Buchanan High’s Grant Gambrell and Clovis North’s Matt Fraizer✔ were selected to Cal-Hi Sports’ Super Elite All-State baseball team.
Gambrell, a senior pitcher and first baseman selected as a multipurpose player and Fraizer, a senior outfielder, were the only Central Section players chosen to the 30-member team. They are among 44 section baseball and softball players given all-state honors by the website devoted to high school sports across California.
Also honored in baseball were:
All-State second team: Buchanan infielder JT Arruda and Buchanan infielder Quentin Selma.
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All-State third team: Bullard pitcher Jacob Pizzo, Clovis pitcher Zac Whittaker, Clovis North pitcher Michael Williams, Bullard outfielder Nick Sheehan and Stockdale outfielder Jacob Sanchez.
All-Underclass first team: Buchanan pitcher Hunter Reinke, Mt. Whitney multipurpose Holden Powell, Clovis North multipurpose Brett Walker and Buchanan infielder Selma.
All-Underclass second team: Clovis infielder Mason Grotto, Buchanan infielder Jamal O’Guinn and Stockdale multipurpose Sean Mullen.
Medium Schools first team: Mt. Whitney pitcher Powell.
Medium Schools second team: Tulare Western pitcher Elijah Parks and Tehachapi multipurpose Sagun Gainey.
Small Schools first team: Immanuel pitcher Esteban Lizaola, Taft pitcher Noah Parsons, Kern Valley infielder Zach Bushling, Cesar Chavez outfielder Gerardo Parra and Central Valley Christian multipurpose Dalton Daily.
Small Schools second team: Kerman catcher Isaiah Daniel, Immanuel pitcher Cason Schellenberg, Cesar Chavez multipurpose Andrew Renteria, Exeter multipurpose Tyler Rumbaugh and Woodlake multipurpose Robby Stevenson.
No section softball players made the Super Elite All-State team, but Buchanan infielder Sienna Swain and Mission Oak multipurpose Mariah Mazon were named to the second team.
All-Star third team: Buchanan outfielder Spencer Sansom, Clovis West infielder Cassidy Clark and Stockdale multipurpose McKenna Valencia.
All-Underclass first team: Buchanan pitcher Molly Millar and Mission Oak multipurpose Mazon.
All-Underclass second team: Clovis pitcher Danielle Lung and Madera infielder Aaliyah Cuevas.
Medium Schools first team: Ridgeview pitcher Samantha Mejia.
Medium Schools second team: Monache multipurpose Chloe Rivas and Garces infielder Jenna Gorman.
Small Schools first team: Kern Valley catcher Rebecca Gallis, Taft infielder Katie Evans, Cesar Chavez infielder Gracie Sotomayor and Mission Oak multipurpose Mazon.
Small Schools second team: Caruthers pitcher Sydney Kuma, Coalinga pitcher Linnay Wilson, Selma infielder Anisah Navarro and Taft outfielder Olivia Ortlieb.