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Blackwood wins Hitter of Year

Published 2:40pm Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Hartselle junior shortstop Brett Blackwood was named to the Alabama Sports Writers Association’s Super All-State baseball team and was recognized as the Class 5A Hitter of the Year.

The Class 5A All-State shortstop collected 103 hits in 2013, the most in a season for AHSAA.

South Carolina signee Jackson Smith was one of the four 5A all-state pitchers. Chris Brown, who signed with the University of Alabama-Huntsville, was the Class 5A all-state catcher.

Hartselle senior Deacon Aldridge and Priceville’s Ryan Madewell received honorable mention.

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