Baylor baseball’s Kyle Hill and Davis Wendzel continue to pile up All-America honors.
Hill has been named a first-team All-American by both D1Baseball.com and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, and landed a third-team selection from Perfect Game USA. Wendzel earned third-team honors from D1Baseball and was an honorable mention pick from Perfect Game USA.
Hill, a finalist for the NCBWA’s Stopper of the Year honor, didn’t allow a run his senior year, recording a 6-0 record with seven saves. He was a 10th-round pick by the Seattle Mariners.
Wendzel, the Trib’s Big 12 Player of the Year, led the conference in batting average (.377) while smacking 19 doubles and 42 RBIs. He was taken No. 41 overall by the Texas Rangers.
Waco Tigers hosting summer hoops tourney
The Waco Tigers Basketball Organization is hosting a summer basketball tournament on June 22 at University High School.
All area AAU, select and summer league teams are invited to participate. Teams are guaranteed a minimum of three games. Entry fee is $200 per team.
There will be boys and girls divisions for fifth/sixth grade, seventh grade, eighth grade, ninth and 10th grades, and varsity. For more information or to register, contact Earl Stinnett at (254) 715-2615 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Parkview hires new football coach, AD
Parkview Christian has a new athletic director, hiring Josh Hayes to oversee its sports programs.
Hayes has spent the past two years at Mount Calm, where he served as the head football and head basketball coach at the junior high as well as the high school varsity baseball coach and an assistant on the varsity football and basketball teams.
At Parkview, Hayes will be AD, head football coach, and head baseball coach.
Hayes follows Bryce Frazier, a Parkview alum who tallied a 23-13 football record in three seasons and led the Pacers to the TCAL Division II state title in 2017.
Exercise seminar set for this weekend
Van Davis will hold an Exercise Band Seminar for people of all fitness levels from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Crestview Church Activity Center (7129 New Delhi).
Participants will learn basic exercise techniques using exer-tubing bands, followed by a sample workout.
Cost is $35, which includes an exercise band. To reserve a spot, email email@example.com with the participant’s name and contact phone number. For more information, call Davis at (254) 716-8605.
NFL stars headline 10th annual Killeen camp
Killeen’s Leo Buckley Stadium will host the 10th annual Kids Advantage Camp on June 22, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
NFL stars from Central Texas like Derrick Johnson and Jerrell Freeman will be taking part as counselors, as well as founding members Roy Miller, Tommie Harris, Juaquin Iglesias and Dominique Ziegler.
It includes both football and cheerleading instruction, and is free to ages 8-17. To sign up, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/10th-annual-centex-football-cheer-camp-tickets-46241818524?aff=ebapi&ref=eios