The Minnesota Minute Men, Twins Baseball and Play Baseball Minnesota are proud to announce the 2013 winners of the Mr. Baseball and Ms. Softball Awards.
Mr Baseball Logan Shore Coon Rapids H. S.
Ms. Softball Samantha Hartmann Orono H.S.
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June 7, 2013 Contact: Matt Williams (612) 845-1835
Minnesota Minute Men Announces 14 Finalists for Fourth Annual Mr. Baseball, Ms. Softball Awards
Minneapolis - The Minnesota Minute Men, in cooperation with the Minnesota Twins, are proud to announce the finalists for the 2013 Play Ball! Mr. Baseball and Ms. Softball Awards.
These senior athletes have been selected by a panel of Major League Baseball Scouts and College Baseball and Softball coaches from around the state for their leadership in the Minnesota baseball and softball high school leagues. A banquet will take place on June 16 and select a winner for each sport. “Awards like these are important to every facet of youth sports as they encourage kids to work hard and follow their passions to the fullest degree,” says Matt Williams, Executive Director of the Minnesota Minute Men. “Together, we recognize them annually along with the coaching leaders in our state.” Sponsor and advertising proceeds will go toward the Minnesota Twins Community Fund and the Minnesota Minute Men Foundation, both providing resources to underprivileged youth athletes in Minnesota.
The banquet will take place from 6 – 8 p.m. June 16 advance at www.minnesotaminutemen.com by following the Mr. Baseball or Ms. Softball registration link. Tickets can also be ordered by emailing Jessica Joly at email@example.com.
Award finalists for Mr. Baseball are:
Beau Fandel Forest Lake H.S.; Matt Fiedler St. Paul Academy; Tyler Hanson Burnsville H.S.; Logan Shore Coon Rapids; Luc Henke Hill Murray; Max Knutson Mounds View H.S.; John Pryor Minnehaha Academy
Award finalists for Ms. Softball are:
Abby Bunnell Maple Grove; Angel Dahl Cherry H.S.; Hannah Evavold Bloomington Jefferson; Hannah Heacox Stillwater H.S.; Dana Mogren Forest Lake H.S.; Samantha Hartmann Orono H.S. ;Mary Turitto Park of Cottage Grove
The Dodgers MLB baseball club signed 2010 Mr. Baseball Award winner Chris Anderson of Centennial HS.
The winner of the 2013 Play Ball! Mr. Baseball & Ms. Softball Awards from the top candidates in High School Baseball and Softball will be announced at the annual banquet on Sunday, June 16th, at Jax Café, 1928 University Ave. NE Minneapolis, MN 55418 (free off-street parking lot). The festivities will begin with a Social Hour and Silent Auction at 5pm, followed by a dinner and the awards ceremony.
Mitch Brown of Rochester Century High School is 2012 Play Ball! Minnesota Mr. Baseball
2012 Play Ball! Minnesota Mr. Baseball Award is presented by the Minnesota Twins and hosted by the Minnesota Minute Men. The winners is:
Mitch Brown of Rochester Century High School
The 2013 Play Ball! Minnesota Mr. Baseball & Ms. Softball Awards Banquet will be held on June 9, 2013. Check back for Finalist's announcement and ticket sales as we get closer to the banquet!
2012 Play Ball! Minnesota Mr. Baseball Award Finalists with Dick Jonckowski and Matt Williams of the Minnute Men Club
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About Play Ball! Mr. Baseball
2012 Play Ball! Minnesota Award Finalists with Dick Jonckowski and Matt Williams of the Minute Men Club
The Minnesota Minute Men, in cooperation with the Minnesota Twins Community Fund, have announced the seven finalists for the 2012 Play Ball! Mr. Baseball Award.
The senior athletes are selected by a panel of Major League Baseball scouts and college baseball coaches from around the state.
The finalists were honored and the winner was announced during a banquet Sunday, June 17, 2012 at Jax Café in Minneapolis.
Coaches Richard Seltz of Austin and Neil Johnson of Shakopee were honored with lifetime achievement awards at the banquet.
Mitch Brown Rochester Century
Blake Molitor West Lutheran
Dan Motl Burnsville
Kasey Ralston Holy Family Catholic
Cody Rutledge Bemidji
Tim Shannon Hopkins
Brent Stong Andover