salem all district baseball

The Salem High School baseball team placed three players on the Missouri Class 4 All-District 9 Team, it was announced last week.

After knocking off fifth-seeded St. James in the first round and top-seeded Owensville in the semifinals with one-run wins, fourth-seeded Salem lost to second-seeded St. Clair 3-2 in the bottom of the seventh inning in the District 9 championship game May 20 in Sullivan.

St. Clair went on to lose to Springfield Catholic in Class 4 Sectional playoff action.

Salem players selected All-District 9 were senior DH Josh Arzt, senior pitcher/infielder Baylor Petty and junior shortstop/pitcher Garrett Connell.

Class 4 All-District 9

Baseball Team

Josh Arzt, Salem

Garrett Connell, Salem

Baylor Petty, Salem

Derek Skaggs, St. James

Landen Roberts, St. Clair

Blaine Downey, St. Clair

Sam Oermann, St. Clair

Chase Walters, St. Clair

Jacob Brooks, Sullivan

JD McReynolds, Sullivan

TC Fisher, Owensville

Michael Steinbeck, Owensville