The TimesDaily's all-decade baseball team:

Isaac Alexander, Muscle Shoals — Batted .400 with 52 RBIs as a junior in 2016; everyday shortstop at Jacksonville State hit .306 and .286 over last two full seasons.

Blake Bennett, Haleyville  Two-time all-state selection in Class 4A had a 1.61 ERA and 324 strikeouts during his career at Haleyville; now plays for Alabama.

Austin Bohannon, Russellville — Batted .322 as a junior in 2015 and went 14-1 with 1.22 ERA while hitting 337 with five homers as senior, helping Golden Tigers win two state championships; played two years at Shelton State Community College; now pitches for UAB and had a 2.66 ERA through 20 1/3 innings this spring.

Tanner Bozeman, Shoals Christian — Batted .413 with 21 RBIs as a freshman; batted .445 as a junior to be 2015 Class 1A Alabama player of the year, helping Flame win a state championship.

Thomas Burrows, Mars Hill — Two-time TimesDaily 1A-3A baseball player of the year; went 12-1 with 149 strikeouts and an 0.78 ERA while batting .400 with six homers as senior; had an 0.73 ERA as a junior at Alabama; drafted in the fourth round of the 2016 MLB draft by the Seattle Mariners; currently in the Braves’ minor league system.

Luke Daniel, Muscle Shoals/Wilson  First-team all-state Class 4A pitcher in 2019 with a 7-1 record, 0.58 ERA and 84 strikeouts.

Brax Garrett, Florence — Two-time Alabama Class 6A pitcher of the year and two-time TimesDaily 4A-6A pitcher of the year; 0.75 ERA with 141 strikeouts as a junior and 0.62 ERA with 131 Ks as a senior; drafted No. 7 overall in the 2016 MLB draft by the Miami Marlins; currently in the Marlins’ minor league system.

Cody Greenhill, Russellville — Starred on three Class 5A state championship teams; went 7-1 with 1.90 ERA, 13-3 with an 0.99 ERA and 12-2 with an 0.74 ERA over his final three years of high school; was TimesDaily pitcher of the year and Class 5A pitcher of the year; helped Auburn reach College World Series in 2019; in 2020, allowed no runs over 12 2/3 innings before season was called off.

Cole Henry, Florence — was 6-0 with a 1.58 ERA as a sophomore and was TimesDaily 4A-6A pitcher of the year in 2018 as senior with 1.77 ERA; went 4-2 with a 3.39 ERA as LSU freshman in 2019; drafted in the second round of the 2020 MLB draft by the Washington Nationals.

C.K. Irby, Mars Hill — Batted .400 with nine homers, 45 RBIs and 20 stolen bases and went 6-0 with an 0.72 ERA as 2010 TimesDaily 1A-3A player of the year and Alabama Class 2A pitcher of the year; had a 2.48 ERA and 2.06 ERA in first two years at Samford, also hitting .340 with five home runs as a sophomore; drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 10th round of the 2013 MLB draft and pitched four years in the minors.

Austin Kitterman, Russellville — Made first-team all-state in 2016, when he was 10-1 and hit .321; pitched clinching game of the 2016 Class 5A state championship series; pitched 15 1/3 innings this spring for West Alabama before season was called off.

Blake Logan, Muscle Shoals — 2012 TimesDaily 4A-6A player of the year; played four years and was three-year starting catcher at Auburn, finishing career with a .262 average, 40 doubles, six homers and 100 RBIs; now works as Auburn baseball’s director of player development.

Nick Masonia, Brooks — His 66 career home runs remain an AHSAA record; won his second and third TimesDaily 4A-6A player of the year awards in 2010 and 2011; played for Northwest Florida State College and Troy, hitting .243 and .262 with a total of 10 home runs in two years with Troy.

Brycen Parrish, Wilson — Made Class 4A all-state team in 2019 after going 6-3 with an 0.50 ERA and 83 strikeouts; will play for UNA.

Riley Phillips, Brooks — Hit .479 with 55 runs scored as a junior, earning 2014 TimesDaily 4A-6A hitter of the year honor; batted .460 with 22 doubles as a senior in 2015.

Colt Smith, Mars Hill  Went 7-0 with a 1.52 ERA and hit .351 with 17 extra-base hits as a junior for 2018 state runner-up; went 10-1 with an 0.84 ERA and hit .440 with eight homers as a senior in 2019, helping Mars Hill win Class 1A state title; now plays football for Jacksonville State.

Reed Smith, Russellville — Two-time state champ and 2015 state finals MVP batted .490 as a junior and then as a senior hit .425 with 21 doubles and six triples; two-time first-team Class 5A all-state player; played at Dyersburg State and now plays for Troy.

Grant Taylor, Florence — LSU commit went 5-3 with a 2.28 ERA as a sophomore in 2019 and was TimesDaily’s 4A-7A pitcher of the year.

Peyton Thomas, Phil Campbell — Two-time TimesDaily 1A-3A hitter of the year; batted .437 with 12 homers as junior and .469 with 10 homers as senior; currently at UNA.

Blade Tidwell, Loretto — 2019 Class A Mr. Baseball in Tennessee batted .521 with 22 doubles, five triples and seven home runs and had an 0.68 ERA with 136 strikeouts as a junior; will pitch for Tennessee next spring.

Devan Traglia, Shoals Christian — 2011 Class 1A pitcher of the year and three-time all-state player helped Flame win 2010, 2011 and 2012 Class 1A state titles; played at Samford and transferred to UNA, where he had 3.74 and 3.64 ERAs over two seasons.

John Trousdale, Lauderdale County — 2016 Alabama Class 3A player of the year when he hit .455 with 13 triples; started career at Alabama and transferred to UAH, where he batted .364 this spring before the season was cut short.

Drake Tucker, Brooks — Helped Brooks to two Class 4A runner-up finishes; was TimesDaily’s 4A-6A hitter of the year in 2013; played two years at Wallace State-Hanceville and two at UNA, batting .365 with 12 extra-base hits as a college senior.

Carson Villalta, Brooks — 2019 TimesDaily 4A-7A hitter of the year with a .382 average, 10 doubles, three triples and five home runs; pitched complete game to clinch Class 4A state championship series for Brooks’ first title; will play for UAH.

Judd Ward, Russellville — Batted .504 as sophomore, .488 as junior and .407 with 19 extra-base hits as a senior, leading Russellville to state titles all three seasons; 2016 Alabama Class 5A player of the year; batted .272 with 19 extra-base hits in 2019 to help Auburn reach College World Series.

Ryan Weathers, Loretto Batted .516 with seven homers and had an 0.11 ERA in 63 innings as junior, leading Loretto to 2017 Class A state title; 2018 Gatorade national baseball player of the year, when he batted .392 with five homers and had an 0.10 ERA in 69 1/3 innings, helping Loretto to a state runner-up finish; drafted No. 7 overall in the 2018 MLB draft by the San Diego Padres; now working in their minor league system.

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