OWENTON — Owen County senior first baseman Cameron Fitzgerald has been named the 31st District Baseball Player of the Year.

Fitzgerald led Owen County to its second straight 31st District title, batting .429 with 42 hits, 29 RBIs, 11 doubles, three triples, five home runs and 33 stolen bases.

Fitzgerald, Hayden Sneed, Teagan Moore, Cameron Bond, Cayden Dezarn and Eli Rice represent Owen County on the All-31st District Baseball Team.

Sneed, a second baseman, ranked second in hitting for the Rebels, batting .381 with 37 hits, 25 RBIs, 11 doubles, three triples, one home run and 19 stolen bases.

Moore, a third baseman, batted .366 with 17 hits, 21 RBIs, four doubles, one triple, two home runs and 23 stolen baes.

Bond, an outfielder, compiled a .268 batting average with 19 hits, 18 RBIs, four doubles and 12 stolen bases.

Dezarn and Rice ranked as Owen County’s top two pitchers. Leading Owen County on the mound, Dezarn compiled a 9-0 record with a 1.13 ERA.

Dezarn, who appeared in 14 games, registered one save. Another talented pitcher, Rice compiled a 5-6 record with a 1.96 ERA.

After making an appearance in the 8th Region Baseball Tournament, Owen County exited the 2023 high school baseball season 21-9.

The All-31st District Baseball Team, which consists of players from Owen County, Carroll County, Eminence, Gallatin County, Henry County and Trimble County, follows.

All-31st District Baseball Team

Player of the Year: Cameron Fitzgerald, Sr., Owen County

Catcher: Coy Willhoite, So., Carroll County

First Baseman: Cameron Fitzgerald, Sr., Owen County

Second Baseman: Hayden Sneed, Sr., Owen County

Third Baseman: Teagan Moore, Sr., Owen County

Shortstop: Bladin Moore, Sr., Eminence

Outfielder: Cameron Bond, Sr., Owen County

Outfielder: John Nickell, Sr., Eminence

Outfielder: Luke Lyons, Sr., Henry County

Outfielder: Bray Taylor, Sr., Trimble County

Utility: Elijah League, Sr., Eminence

Utility: Aden Stephenson, Jr., Carroll County

Pitcher: Cayden Dezarn, Jr., Owen County

Pitcher: Eli Rice, Sr., Owen County

Pitcher: Parker Bowles, Sr., Henry County

Pitcher: Landon Isaacs, Sr., Carroll County

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