orangeleader.com (Orange, Texas)

July 29, 2013

OF's Smith, BC's Pittman nab All-State honor

Van Wade
The Orange Leader

ORANGE — Two local baseball standouts made the Texas Sports Writers Association All-State Class 3A Baseball Team.

Orangefield standout Braxton Smith made Honorable Mention both as a pitcher and as a shortstop. Bridge City’s Preston Pittman landed as a Honorable Mention selection as a pitcher.

District 21-3A champion Silsbee placed three on the elite unit.

Second baseman Jordan Gore made the First Team. Pitcher Tyler Powell picked up Second Team honors while shortstop Montana Garcia landed on the Third Team.