By Stephen R. Farris
Mexia News Sports
The 18-4A all-district baseball teams for 2016 were released this week, which includes three Mexia players making first team.
Blackcat pitcher Avery Williams was named to the first team, along with teammates Darius Dorsey (outfield) and Eric Wells (utility player).
Making the district’s academic team were Case Adair, Dorsey, Williams, Jimmy Owens, Wells, Bryce Sterling, JoRel Lockhart and Zack Klosterman.
Adair, Dorsey and Owens earned second team all-state academic honors.
Williams will also be playing in the upcoming FCA Victory Bowl baseball game on June 10.
The following is the complete list of players from District 18-4A that made first and second team all-district.
District MVP – Kyle Poe, Sr., Madisonville
Offensive Player of the Year – Darren Blakely, Jr., Madisonville
Pitcher of the Year – Kasey Williamson, Soph., Madisonville