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2011 - 2012 Seniors Good Luck !

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Good luck to the 2011 nd 2012  Andrew County Kings 18U Seniors!

2011

Brett Smith - Johnson County
Tyler Arthur - Johnson County
Tyria Skeen - Johnson County

2012

Blake McFadden - Kansas State
Payton Scarbrough - Missour Western State University
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2010 Seniors Good Luck!

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Good luck to the 2010 Andrew County Kings 18U Seniors!

Andrew Nellestein - Villanova
Keaton Steele - Iowa Western
Phil Eiberger - Missouri
Matt Nelson - Oregon State
Levi Grassley - Johnson County
Anthony Saladino - Odessa, Texas

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2010 Springfield Area Baseball Association (SABA) Champs!

The Kings won their first SABA tournament on July 3rd in Spingfield after five 2nd place finishes the last 10-12 years, including last year. This is also the 3rd Kings tournament win this year.

They defeated Mac-N-Sietz in the championship game of this 32 team tournament by a score of 7-5. They went 6-0 in the tournament outscoring their opponents 71-14. The bats were hot!! The Kings blasted 16 home runs, 2 triples, and 11 doubles. 29 of their 68 hits were for extra bases.

The all tournament team was loaded with Kings as well as MVP's and other awards.

All Tournament Team:
Utility: Tyler Arthur
2nd Base: Payton Scarbrough
Outfield: Brett Smith, Phil Eiberger
Pitcher: Blake McFadden, Andrew Nellestein
Mr. Hustle Award:
Tyrai Skeen 9-19, .474 , 9 Runs, 3 (2B), 2 HR, 10 RBI's
Kent Pepper MVP:
Keaton Steele 12-18, .667, 11 Runs, 2(2B), 4 HR, 8 RBI's
Led tournament in Runs, HR's, Pitching - 3 Appearances, 2 SV, 4.1 IP, 3 Hits, 1 Run, 1 Earned Run,
0 Walks, 4 K's, ERA 1.62
Andrew Nellestein ('09 Mr. Hustle) and Keaton Steele (SS), were repeats on the All Tournament team.

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2010 ANDREW COUNTY KINGS - SUMMER ROSTER

April 12, 2010
Head Coach-Jake Crane, Assitant Coach-Cody Cotter

ROSTER
PLAYER-SCHOOL-GRADE-SEASONS A KING

1. Brett Smith- Savannah H.S. Junior-7
2. Phillip Eiberger- King City H.S. Senior-7
3. Blake McFadden- Savannah H.S. Sophomore-7
4. Anthony Saladino- Rockhurst H.S., Senior-2
5. Matt Nelson- S.J.Christian H.S. Senior-4
6. Keaton Steele- Central H.S. Senior-4
7. Andrew Nellestein- LeBlond H.S. Senior-4
8. Tyler Arthur- Central H.S. Junior-2
9. Levi Grassley- Cameron H.S. Senior-2
10. Tyrai Skeen- Lafayette H.S. Junior-2
11. Payton Scarbrough- Maryville H.S. Sophomore-1
12. Alex Jordan- Athens, GA
13. Thomas Austin- Athens, GA

2010 High School Awards


AC Kings Golf Tournament - June 19th !!!!

The AC Kings Annual Golf tournament fund raiser was be held Saturday June 19th at Duncan Hills in Savannah, MO. The tournament ran into a severe storm with about five holes to play. Everyone made it safely to the clubhouse. We were able to eat and award prizes.

A Flight: 1) Scott Nelson, Ron Hook, Matt Nelson, and player.

B Flight: 1) Brett Smith, Andrew Nellestein, Mike Lierz and Ross Rocha.


Thanks to all who sponsored holes, played and helped plan and organize!!!

FAMOUS SPORTS QUOTES

"The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don't play together, the club won't be worth a dime."
--- Babe Ruth

"Are you crying? Are you crying? Are you crying? There's no crying, there's no crying in baseball! Rogers Hornsby was my manager, and he called me a talking pile of pigs SH--! And that was when my parents drove all the way down from Michigan to see me play the game! And did I cry? NO! NO! And do you know why?"

"BECAUSE THERE IS NO CRYING IN BASEBALL!"

---Jimmy Dugan (Tom Hanks) in "A League of Their Own"

"You gotta have two things to win. You gotta have brains and you gotta have balls. And you got too much of one and not enough of the other."
---"Fast" Eddie Felson (Paul Newman) in "Color of Money"

"Fans don't boo nobodies."
---Reggie Jackson

"I don't want to play golf. When I hit a ball, I want someone else to go chase it."
---Rogers Hornsby

"Baseball is 90% mental, the other half is physical."
---Yogi Berra

“The key to winning baseball games is pitching, fundamentals, and three run homers.”
---Earl Weaver


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