.

IF — Taylor Hamilton, Jr., Henley.

OF — Ennit Ritari, Jr., Phoenix.